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Ranch Hand

Arnold Farms, Inc.

Hinsdale, MT

$15.68 per hour


Recruitment Information

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Job Description

Full Time:
Number of Workers Requested:
Job Duties:
Duties may include: Assist with general calving/foal operations such as examining calves/foals to detect illness, injury, or disease, and to check physical characteristics, such as rate of weight gain. Provide medical treatment, such as administering medications and vaccinations, or arrange for veterinarians to provide more extensive treatment. Help with vaccinations, branding of calves/foals, and weaning of calves/foals from milk to start their grain-based diet. Worker will be responsible for hauling manure to appropriate piles or fields, help with sorting livestock, loading/unloading livestock from trailers, prepare feed and mix in additives, check feed equipment, clean/maintain feed equipment, inspect water sources/equipment, clean/maintain/repair water system, inspect livestock for illness and injuries, separate sick livestock from the herd, move sick/injured livestock to treatment area, administer medications/injury care or arrange for veterinarians to provide more extensive treatment, administer vaccinations for new livestock, confine livestock to stalls, groom livestock, castrate livestock, weigh livestock, spray livestock with insecticide, inspect pens/stables, clean/disinfect pens/stables, remove old bedding, prepare new bedding, maintain livestock equipment, transport livestock to pastures, construct fencing for livestock, maintain windbreaks/fencing, prepare livestock for market. Help with daily farming duties such as helping with irrigation, repairing gaskets and piping for irrigation, welding, removing piping from fields, spray weeds in fields, winterizing ranch, build/repair ranch structures, & other related Ranch Hand activities as per SOC/OES 45-2093 ( Possible weekend/holiday work.
Job Classification:
45-2093.00 - Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
Months of Experience Required:
Special Requirements:
Must be 18 years of age. Worker has 3 days from date of hire to show proof of legal authorization to work in the United States. Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Static strength; exert max muscle force to lift, push, pull, unload, carry objects up to 60lbs (possible 2-person); may climb, walk, stand, reach, balance, sit, stoop, bend, squat, wash, clean: equip, grounds, area. All applicants must be able, willing and qualified to perform work described and must be available for the entire period specified and work throughout all areas of intended employment. Variable weather conditions may apply. Worker must be able to obtain a valid US Driver's License within 2 weeks of reporting to work.
Number of Hours Per Week:
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:30 A.M. - 5:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Arnold Farms, Inc.
Hinsdale, MT 59241
Telephone Number:


1063 Genevieve Rd, Hinsdale , MT 59241

Job Order Details

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Multiple Worksites:
Additional Wage Information:
High wage offer of $16.00 per hour. Based on experience.
Date Posted: