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Ranch Jobs: Wanted - Ranch Hand - Heifer Development - Montana #170384
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Posted by: rockspringsranch [see other ads by this poster]
City: Decker [see other ads in this city]
State: Montana [see other ads in this state]
Job Title: Ranch Hand- Heifer Development
Employer: Rock Springs Land and Cattle
Salary: DOE
Room & Board: Yes
Phone #: 1234567890

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Position Title: Ranch Hand

Employer: Rock Springs Land and Cattle

Location: Decker, Montana

Rock Springs Land and Cattle is a family-owned, forward-thinking, cattle operation located in Decker, Montana. The ranch is located about 25 miles NE of Sheridan, Wyoming. The ranch currently operates on 25,000+ acres with 1500+ head of yearling heifers. The current cattle enterprise consists of buying heifer calves in the fall and breeding them the following summer to sell as bred and open heifers. We believe in managing our land, livestock, people, and finances in a holistic context to ensure a better future for all. We strive to maintain a strong team culture to achieve a shared vision. We believe in constantly adapting ourselves and the operation to new environments and opportunities.

Position Overview: The primary purpose of this position is to ensure the health and care of the ranch’s cattle. This position will work with and report to the ranch foreman, who reports to the general manager. Almost all cattle work is completed horseback. Most work will occur Monday-Friday and Saturday mornings, however the nature of ranching may require work outside these planned hours.


Daily management of cattle including:

• Monitoring grass and moving pastures per the Grazing Plan

• Supplying, monitoring, and recordkeeping of mineral/supplement use

• Identifying and doctoring sick cattle

• Recordkeeping of health treatments and medicine inventory

• Maintaining permanent fence

• Set up and take down of temporary electric fence

• Handling, feeding, and recordkeeping of hay and protein supplements

General ranch work including:

• Construction of new fence

• Water infrastructure projects

• Facility maintenance and improvements


• Minimum of 3 years experience in cattle care

• Ability to ride and rope in difficult terrain

• Experience with or willingness to learn Bud Williams Stockmanship

• Open-minded to new ideas, principles, and practices

Ideal candidate qualities:

• Maintains a positive attitude and works to achieve the goals of the operation

• Able and willing to adapt and overcome challenges from new enterprises or practices

• Works well with others and alone while maintaining a team mentality

• Prompt and clear communication skills

• Passionate about proper stockmanship and good horsemanship

• Experienced in caring for freshly weaned calves

• Able to operate skid steer and backhoe

Compensation and benefits

• Very new 3-bedroom house and utilities, including internet

• Competitive Salary DOE

• Health insurance

• Feed and shoes for up to 5 horses

• Vehicle and trailer provided for ranch use

• Educational opportunities provided in areas such as grazing management, stockmanship, or horsemanship

To apply:

Please email resume and three references to

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