No photo description available.Askin Land & Livestock LLC

Wheatland, WY 

H2A Available Job

Number of Workers Requested:  9

Full Time:  No
By Aug 1 all livestock pairs have been moved back to the herd and are on the range. We lease 3 primary range sites. Animals are moved frequently to different areas on the range. Range feeding extends from August to April. The worker must be able to demonstrate a knowledge of cattle, sheep and goats. The Open Range Livestock Herder will be required to be On-Call 24/7 and live and work on the range more than 50% of the time. Range Duties include: Attends livestock that is grazing on range or pasture. Herds livestock and rounds up strays using trained dogs. Takes down and sets up of portable electric fencing and also working corrals. Beds down livestock near evening campsite and within night pen. Guards Livestock from predatory animals with the help of livestock guardian dogs, and from eating poisonous plants. Drenches livestock. May examine livestock for signs of illness and administer vaccines, medications and insecticides according to instruction. May perform other farm or ranch chores related to the production and husbandry of livestock on an incidental basis. May sort and cut culls. May feed livestock supplementary rations. May be able to ride and handle horses in a manner to assure the safety of the worker, co-workers and livestock. Employee must be willing to perform tasks capably and efficiently without close supervision, and live and work singly or in small groups of workers in isolated areas for extended periods of time. The job may entail operating a 4-wheeler for movement of livestock. Worker must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 100 pounds. Most duties are performed out-of-doors and entail exposure to extreme heat and cold; dust, rain, snow, and wind; and herding hazards; poisonous snakes and predators common in range lands. General supervision will be provided by the ranch owner.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:  Yes
Months of Experience Required:  6
Special Requirements:  Driving Required on Ranch Only

Employer Information

Company Name:  Askin Land & Livestock LLC
Location:  Wheatland, WY 82201
Telephone Number:  +13073514875

Worksite Address:

290 Kaan Road, Lusk, WY 82225

Tagged as: H2A Available Jobs

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