North Dakota : Conservation Minded Ranch Manager with Passion for tall-grass prairie restoration – position has been filled Sept. 2018 #868

Conservation Minded Ranch Manager needed to work with owner and appropriate third parties to develop and implement a long-term land conservation plan for 3,000+ acre ranch in North Dakota. The owner’s goal is to improve habitat for white-tail deer, upland game and waterfowl. The ultimate goal is to return the land to historic mid-grass/tall-grass prairie. Ideal candidates will have experience with or a passion for tall-grass prairie restoration.

Some of the significant projects that need to be complete are; prairie and grass land restoration and maintenance, prairie wetland development and restoration, food plot management, tree grove and tree row planting and maintenance.

Ideal candidates will hands-on with a professional approach who display a passion for conservation and prairie restoration. Should be capable of conducting extensive research and developing/implementing a long-term conservation plan while developing annual and semi-annual goals while at the same time working daily towards the achievement of said goals. Candidates should display emotional maturity and excellent communication skills to accommodate the owner’s vision.

Competitive salary and housing on-site provided.

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North Carolina: General Equine Farm Hand position-Potential for a couple team #867

This position is either for a couple or individual in North Carolina. Under the direction of the Farm Manager, the individual or couple hired will assist with any and all general farm duties, from general animal care to grounds and building maintenance. Duties include:

· Attend to the general health and well being of horses and other farm animals, including feeding, mucking out stalls, grooming, turning them out into paddocks or fields, etc. May include occasional riding but that is not a major part of the job.
· Maintain farm buildings, grounds, fields and fences, including mowing, paintings, installing fence, maintenance and repair, etc.
· Using all farm equipment, including trucks, trailers, chainsaws, weed whackers, mowers, tractors, rakes, shovels, etc.

Applicants should love horses and other farm animals and be passionate about their care and wellbeing, in addition to being open minded and willing to learn how this particular Farm handles horses and maintain the property. Application must have a high attention to detail, take pride in a job well done, have a positive attitude and work well as part of a team as well as alone. We are looking for an individual or couple who vies this opportunity not just as a job but as a desirable lifestyle.

Pay and benefits will be based on experience. Housing options are open for discussion

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