Cattle Ranch Herdsman
Herdsman needed to join a team on an established working cattle ranch in Wyoming. Report to Ranch Owner/Manager on everything cattle/ranch related. This Ranch has a distinct mission, vision, and values approach to who they are and what they do. Seeking an experienced cattleman and horseman who has a demonstrated commitment to a career in the cattle industry.
The Ranch cattle business currently consists of 600 mother cows, 400 yearlings, 30 bulls, and 20 horses. The ranch operates on several thousand deeded acres of hay ground and over 150,000 acres of summer grazing on USFS allotments. Further, the ranch operates a four-season outfitting camp that is staffed by a team who live on the ranch.
This full-charge role requires someone to work, teach, and lead in the jobs of winter feeding, calving, branding, summer range management, roundup, fall work, livestock purchases and sales. The preferred candidate is qualified to expertly lead and build up a herd of exceptional working horses for the ranch. The ideal person would contribute to a positive and team-oriented culture with thoughtful communication and effective people skills.
This ranch is looking for someone with personal goals that align with the ranch plans to grow and expand. Substantial advancement opportunities wait for this individual while they learn all aspects of the beef business. More than competitive compensation for the right person or team. Top level housing provided. A couple with family is welcome. Potential work for spouse.