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Feedlot Cowboy 2 Grandview Feedlot Full Time LL

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

This role assists in the care and treatment of cattle; acts as a liaison in order to communicate job assignments to the cowboy crew from the Feedlot and/or Cattle Manager by performing various duties.

Key Responsibilities
  • Monitors cattle by riding feedlot pens and/or open range in order to identify sick, injured, or stressed animals.
  • Removes the sick or injured animals to be medically treated.
Typical Education
Relevant Experience
3+ years related experience and/or training
Required Certifications
Other Information

Ability to saddle and ride a horse. Must provide own tack. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk and use hands/fingers to handle, manipulate, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance, color, and peripheral vision, as well as depth perception. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions and is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

Job Requisition ID: 795

Travel Required: None

Location(s): Simplot Livestock Co Feedlot - Grand View 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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