Cattle Health Technician- $1,000 Hiring Bonus
Adams Land & Cattle
Contact: Rachel Fuxa
327 S 1st Ave Broken Bow, NE 68822
Here at Adams, our Cattle Health team start and end their day caring for cattle. Do you share the same passion? We're looking for individuals with doctoring experience to join our Cattle Health team, operating our Mobile Hospital Units and working in the areas of doctoring, necropsy, and recoup.
This person will be responsible for:
Assisting cattle health team with all cattle doctoring, cattle movement, management of special pens, and necropsy.
Operating mobile hospital units, including applying treatment protocols based on diagnosis, collecting and inputting data into computer, and relocating animal based off diagnosis and protocol.
Monitoring and sorting cattle in special pens
Reviewing reports and assisting with loading railer cattle trucks.
Evaluating chronics and restart pens on a weekly basis when in necropsy.
Rotating with team members to verify special pen cattle weekly through the verification process out on the yard and in the office.
Sorting and transporting cattle from different areas on foot or via recoup truck and trailer.
Assisting with post-mortem examinations as needed.
Evaluating and euthanizing non-ambulatory cattle when required.
Coordinating with horseback personnel on hay bale needs and the processing crew on stalk bale needs.
Communicating constantly within team and with other teams to maintain a safe and productive work environment.
Reporting vet pen and general pen maintenance to cattle health supervisor.
Safely operating equipment (e.g. tractors, pay loaders, mobile hospitals, trucks and trailers).
Performing preventative maintenance, inspections, and pre-start checks on equipment and facilities daily.
Maintaining, cleaning, washing, and disinfecting equipment and facilities daily and as needed.
Doing your part in helping the cattle health team complete daily and weekly tasks.
Troubleshooting computer issues and contacting leadership and/or IT as needed.
Attending shift startup meetings, daily as scheduled.
Staying current with all required trainings and SOP's.
Assisting in other areas of cattle production as needed.
Meeting punctuality and attendance expectations.
Skills and qualifications:
Individual must be team-oriented and self-motivated.
High attention to detail.
Ability to use analytical techniques for problem solving, coordination, and decision making.
Driven, organized, action-orientated, and ability to multi-task.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Positive attitude and strong work ethic.
Computer skills and knowledge.
Previous cattle and BQA knowledge and experience.
Commitment to safety and quality culture.
This position requires:
Individual must be able to work holidays, extended hours, and weekends.
Individual must be able to work in adverse weather conditions.
Exerting 25-50 pounds of force rarely; 10-20 pounds frequently. Standing, sitting, walking, carrying, lifting/lowering, pushing/pulling, bending, twisting, climbing, crawling, stairs, reaching/handling/grasping occasionally; kneeling/crouching rarely.
Starting Wage: $15.00 to $19.00 per hour
$1,000 Hiring Bonus
Comprehensive Benefits which begin on Day 1 of employment including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, bonus plan, company match 401(k), and more!
Apply online at https://adamslandandcattle.com/careers