Student Full/Part-Time Employment

Stallbaumer Farms, INC.

Combining strong traditions in agriculture to build a legacy that future generations can stand on

Full time Farm/Ranch Position in South Central Custer County.

Seeking a self-motivated, detail oriented individual to help with a diversified farming operation.  Work will include disking, running the strip till machine, side dressing fertilizer, cultivating, ridging, irrigating (pivots & gravity), hay harvesting, row crop harvesting, trucking, calving, feeding and general feedlot and ranch work.  Farming operation consists of mostly irrigated farm ground farmed with modern JD equipment.  Experience with large equipment and a CDL desired. Wage negotiable based on experience.

You will split time between farming duties and ranching duties depending on the time of year.  We are looking to expand our cattle numbers, so need someone who knows cattle and wants to grow with us.

 If you are experienced, motivated, and a self-starter we want to hear from you!

 Please send resume and references to or call Curtis at 308-870-1970 or Marla at 308-870-1971. (Posted 11.4.15)


The Farm Service Agency

The Farm Service Agency is currently recruiting for Program Technician positions in three Nebraska locations.  Please read the specifics below regarding each vacancy.

The selectees will perform a wide range of technical and program support duties to assist in administering all FSA agricultural programs at the field office level.

Area of consideration:  The announcements are open to All Sources.  No prior Federal Service is required.  All interested persons may apply.

GS Program Technician – Hall County (Grand Island, NE)

Announcement Number:  FSA-16-0086-NE-SN can be found at the following link.

The vacancy announcement opened today, October 29, 2015.

The vacancy announcement will close Monday, November 9, 2015.

GS Program Technician – Holt County (O’Neill, NE)

Announcement Number:  FSA-16-0087-NE-SN can be found at the following link.

The vacancy announcement opened yesterday, October 28, 2015.

The vacancy announcement will close Friday, November 6, 2015.

CO Program Technician – Furnas County (Beaver City, NE)

The Furnas County Office (Beaver City, NE) vacancy is at the following link:

The vacancy announcement opened today, October 29, 2015.

The vacancy announcement will close Thursday, November 12, 2015.

Specific information regarding the position, qualification requirements and how to apply is outlined in each vacancy announcement.  Please note that it is an online application process.  If you are unsure which Grade level to apply for, select the box in front of every grade level. 

Please closely follow the instructions under HOW TO APPLY: in each vacancy announcement.

For the CO PT Vacancy in Furnas County only:

Please ensure you submit the required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities supplemental statements.  Failure to address and include these supporting statements will result in an ineligible rating and the applicant will not be considered.

 If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.  Please note that the above vacancies close on different dates.

 If you wish to be removed from this email listing, please let me know.  Thank you. (posted 10.29.15)

Patty Kmiecik
Administrative Specialist
USDA-Farm Service Agency
Nebraska State Office
' (402) 437-5287
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Lone creek Cattle Company

Lone Creek Cattle Company has several full time opportunities. Click here to see the job descriptions. (Posted 10.18.15)

Veterinary Technician - Wyoming

Carbon County Veterinary Hospital is currently looking to hire another technician to join our busy practice. Applicants should be graduates of a veterinary technician program, but we are willing to train a new graduate. Job requirements include, but are not limited to: general care and husbandry of hospitalized animals; animal restraint and IV catheter placement; surgical preparation and monitoring; performing prophylactic dental procedures; taking digital radiographs; checking in and rooming appointments; providing nursing care and first aid; administering medications, shots or treatments; collecting and maintaining patient records; and running in house blood analyzers.

Applicants must have good client communication skills, both on and off the phone. They must be able to multi-task and perform in a fast paced environment. This is a full time position, Monday through Friday. We off a full package of benefits such as, paid time off, medical, dental, vision and life insurance as well as a simple IRA.

Carbon County Veterinary Hospital is a three doctor mixed animal clinic located in Rawlins, Wyoming. We specialize in orthopedic and large animal medicine, but because of our rural location we also administer medical attention and expertise for all animals. If you feel that you may be qualified to fill this position and become a member of this family oriented animal practice, please submit your resume to Dr. Warner McFarland at (Posted 10.15.15)

Water resources Coordinator

The Lower Niobrara Natural Resources District in Butte is accepting applications for a full-time Water Resources Coordinator.

DUTIES INCLUDE: Implementation of the Integrated Management Plan, chemigation inspections, collect and analyze water samples, groundwater measurements, mapping, collect and analyze flow meter readings, pumping of dedicated monitoring wells, well ranking and assist with acre certification.

QUALIFICATIONS: Computer Literacy, Applied Associates or Bachelors Degree in Technical Agriculture, Natural Resources or equivalent, or experience in water resources, working knowledge of ARCGIS.

CLOSING DATE: December 4, 2015

SEND RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO: Lower Niobrara NRD, P.O. Box 350 Butte NE 68722. The Lower Niobrara Natural Resources District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (Posted 10.15.15)

Center Pivot Irrigation Tech - Kansas

Looking for a person who has knowledge /experience in center pivot operation and trouble shooting. Able to weld and work with steel and PVC water line connections. Company offers wages depending on experience/ will train the right person. Full medical for employee and family/ paid vacation and 401 plan.

Contact...Randy @ Hi Plains Farm Equipment/ Dodge City Ks. 67801 or call 620-225-0064 or cell 620-255-9999  email (Posted 10.12.15)

Truck Driver -Lincoln, NE

Sanimax provides environmental solutions to the agri-food industry. Our company is currently seeking Truck Drivers that share our vision, to “be the very best” at what we do. As a Sanimax Truck Driver, you will travel to local commercial locations to collect and transport materials to be recycled and repurposed. The unique opportunity to drive our specialized fleet of trucks to local routes will help to eliminate unnecessary waste, support local businesses, and contribute to community initiatives - all while getting you home every day. For more details of this position click here or call 920-455-8088. (Posted 10.9.15)

Commodity Grader

Quality Assessment Division of USDA currently has openings in Colorado, Nebraska and Kansas for Agricultural Commodity Grader (Meat).  What our graders do is grade the carcasses at the plants that harvest the animals, whether it is Beef, Lamb or Veal.  The factors that we use are also what the Livestock Judging Teams call in the different plants like Tyson Fresh Meats in Lexington, NE.

For more job details or to apply go to:

All of our locations are listed on this continuous announcement, but currently we have openings in: Garden City, KS; Greeley, CO; Ft. Morgan, CO; Dakota City, NE
 (Posted 10.9.15)

Crop Farming/Ranch Hand

Stagemeyer Cattle Co., a family owned and operated livestock & farming operation in north central Nebraska, is looking to fill a full-time position.  Employee will be involved in heifer development, calving, A.I. breeding, and feedlot operations.  Row crop farming with center pivot oversight is also included in duties.  Candidates should have related experience, a willingness to learn and work with livestock, equipment, and others, and a desire to be involved in the beef production industry.  Email resume and work references to Call if you have any questions 402-338-5562. (Posted 10.9.15)

Veterinary Technician - North Platte, NE

Job Description:  Large animal technician with flexibility to work with small animals when needed.  A veterinary technician is to assist the doctors in all their procedures so they are able to most efficiently treat patients and maximize production.  A veterinary technician is to handle the patient flow and service clients so that they feel as comfortable as possible before, during and after treatment of their animals.

Contact Laurie Dethlefs at the North Platte Veterinary Clinic with any questions at 308-532-0366. Email ( or send (402 E Fremont Dr, North Platte, NE 69101) your resume. (Posted 10.9.16)

Custer County Cattle Ranch

Custer County Cattle Ranch seeking a hired hand. Must be dependable, honest and ready to be put to work. Hours include Monday thru Friday with occasional Saturday’s during the busy seasons. Housing available, References required.

CONTACT: Riley Seda to schedule an interview 308-880-0828. (Posted 10.8.15)

Alliance Animal Clinic

If you are looking for clinical experience in a mixed animal practice, working with several DVM’s and LVT’s, we urge you to consider Alliance Animal Clinic in Alliance, Nebraska.

We have 4 veterinarians in our practice. While ours is a mixed practice, we utilize our LVT’s primarily in the clinic.  It is helpful if you have an interest and background in livestock, but it’s essential that you like the companion animal portion of the practice.  Much of your client contact and your patient time will be spent with companion animals.  We also do some exotic and avian work.

We offer a competitive rate of pay, profit sharing plan, paid time off, a continuing education stipend and the opportunity to use the skills you have acquired in school in a fast paced, team oriented work atmosphere. If you have questions, give me a call at 308-762-4140 or email (Posted 10.8.15)

Veterinary Technician - Hastings, NE

We are a 5 Doctor mixed animal AAHA  practice that is looking for another veterinary technician for our small animal practice. We are a full service veterinary hospital that specializes in quality, compassionate veterinary care.  Our hospital offers routine exams and vaccinations, surgery, In-house lab (Idexx), digital x-ray, surgical and therapy laser and a boarding facility.  We currently have two full time technicians on staff and our looking to add a third full time position with benefits. The ideal candidate must have strong customer service skills and be a team player with an emphasis on patient care. We are located in Hastings, Nebraska. Please email your resume to or fax to 402-463-9807. (Posted 10.5.15)

Lisensed Veterinary Technician - McCook, NE

High Volume mixed animal practice. Cattle:  pregnancy checks, vaccinations, treatments, herd work. Lab Work: Fecals, CBCs, Chemistries. Surgery: Assist during surgery, prepare packs, surgical room. Nursing Care; IV catheters, fluids, pre and post op care. Radiology: CR. Anesthesia: injectable and Isoflurane, intubation, monitoring. Work Week: Full time position, 4 days a week, alternate weekends.  Red Willow Animal Hospital in McCook, NE contact us at 308-345-4143 or email us at (Posted 9.30.15)

Veterinary Technician-Kansas

Western Edge Veterinary Center is looking for a Veterinary Technician. This clinic is a small, mixed clinic with a specialty in equine species and there are two Veterinarians who practice there. We receive referrals from much of southwestern Kansas. For more information about this position click here. (Posted 9.21.15)

Veterinary Technician - Torrington, WY

Goshen Veterinary Clinic is looking to hire an energetic, team oriented, graduate Veterinary Technician. Experience is preferred, however, a new graduate would be considered. Wages based on experienced and hours are negotiable. Please drop off resume at 4548 Hwy 26/85 in Torrington, WY 82240 or email them at (Posted 9.21.15)

Research Technologist I

The principal job duty of the research technologist will be to perform accurate high frequency ultrasound on small animals based on the PI’s direction. This position will involve handling and working with experimental animals. Minor surgical procedures may be required. While some training will be offered, experience in this area will be helpful. Some knowledge of mammalian physiology is helpful. Click here for more information about this position. To apply send a resume directly to Dr. Zucker at and have them put a heading on it  Veterinary Technician – Curtis in the subject line. (Bachelors not required.) (Posted 9.14.15)

Head Cowboy/Cowboy

Head Cowboy/Cowboy- Roberts Cattle Company has an immediate opening for an experienced full time cowboy. The successful candidate for this position must demonstrate excellent horsemanship and cattle handling skills and be able to pass post offer employment testing.  This position offers competitive wages commensurate with experience and a generous benefits package.  All interested individuals should call 308-324-5611 or apply in person at Roberts Cattle Company, 75590 Road 436, Lexington, NE 68850. (Posted 9.8.15)

West Villa Animal Hospital Vet Tech

Now hiring a full-time veterinary technician. Must be an energetic team player and able to work some evenings, weekends, and on-call rotation. Friendly work environment with competitive salary and benefits. Resumes may be mailed to: Office Manager West Villa Animal Hospital 2518 W 24th St Kearney NE 68845 or emailed to: (Posted 9.8.15)

Elevator Operations

Anton COOP is taking applications for an Elevator Operations individual with good leadership and organization skills are needed. Job responsibilities include operation, maintenance and repair of grain handling equipment and facilities. Shipping, grading, receiving and grain quality control are included responsibilities. Full time position with benefits. Salary dependent on experience and qualifications. Call Chet for appointment at 970-383-2411 or send resume to Anton Coop, Box 49, Anton, CO 80801. (Posted 8.31.15)

Grain Originator

Sales and/or Marketing experience would be helpful. Strong people communication skills are needed. Knowledge or experience with commodity futures and options. Asset proprietary training will need to be completed by successful applicant. Excellent career opportunity for a young individual interested in ag related business. Contact Anton COOP in Anton, Colorado at 970-383-2411 or (Posted 8.31.15)

Flatwater Veterinary Services - Vet Tech

Looking for a licensed Vet Tech that wants to work with both large and small animals, no exotics. We will provide a competitive salary, Continuing Education stipend, vacation and sick leave after a 6 month probation.  You will need to be able to work 40 to 45 hours a week, some weeks more, ability to lift 50 pounds, be proficient with animal care and handling, have the ability to place IV catheters, process x-rays and perform dentals, work with cattle and operate a hydraulic cattle chute.  We are a fast growing clinic, with one Veterinarian, but hoping to need another soon.  We just moved in to a brand new building in January 2015 and look forward to many years serving our clients! Flatwater Veterinary Services PO Box 508 Bridgeport, NE 69336, Phone (308) 262-2013. (Posted 8.25.15)

t-heart Ranch intern/Full-time

Look to our website for more information:  Housing is available on the ranch, and we are looking for someone motivated, independent, honest and reliable, that may be looking for a long-term employment position to continue after graduation. Contact us by emailing Shane or by calling 719-850-3082. (Posted 8.14.15) 

Technical Service Trainer Reinke Manufacturing

Reporting to the Technical Service Manager, the Technical Service Trainer will work as a team member in the Technical Services Group – a team that provides product knowledge, technical support, and especially comprehensive technical training and support services to our extensive dealer network. Technical Service Trainers work alongside experienced technical service trainers and engineers in the wider engineering department. For more information about this position click here. You may submit a resume to or may mail it to Reinke Manufacturing, Human Resources , PO Box 566, Deshler, NE 68340. (Posted 8.12.15)

Additional Resources

American Animal Hospital Association - AAHA's Career Center

Veterinary Technician & Veterinary Assistant related jobs
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University of Nebraska-Lincoln Employment Opportunities

UNL Husker Hire Link

Volunteer With the HSVMA
The HSVMA Field Services Program (aka Rural Area Veterinary Services) is a non-profit veterinary outreach program combining community service and veterinary education to bring free veterinary services to underserved rural communities throughout the United States and Latin America. As a student volunteer, you will have the unique opportunity to gain real life clinical experience while helping animals in need.