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Ranch Hand/Admin

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Ranch Hand/Admin

Expiry date
Dec. 31, 2019
Location

San Gregorio, CA
United States

Facility
Pomponio Ranch
Time commitment
Full Time
Minimum work experience
1-2 years
Qualifications
• At least 1-2 years of experience and knowledge working on a ranch.
• Knowledge of safe work practices around horses and other livestock
• Experience in monitoring animal appearance/behavior and communicating any necessary information to superiors
• Must have proof of authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older and drug-free
• Clear background check
• Strong communication skills
• Good organizational skills
• Work effectively with minimal supervision
• Safely operate ATV
• Strong commitment to teamwork
• Work effectively with minimal supervision, self-motivated and self-starter
• Ability to adhere to the organization's policies, procedures and regulations
• Ability to adapt to things changing throughout the day
Compensation type
Depends on Experience
Job Description

Ranch Hand/Admin

Scenic ranch in San Gregorio, Ca., working alongside a wonderful team, with competitive pay.  Catch Your Attention?? 

Pomponio Ranch is a horse and cattle ranch located between San Gregorio and Pescadero.  We apply holistic grazing practices, serving as an example of modern and environmentally-conscious ranching in California and we are immensely proud of our accomplishments thus far. In addition to creating a top-notch ranch, we’ve built successful operations in horse breeding and have a burgeoning meat business. We are offering a great opportunity in a beautiful setting with room to grow with us. We’re currently looking for a Ranch Hand/Admin and offering a competitive compensation package.

To be considered for this position, please forward your resume to email:  [email protected] OR you can request an application be emailed to you.

WE WILL ONLY CONSIDER CANDIDATES W/ RELEVANT EXPERIENCE. 

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Ranch hand duties:
    • Assist in administering medications, vaccinations, or insecticides on livestock as appropriate
    • Clean & maintain animal housing areas
    • Move sheep and cattle
    • Other miscellaneous activities to assist Ranch manager with cattle and sheep operation as needed
  • Administrative duties:
    • Manage database of livestock on the ranch, e.g. maintaining spreadsheets with critical information for each animal.
    • Clerical work, e.g. filing, organize mail, answer phone calls, etc.
    • Manage minimal finance activities, e.g. invoices, billings, etc.
    • General ranch office work

Qualifications/Requirements: 

  • At least 1-2 years of experience and knowledge working on a ranch.
  • Knowledge of safe work practices around horses and other livestock
  • Experience in monitoring animal appearance/behavior and communicating any necessary information to superiors
  • Must have proof of authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older and drug-free
  • Clear background check 
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Work effectively with minimal supervision
  • Safely operate ATV
  • Strong commitment to teamwork
  • Work effectively with minimal supervision, self-motivated and self-starter
  • Ability to adhere to the organization's policies, procedures, and regulations
  • Ability to adapt to things changing throughout the day