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Wildlife/Farm Hand

Deadline:
Employer:
Private Family Ranch
Job Field:
Wildlife
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Texas
Location Detail:
El Campo
Job Description:

   We are a private family waterfowl hunting ranch located in El Campo, Texas. The primary focus of the ranch during the spring and summer months are that of a farming operation, and during the fall and winter months, the main objective is providing exceptional waterfowl hunting opportunities for guests. We are currently looking for a full time wildlife/farm hand to join our team. This position provides a very diverse and rewarding opportunity. 
   Tasks included, but are not limited to: 
   -Seedbed preparation for crops and assisting in planting and cultivating crops. 
   -Checking Irrigation Lines and maintenance of water well motors. 
   -Maintenance of water control structures. 
   - Assisting in moist soil draw downs and monitoring water levels. 
   -Movement and placement of duck blinds to specified locations, along with brushing them to ensure total concealment. 
   -Replacing Pit blinds as they become unusable. 
   -Assisting in blind preparation before hunts i.e. checking cleanliness, setting decoy spreads and ensuring all necessary items are in blinds. 
   -General Ranch up keep: Shredding of roads, filling ruts, checking fence lines. 
   -Maintenance and upkeep of farm equipment and ranch vehicles 
   -Assisting in quality control of headquarters and all ranch structures 
   -Following direction of manager as instructed and ensuring guest satisfaction. 
   -Maintains employee confidence and protects company assets, including intellectual property, by keeping information confidential. 

Qualifications:

  MUST HAVE 
   -Knowledge and Experience in running farm equipment and implements. 
   -Clean Record 
   -Ability to pass a drug screening 
   -Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation 
   -Applicant must be willing to work long hours including weekends and holidays as needed. 
   -Legally able to work in United States 
   -Ability to communicate well with others and take instruction. 
   -Dependable and possessing a positive attitude 
   - Self-starter and ability to work in the summer heat. At times lifting 50lbs + will be necessary. 
    
   -Experience in waterfowl habitat and management is preferred. 

Miscellaneous:

   -No Housing is Provided 
    
   -Work Truck is provided for work related activities. 

Salary:
BOE
Benefits:

 Full Health, Dental, and Vision Benefits. Also, includes a 401k package 

How to Apply:

   Please email resumes and references to richard@comancheranch.com