Ranch Hand in Flatonia, TX 78941

Private Residence

Job Description
Job Title: Ranch Hand
Responsibilities:

Maintain the ranch grounds, including fence lines, lawn and garden, and other outdoor areas
Ability to operate heavy machinery, tractors, skid steer loader, farm implements and lawn equipment for various ranch operations
Assist with the cultivation and growing of crops and plants
Ability to maintain, troubleshoot and potentially repair equipment
General knowledge of power tools, hand tools, and handling of assorted tools properly and safely
Perform heavy lifting and manual labor tasks as required. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. and have the ability to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, if necessary. This position requires a significant amount of time standing, walking, and driving heavy equipment/tractors.
Can comprehend owner’s instruction manuals, and understand directions and warning labels for miscellaneous products and chemicals
Ability to perform basic math calculations for measuring materials and mixing chemicals

Required:

High School Diploma or GED
Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions
Personal appearance must be neat and clean
Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions
Understands the importance of time management
Valid driver’s license
Must pass background check
Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the farm and ranch.

Experience:

Heavy equipment: 1 year (Preferred)
At least 1-year general labor experience

Education:
High school or equivalent (Preferred)
Job Type: Full Time
Pay: $19.00 – $22.00 per hour
Expected hours: 40 per week
Schedule:

10 hour shift
8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

Flatonia, TX 78941: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

Farming/Ranching: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: In person