Pen Rider - Ulysses Feedyard
About the Company:
Cactus Feeders, Inc., an Amarillo, Texas-based producer of commercial fed cattle and market hogs. Originally founded as a family company in 1975, Cactus Feeders is 100% Employee Owned with its 800+ employees producing a million fed cattle and 700,000 market hogs annually with gross revenues of over $1 Billion. The Company has cattle feedyards throughout the Texas Panhandle and Southwest Kansas with hog operations in Iowa, South Carolina, and Georgia.
Ulysses Feedyard is actively looking for a pen rider to join our team in Ulysses, Kansas. Join the industry leader and apply today!
- Receiving and checking in cattle (weighing cattle and getting a head count off of the truck
- Placement of cattle in pens
- Checking and caring for the health of cattle
- Processing cattle
- Maintenance and repair of facilities
- Sorting and shipping of cattle
- Must be able to ride a horse and work on foot
- Provide a driver's license
- Education - High school, GED or equivalent (Preferred, but not required)
- Complete a satisfactory pre-employment background screening and drug test
- Physical requirements include: standing, walking, lifting, bending, kneeling, shoveling, working equipment, and handling livestock
- Work Environment: Considerable exposure to weather such as: rain, sleet, snow, hail, heat, cold, wind, dust, and daily close proximity to livestock