Pen Rider

Cactus, TX

**Interested Applicants are encouraged to apply in-person at Cactus Feedyard – we are located behind JBS in Cactus, TX**

 

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. 

 

Job Description

Cactus Feedyard is actively looking for pen riders to join our team at Cactus Feedyard in Cactus, Texas. Join the industry leader and apply today!

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Checking and caring for the health of cattle
  • Reporting necessary maintenance and repair of facilities
  • Sorting and shipping of cattle
  • Must be able to ride a horse and work on foot

 

Qualifications: 

  • 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