Doctoring Crew or Processing Crew - Wolf Creek Feedyard

Perryton, TX

About the Company:  

Wolf Creek Feedyard is 1 of 10 Cactus Feeder’s Feedyards located in Perryton, TX. Cactus Feeders, Inc., is an Amarillo, Texas-based producer of commercial fed cattle and market hogs. Originally founded as a family company in 1975, Cactus Feeders is now 100% Employee Owned with its 800+ employees producing a million fed cattle and over 850,000 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:

Wolf Creek Feedyard is seeking individuals to join our Doctoring Crew and our Processing Crew.

 

About the Position:

Doctoring Crew

  • Work within the Cattle Department under the supervision of the doctoring crew manager.
  • Follow all animal health directives from our on-staff veterinarian to correctly diagnose and treat cattle.
  • Daily observation of cattle to monitor animal behavior signs and indicators of illness.
  • Work within the Cattle Department under the supervision of the processing crew manager.
  • Assist with processing protocols for all cattle as they enter the feedyard
  • Administer animal health products and animal identification in accordance with the company policies
  • Ensure the safe and efficient operation of cattle handling and any equipment to process or move cattle.

Processing Crew

  • Work within the Cattle Department under the supervision of the processing crew manager.
  • Assist with processing protocols for all cattle as they enter the feedyard
  • Administer animal health products and animal identification in accordance with the company policies
  • Ensure the safe and efficient operation of cattle handling and any equipment to process or move cattle. 

Qualifications

  • High school, GED, or completion of Technical or Trade School certificate (Preferred, but not required)
  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting
  • Previous cattle handling knowledge and experience
  • BQA Training in any segment is a plus
  • Adaptable team player capable of shifting from several tasks

Pay and Benefits: 

  • Hourly Compensation based on experience and skillset
  • Full Coverage Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 100% Paid Retirement through the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)