Maintenance Crew - Southwest Feedyard

Hereford, TX

Location: Southwest Feedyard – Hereford, Texas

About the Company:  

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 100% Employee Owned with its 800+ employees producing a million fed cattle and 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

Southwest Feedyard is 1 of 10 Cactus Feeders Feedyard locations. Our team is seeking an individual to join our maintenance crew in the Yard R&M Department. A good candidate for the role would be goal orientated, motivated, and skilled in the maintenance and repairs of vehicles/machinery.  


Job Responsibilities:

  • Adhere by all OSHA safety rules and regulations regarding shop operations and safety  
  • Perform daily housekeeping duties of the shop   
  • Work in a timely and efficient manner  
  • Work in a fast-paced environment  
  • Work directly with the shop manager  


Physical Requirements:  

  • Stand for 8-10 hours a day  
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs  



  • High School Degree or GED (Preferred) 
  • Minimum of 2 years of mechanical experience  
  • Quick learner  
  • Team player
  • Communicate effectively with others  


Pay and Benefits:  

  • Hourly pay based on experience  
  • Competitive health insurance package - Health + Dental + Vision 
  • 100% paid retirement through the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)