Adams Land and Cattle is seeking an individual to work in the areas of doctoring, necropsy, and recoup within our Cattle Health team.
This person will be responsible for:
Assisting cattle health team with all cattle doctoring, cattle movement, management of special pens, and necropsy.
Operating mobile hospital units, including applying treatment protocols based on diagnosis, collecting and inputting data into computer, and relocating animals based off diagnosis and protocol.
Conducting post-mortem examinations.
Monitoring and sorting cattle in special pens.
Evaluating chronics on a weekly basis.
Sorting and transporting cattle from different areas.
Communicating constantly and as needed within the team and with other teams.
Reporting vet pen and general pen maintenance to Cattle Health Team Lead or Supervisor.
Collecting and inputting data into computer; running and evaluating reports.
Operating equipment (e.g. tractors, loaders, mobile hospitals, trucks, and trailers) in a safe manner.
Performing preventative maintenance, inspections, and pre-start checks on equipment and facilities.
Maintaining and cleaning equipment facilities daily and as needed.
Assisting in other areas of cattle production.
Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:
Individual must be team-oriented.
High attention to detail.
Ability to use analytical techniques for problem solving, coordination, and decision making.
Driven, organized, action-orientated, and ability to multi-task.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Positive attitude and strong work ethic.
Computer skills and knowledge.
Previous cattle and BQA knowledge and experience.
Commitment to safety and quality culture.
This position requires:
Individual must be able to work holidays, extended hours, and weekends.
Individual must be able to work in adverse weather conditions.
Exerting 25-50 pounds of force rarely; 10-20 pounds frequently. Standing, sitting, walking, carrying, lifting/lowering, pushing/pulling, bending, twisting, climbing, crawling, stairs, reaching/handling/grasping occasionally; kneeling/crouching rarely.