D.R. Horton, Inc. Ranch Hand in Fort Stockton, Texas
D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S., was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries. Please visit our website at www.drhorton.com for more information.
D.R. Horton, Inc. is currently looking for a Ranch Handfor their Ranch Department. The right candidate willattend to livestock such as cattle, sheep, swine, and goats on farm.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Mixes feed and additives, fills feed troughs with feed, and waters livestock
Herds livestock to pasture for grazing
Examines animals to detect diseases and injuries
Vaccinates animals by placing vaccine in drinking water or feed or using syringes and hypodermic needles
Applies medications to cuts and bruises, sprays livestock with insecticide, and herds them into insecticide bath
Confines livestock in stalls, washes and clips them to prepare them for calving, and assists Veterinarian in delivery of offspring
Binds or clamps testes or surgically removes testes to castrate livestock
Clips identifying notches or symbols on animal or brands animal with branding iron to indicate ownership
Clamps metal rings into nostrils of livestock to permit easier handling and prevent rooting
Grooms, clips, and trims animals for exhibition
Cleans livestock stalls and sheds
Maintains ranch buildings and equipment
Plants, cultivates, and harvests feed grain for stock
Maintains breeding, feeding, and cost records
Education and/or Experience
One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Come join a winning team with a Fortune 500 company! We are growing fast and are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package including vision, medical and dental. Build YOUR future with D.R. Horton, America's Builder.
Primary Location: TX-Fort Stockton
Job Posting: Oct 14, 2016, 3:46:20 PM
Req ID: 1603398