Ranch Hand Resume Samples

The basic duty of a Ranch Hand is to tend livestock and repair and clean fences, equipment and ranch buildings. A well-drafted Ranch Hand Resume indicates the following duties and tasks – tending livestock including tasks like feeding, branding, birthing, shearing, sorting, pasturing, herding, roping, grooming and doctoring the ranch’s animals such as pigs, sheep, horses, and cattle; providing attentive care to animals, and hauling the livestock at the market or at the shipping terminal. Other duties also include taking the horses for a walk, maintaining a record of animals and examining animals to detect injuries and diseases.

The job requires not only considerable skill in horsemanship and stable operations but also strong people skills. In addition, the following abilities are as well expected – the ability to handle animals, knowledge of hiking, riding horses and conducting talent shows. Formal education is not mandatory, however, experience working with animals will prove to have a substantial advantage.

Ranch Hand Resume example

Ranch Hand Resume

Headline : Military Veteran with a Secret Security Clearance (inactive) and proven experience in to develop and manage human resource teams and outcomes. Possess a comprehensive background in leadership and team cohesion.

Skills : Operator tractors, Back holes, Trucks,and follow directions.

Description :

    1. Responsible to clean the horses, associated care equipment. Responsible for feeding schedules as well as routine check-ups.
    2. Assisted management and guests with saddles and groom horses.
    3. High Country Covering, Colorado Springs, CO Labor / Construction Responsible to assist foreman and supervisor on daily construction tasking.
    4. Measure and record openings or distances to layout areas where construction work is going to be performed.
    5. Performed Drywall and floor finishing operations.
    6. Answered customers' questions about work orders, and advised customers on any possible upgrades available.
    7. Shift animals between grazing areas to ensure that they have sufficient access to food.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts


Asst. Ranch Hand Resume

Objective : Proven, energetic, capable, graduating Senior (Dec 2016) with a degree in Natural Resource and Conservation Management. Extensive practical experience in forest management, measurements, economics.

Skills : Machine Operator, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisting with water irrigation, haying procedures, assisting with landscaping and gardening operations.
    2. Cooking and child care services were also performed.
    3. Accomplished projects at hand or as needed. Skills Used Verbal and oral skills were utilized.
    4. Complete numerous tasks during times when the supervisor was suffering from illness.
    5. Providing assistance where needed was beneficial for daily operations.
    6. Trust was established in which was asked to both house and dog sit in the absence of ranch owners.
    7. General knowledge of basic tools and or equipment was performed.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Nursing


Ranch Hand/Analyst Resume

Objective : Hardworking Construction Worker who is dependable and reliable. Motivated to get along well with others and exceed expectations. Highlights Strong communication skills Rough carpentry framing Quick learner Forklift.

Skills : Welding, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Completed indoor and outdoor residential and commercial construction projects.
    2. Arranged and stored materials, machines, tools and equipment.
    3. Pick, rake, and shovel to dig, spread and level dirt and gravel and to clean horse stables as well.
    4. Fed animals twice daily and made sure they had access to fresh water at all times.
    5. Cared for animals with special medical needs, including diabetes. Prioritized animal safety and comfort at all times.
    6. Developed long-term relationships with clients and bonded with their animals through regular contact.
    7. Drive trucks, tractors, and other equipment to distribute feed to animals.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Jr. Ranch Hand Resume

Objective : Hardworking and dependable worker who is reliable, and motivated to get along well with others and exceed expectations in job. Thrive in a fast-paced environment and work to complete projects quickly and efficiently.

Skills : Plumbing, pretty FAIR mechanic, some carpentry, Medium Level Computer skills..

Description :

    1. Coordinated multiple livestock sales and assisted with the recruitment of future students and employees.
    2. Marketed the college's beef as well as its facilities to local producers and future clients to sell beef through that particular program.
    3. Routine ranch tasks such as feeding and watering of beef cattle in a feedlot setting.
    4. Maintenance of vehicles and equipment owned by the college. Skills Used Agricultural Marketing and Sales techniques.
    5. General Agricultural knowledge and troubleshooting skills. Upkeep of livestock handling systems and perimeters.
    6. Ranch hand Safely operated farm tractors, skid steers, backhoes on a daily basis.
    7. Cleared many tree lines with a dozer, backhoes, and skid steers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Animal Science

Ranch hand I Resume

Objective : Very reliable and dedicated worker that always shows up on time, works very well with customers, and will put forth full effort to complete any task handed. A very strong work ethic and try to maintain motivation and efficiency.

Skills : Bilingual, Auto Technician, MS-Office.

Description :

    1. Feed and water livestock; and monitor food and water supplies.
    2. Drive trucks, tractors, and other equipment to distribute feed to animals.
    3. Provide medical treatment, such as administering medications and vaccinations; or arrange for veterinarians to provide more extensive treatment.
    4. Shift animals between grazing areas to ensure that they have sufficient access to food.
    5. Mix feed, additives, and medicines in prescribed portions. Patrol grazing lands using all-terrain vehicles.
    6. Spray livestock with disinfectants and insecticides, or dip or bathe animals.
    7. Cleaning water buckets in stalls and refilling, checking water troughs in each pasture and cleaning if necessary and refilling.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Technology

Ranch Hand II Resume

Headline : Basically worked every aspect of Cattle Ranching. Mix feeds to affect weight gain in Feeder Steers. Process the Livestock from first trip through the head gate to pushing them with contract weight.

Skills : Operated heavy equipment, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Maintained both two and four-wheel drive automobiles, pickups and tractors.
    2. Maintained all farming and haying equipment including a small bulldozer.
    3. Performed welding, brazing, carpentry, plumbing and electrical work as needed.
    4. Operated and maintained irrigation systems. Duties include feeding, help calve when needed and put out cubes and blocks.
    5. Worked with explosives on various occasions. Also operated and repaired farm equipment and machinery.
    6. Maintained, repaired and fabricated parts for all equipment when needed.
    7. Handling and usage of hand tools electrical and gas-powered.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Welding

Sr. Ranch Hand Resume

Summary : Accomplished and energetic student athlete and coach with a solid history of achievement in leadership as well as experience in collegiate and national competitive atmospheres.

Skills : Organizational Skills, Efficient, Fast learner, Hard worker.

Description :

    1. Shift animals between grazing areas to ensure that they have sufficient access to food.
    2. Inspect, maintain, and repair equipment, machinery, buildings, pens, yard, and fences.
    3. Segregate animals according to weight, age, color, and physical conditions.
    4. Patrol grazing lands on horseback and all-terrain vehicles. Move equipment and livestock from one location to another.
    5. Mark livestock to identify ownership and grade, using brands and tags.
    6. Provide routine veterinary care and feeding of stock. Herd livestock to pastures for grazing or to scales, trucks and other enclosures.
    7. Assisted farmers harvesting their crops Drove tractor with a buggy attached transporting the cotton.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Ranch Hand/Executive Resume

Headline : Oil and Gas Drilling and Production Reliable, quality-focused Individual seeking a full-time position in the industry. Offer Floor hand and Motor hand experience gained through employment.

Skills : Technical Skills, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Feed and water livestock and monitor food and water supplies.
    2. Examine animals to detect illness, injury, or disease. Mix feed, additives, and medicines in prescribed portions.
    3. Inspect, maintain, and repair equipment, machinery, buildings, pens, yards, and fences.
    4. Order food for animals, and arrange for its delivery. Groom, clip, trim, and castrate animals; dock ears and tails.
    5. Built pipelines, dug trenches, and plowed fields. Worked with coworkers on projects.
    6. Operated skid steers, backhoes, and other diesel-powered trucks and machines.
    7. Worked with borders and kept them fully informed about their horses.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Ranch hand/ Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Goal is a full time, year round position. In that position, would like to have career advancement opportunities, health benefits, and possibly retirement options. The ideal position is permanent employment.

Skills : Windows 7, Office Equipment, Office Equipment.

Description :

    1. Completed tear-down of existing structures and prepared for new construction.
    2. Applied caulk, sealants and other agents to installed surfaces. Accurately estimated time and materials costs for projects.
    3. Mixed porridge of catch basins and poured and sawed off concrete and asphalt.
    4. Consistently assumed additional responsibilities and worked extended hours to meet project deadlines.
    5. Cleared drains and downspouts and cleaned gutters.
    6. Prepared and cleaned construction sites and fields by removing debris.
    7. Cutting, bailing and transportation of hay. Turned back, and prepared horses for shows.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Ranch hand Resume

Headline : Pursuing a career in the Emergency Services field to perform technical and specialized work functions associated with preparing for and responding to fire, EMS, rescue and disaster emergency and non-emergency calls.

Skills : Microsoft Word and Excel, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Completes a daily check on all livestock to ensure health and safety.
    2. Ensures that all livestock are provided with hay, water, and feed daily.
    3. Hands-on experience of using farm equipment such as tractors, rakes, and plows.
    4. Ability to communicate well and take instructions. Ability to work in extreme weather conditions. 
    5. Participate in the yearly screening of "Judgment House" Assist with Vacation Bible School classes.
    6. Mechanical repairs to ranch property & equipment. Planting, cutting and baling hay Feed and care for all livestock.
    7. Developed and maintained weekly feeding rotation. Water trough, feeder and fence repair, and maintenance.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Trauma

Associate Ranch hand Resume

Summary : Working ranch are tending livestock and repairing and cleaning fences, ranch buildings, and equipment. It falls to the wranglers to care for the horses on the ranch.

Skills : Welding, Heavy Equipment Operator, 2 Stroke Mechanic.

Description :

    1. Feed all animals which included cattle, chickens, pigs, horses, and dogs.
    2. Breed and register all animals in the proper season. When animals were ready for butchering do the task and mark all packages for sale.
    3. Cut and mill trees in order to produce boards. Use the horses for logging to extend grow space or put a new road in.
    4. Maintain growth, feeding, production, and cost records. Sell firewood and boards that were produced on the ranch.
    5. Plow and plant fields in order to sell products and grow enough produce to can for personal and sale uses.
    6. Shift animals between grazing areas to ensure that they have sufficient access to food.
    7. Order food for animals, and arrange for its delivery. Move livestock from one location to another, manually.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Ranch Hand Resume

Summary : A person who goes above and beyond basic administrative tasks and takes on multiple projects at once. Excellent work ethic and has the ability to maintain a professional demeanor.

Skills : Professional Phone Etiquette, Excellent Communication.

Description :

    1. Repair and maintain farm vehicles, implements, and mechanical equipment.
    2. Apply pesticides, herbicides or fertilizers to crops. Repair farm buildings, fences, and other structures.
    3. Drive trucks, tractors, and other equipment to distribute feed to animals.
    4. Feed and water livestock; and monitor food and water supplies. Mix feed, additives, and medicines in prescribed portions.
    5. Inspect, maintain, and repair equipment, machinery, buildings, pens, yards, and fences.
    6. Mucking stalls, feeding cattle and other various farm animals.
    7. Completed various types of jobs from driveways to spraying pesticides.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma