Ranch Manager Resume Samples

A Ranch manager takes the responsibility of overseeing the ranch operations and also ensures the health of the herds. A well-drafted Ranch Manager Resume includes the following job tasks – providing general management operations for the entire ranch, reporting the matters to the ranch owner, guaranteeing heard health, delivering quality nutrition program for the cattle and other herds, purchasing animals, assisting in calving, performing artificial inseminations, penning cattle, palpating cows, transporting animals and maintaining a detailed record of each animal kept at the herd.

Candidates applying for ranch managers should be able to perform general repairs and handle maintenance works; they should also have a good working knowledge of pasture management and grazing techniques. While a formal education is not required to become ranch managers, knowledge of plumbing, carpentry, and electrical skills are highly valued by the employers.

Ranch Manager Resume example

Ranch Manager III Resume

Summary : Wrangler jobs on dude ranches require not only considerable skill in horsemanship and stable operation but also good people skills, as you must be able to interact with adult guests and their children.

Skills : Graphic Design, Ranch Manager, Personal Assistant.

Description :

    1. Provided highly skilled care to a herd of alpacas and llamas. Determined fiber quality, both on and off alpacas.
    2. Maintained the property through landscaping, basic repair and upkeep to structures and machinery, and general pasture care.
    3. Created advertisements for local and national markets, including print and digital mediums, along with designing educational literature.
    4. Designed and maintained an easy-to-use website to advertise, not only the agritourism destination.
    5. Handled finances for the ranch, including preparing annual tax forms, paying county, state, and federal taxes on time.
    6. Provided updates, photos, and general ranch information to various social media forums on a regular basis.
    7. Cleaned, carded, and spun raw wool into roving and yarn, along with producing finished products for sale.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Biotechnology


Sr. Ranch Manager Resume

Summary : A position utilizing a degree in animal science and related work experiences to benefit agriculture, animal research, public health, the environment and/or conservation.

Skills : Microsoft Office, English Teacher.

Description :

    1. Manage employees to maintain the operations of the ranch.
    2. Coordinate with veterinarians and others to make regular visits for vaccinations and pregnancy checks.
    3. Teach new employees the symptoms of illness or stress in cattle to maintain herd health.
    4. Select new herd bulls on an as-needed basis looking for animals with good conformation and bulls predicted to produce calves.
    5. Manage the herd based on market needs by aiding my employer in deciding the best time to enter calves into the feedlot.
    6. Determine fertilizer and lime needed for pastures and hay ground which enables efficient pasture rotation and ensures production of high-quality hay.
    7. Train new employees to apply ear tags, band bull calves, administer medicines or vaccines and freeze brand.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Asst. Ranch Manager Resume

Objective : Highly trained and skilled in all venues of business development, management and growth. With natural talents in sales and communications. Advanced in the field of customer relations Excellent Communication Skills.

Skills : MS-Excel, word, power point, fax, copier, scanner, printer.

Description :

    1. Mapping and signage and its roads, blinds, feeders, water systems and all buildings and structures.
    2. Manage and coordinate exotic game hunts for property owners and their guests, inspect and maintain the ranch and hunting structures including lodges.
    3. Maintain feed inventory including ordering and receiving of feed shipments, tracking of feed usage.
    4. Storage and continuous filling of feeders for property wildlife including Whitetail Deer, Axis Deer, Elk, Blackbuck Antelope.
    5. Predator tracking and control including rattlesnakes, coyotes, feral hogs, bobcats and lion.
    6. House and lodge cleaning and management for owners and guests. Including meal planning, shopping, cooking, and serving.
    7. Development and planning for business growth to allow the ranch to become self-funded and generate profits for owners.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Ranch Manager II Resume

Headline : Outdoor enthusiast with a lifelong love and respect for the outdoors and wildlife, looking for a career which supports passion for wildlife, conservation of animals and their environment.

Skills : Wildlife Management, Hunting Guide, Machine Operator, Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Maintenance & planting of food plots, feeders, prescribed brush burning & off-road clearing.
    2. Extensive knowledge in animal tracking, wildlife and waterfowl identification, habits, aging of animals and scoring whitetail deer.
    3. Operation and maintenance of large tractors and implements, hydraulic attachments, box blade, forklift, ATV and UTV.
    4. Responsible for compliance of regulatory statues and rules governed by both state and King Ranch.
    5. Maintaining an organized legal cold storage system and collaboration with a wildlife biologist.
    6. Partaking in helicopter game surveys and submitting reports.
    7. Coordinating & supervising guided hunts & harvest of deer, turkey, hog, waterfowl, quail, javelina and predators.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Management

Ranch Manager /Representative Resume

Summary : Highly trained and skilled in all venues of business development, management and growth. With natural talents in sales and communications. Advanced in the field of customer relations Excellent Communication Skills.

Skills : Skilled in multiple trades and always willing to learn, MS-Office.

Description :

    1. Operated machinery in a safe and efficient manner to load and distribute bulk feed, install underground pipelines and maintain grounds and roads.
    2. Worked effectively as part of a team to maximize corporate assets resulting in the effective implementation of higher efficiency.
    3. Creatively navigated projects through unforeseen challenges ensuring quick turnaround and high-quality products during extended and varying hours.
    4. Welded with a stick, torch, and wire feed welders to repair cattle chutes, trailers, and equipment.
    5. Designed and installed the plumbing of extensive stock water systems.
    6. Monitored market trends resulting in the successful buying, selling and trading of assets to profitably maintain herd density and stocking rates.
    7. Repaired and maintained company vehicles, equipment, buildings, and utilities to ensure a safe and effective work environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
AAS

Sr. Ranch Manager Resume

Summary : Ranch Management position where can effectively utilize expertise in cattle operation, crop and other livestock management.

Skills : Welding certified, OSHA certified, Mechanic, Construction.

Description :

    1. Select and breed animals according to a knowledge of the animals, genealogy, characteristics, and offspring desired.
    2. Select pasture, range, and croplands to graze animals and produce feed crops; mix feed and supplements.
    3. Feed, water, graze and distribute salt and mineral licks for animals Observe animals detect signs of illness and injury.
    4. Attend to animals during and after the birth of offspring; castrate, dock and dehorn animals as necessary.
    5. Brand, notch ears and attach tags to identify animals and enter all animal records in the Ranch Manager program.
    6. Operate farm machinery to plant, cultivate and harvest feed crops.
    7. Maintain and repair farm machinery, equipment, buildings, pens, and fences.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Management

Ranch Manager/Executive Resume

Headline : Profoundly gifted, knowledgeable and result-oriented in maintenance with a large background in project management, providing supervision and direction to staff, maintenance of tools, equipment and facilities.

Skills : UA Certs 21 And 41, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. NM Inspect orchards or fields to determine crop maturity or condition or to detect disease or insect infestation.
    2. Direct crop production operations, such as planning, tilling, planting, fertilizing, cultivating, spraying, or harvesting.
    3. Monitor activities such as irrigation, chemical application, harvesting, milking, breeding, or grading to ensure adherence to safety regulations or standards.
    4. Plan crop activities based on factors such as crop maturity or weather conditions.
    5. Maintain financial, operational, production, or employment records for farms or ranches.
    6. Direct the breeding or raising of stock, such as cattle, poultry, or honeybees, using recognized breeding practices to ensure stock improvement.
    7. Obtain financing necessary for purchases of machinery, land, supplies, or livestock.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Ranch Manager Resume

Headline : Work in general maintenance and auto maintenance, 24 and have a current job doing maintenance. just not the job that can afford to keep any longer. Hard working and disciplined and ready to start at anytime.

Skills : Team-Player with excellent communication skills, Clean.

Description :

    1. Determine staffing requirements, interview, hire and train new employees.
    2. Hire, train, and supervise workers engaged in planting, cultivating, irrigating, harvesting crops, and raising livestock.
    3. Demonstrate and explain working techniques, practices, and safety standards to ranch workers.
    4. Manage employees, preparing work schedules and assigning specific duties. Prepare financial reports for the ranch operation.
    5. Maintain financial, operational, production, and employment records for the ranch.
    6. Direct the breeding and raising of cattle, using recognized practices to ensure stock improvement.
    7. Monitor pasture and grazing land use to ensure that livestock are properly fed and those conservation methods such as rotational grazing are used.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Environmental

Associate Ranch Manager Resume

Headline : Ability to progress project from inception to completion in desired time frame. Management of workforce according to scope of work, quality standards and budgetary requirements.

Skills : Carpentry, Welding, CDLs.

Description :

    1. Managed the development of Hill Country land into an upgraded property for deer and exotic game.
    2. Improved existing deer herd and transplanted exotic game animals.
    3. Implemented property improvements through management practices including deer herd numbers, animal quality, and vegetation requirements.
    4. Developed a Juniper brush control and native grass enhancement program to assist in the management of wildlife.
    5. Property improvements included road building, fence installation, and repair, removal of undesirable plant species and nuisance wildlife.
    6. Improved existing structures for equipment and supplies storage. Upgrades included house renovation and additions.
    7. Management of cow/calf operation including calving, feeding, mineral program, annual vaccines, and wormer program.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Agriculture

Asst. Ranch Manager Resume

Objective : Raised pullet chickens for Farms on family ranch. Experienced with Brahman cattle, artificial insemination of cattle, and participated in livestock shows for most of life.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe, Public Relations, Interviewing.

Description :

    1. Duties included, overall care of the livestock, including breeding/birthing/raising and selling.
    2. Implemented breeding practices that insured stock improvement and health.
    3. Continually studied the livestock market environment for our ranch products in an effort to diversify and produce a profit.
    4. Hired, trained, supervised, and scheduled ranch hands in the planting, cultivation, irrigation, and harvesting of our hay.
    5. Treated pastures properly with herbicides/pesticides. knowledgeable on crop and soil science for pasture production.
    6. Safely handling and disposing of them in accordance with state and federal laws.
    7. Experienced in completing and performing all pre-surgery procedures for animals.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Agricultural

Ranch Manager I Resume

Objective : Innovative Construction Manager adept at finding engaging ways to motivate construction teams to exceed expectations and maintain high standards.

Skills : General Contractor, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Supervised daily operations and operated heavy equipment at Kolob Mountain Ranch for the owner.
    2. Completed demolition of a large resort on-site, and removal of construction debris.
    3. Coordinated and constructed large timber-framed home and shop, as well as a demo of the existing barn.
    4. Constructed large wildlife pond and dam structure. Excavated and installed a large water line for the property.
    5. Completed clean-up and burn of the large area of timber and deadfall.
    6. Maintained and serviced large solar array as well as several large wells and pump houses.
    7. Cleared and graded large wildlife food plots, and fenced the property.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Ranch Manager Resume

Objective : An accomplished and energetic person with a solid history of achievement in a variety of positions. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities.

Skills : Operating heavy and light machinery, Mechanic.

Description :

    1. Co-managed an AQHA ranch breeding program. Was responsible for maintenance on all ranch property.
    2. Responsible for safety and health of all horses, and individuals, on ranch property.
    3. Scheduled all freezing and shipping of orders. Groomed, trained and worked one on one with all horses on ranch property.
    4. Organized riding lesson schedules and follow-ups with clients in reference to all lessons.
    5. Supervision of cattle crew and contract staff on a ranch. Gathering of cattle by horse, pen riding and care of all equine.
    6. Promoting rotational cell grazing and hay forage management.
    7. Cleaned out water buckets and feeders daily. Made sure the horses had fresh clean water.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Business Administration