Job - Ranch Manager

Job Title: Ranch Manager

Job Order #: EH-7650

Location: Southeast Wyoming

Salary Range: $0 - $55000

Commission / Bonus: Possible

Benefits: 2 Weeks Paid Vacation + 8 Bedroom Home + BC/BS Health Insurance + Utilities + Work Vehicle

UPDATE: 09/27/2018


- 10-15 years ranch industry

- Need 3-5 years in management of 500+ cows
- Experience with purebred cattle is a plus, but not required
- Solid cow/calf ranch background
- Excellent animal health skills
- Team player/motivator
- Good hay and irrigation background
- Handle maintenance and general repair
- Needs an outstanding person with good ranch operations and management background, including multiple employees and range experience
- Need to be a good communicator with both employees and management


Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for an experienced Ranch Manager for this absentee Wyoming beef producer. This is a WORKING MANAGER POSITION. Need 3-5 years in management. Manager will have direct husbandry duties and leading other production employees. Needs to be self-motivated and able to motivate others. Practical experience with herd management, nutrition, equipment, asset management, property maintenance and management are required.

Ranch Manager Responsibilities include:
- Hay Production & Irrigation operations and management
- Health: Nutrition, vaccination protocols, doctoring/diagnosing, breeding, calving, proper tagging, commercial herd, maintain cattle records, culling etc.
- Improvements: Maintain corrals, sheds and other buildings, fences, roads, maintain trucks, equipment, build/implement new improvements
- Cattle Movement: Move/keep cattle where they are supposed to be, riding, range health, manage for excellent up-trending range health, keep grazing chart record
- Financial: help draft annual operating budget, stay within budget, labor management, lead/direct employees, manage part time, seasonal, & day help. Managing with a TEAM approach, creating a positive environment, meet with Management to review progress on goals, actuals vs. budget etc.
- Innovate: Be progressive minded with a willingness to adopt improved methods of beef production

The ranch is located in southeast Wyoming with good access to paved roads.

Climate and terrain-

The ranch is at an elevation of approximately 7,000 ft. The terrain of the ranch is generally flat.

The climate is very dry with annual moisture being approximately 10-15 inches. Summers are short and mild with high temperatures rarely entering the 90's. Extremely harsh winter weather occurs between November and May, with nighttime temperatures sometimes falling well below -20.


The ranching community in the valley is small but friendly. They have maintained good relations with all of the neighbors. A small public grade school is located within a mile of the main ranch house.

Excellent K-12 public school, grocery stores, a movie theater, many restaurants, churches, and a well maintained downtown area.

Contact Info:
To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # above and email your resume to Eric Hansen at or call 308-382-7351. Please fill out our online application if you are not currently registered.

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