Whitetail Deer Farm: Fawn Care Summer Internship: Texas

Agency
Blackjack Whitetails
Location
Poteet, TX
Job Category
Internships
Website
http://blackjackwhitetails.com/
Salary
$900 per month with housing
Start Date
06/05/2017
Last Date to Apply
05/01/2017
Description
Blackjack Whitetails is looking for interns who would like to gain experience within the whitetail deer breeding industry. Interns will be primarily be working with fawns and learning about the aspects of taking care of them. During the internship the interns will have limited days off and will require coordination with the managers. Days will start early in the morning and end late afternoon. The ranch is only 10-15 minutes away from town.

Duties will include:
Helping with the delivery and retrieving of fawns from the pens
Administering vaccinations and ear tags of fawns
Recording health and feeding information during every feeding
Prepping formula, feed,and bottles for fawns
Sanitizing pen areas and clean facility
Assist with the maintenance of the adult whitetail deer -cleaning troughs, lifting 50lb bags of feed, keeping watch on does during delivery of fawns
Qualifications
Reliability/Dependable - self-motivated & able to work with little or no supervision needed; it is our duty to give these animals the best possible care they deserve
Committed- works well with others and does not mind challenges when arise; not afraid to take charge if a situation occurs or in need of assistance
Responsible - records data accurately and handles animals with care
Physically Fit - able to work in the heat and lift heavy objects (up to 50lbs)
*Experience with livestock (cow, goats, etc.) will be considered but not required.
*Intern must have driver's license and own transportation. Interviews will be scheduled for May after receipt of cover letter, resume, and references to k_dugi@yahoo.com.
Contact Person
Kristan Dugi
Contact Phone
830-570-8292
Contact eMail
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