Assist in daily operations of a 19,500 acre ranch in north central Texas. Interns may be asked to help with wildlife, habitat, cattle, and fisheries management practices; painting; brush clearing; maintenance/repair/installation of hunting blinds; checking and filling feeders; facilities maintenance; land reclamation, small mammal trapping; construction; field cultivation; wildlife harvest and data collection; assisting hunters for dove, deer, and waterfowl; game cleaning; and other general ranch / cattle / wildlife work as needed. Applicant must be able to lift 50 lbs and traverse across rough terrain. Interns will assist with deer harvest management. Interns who perform at a high level will have the opportunity to stay on with the ranch for a longer work period.
Term: early August 2022 to late December 2022 (negotiable)
College students and/or recent graduates in a natural resource or related degree plan. Ideal candidate will be a self-motivated person with a strong work ethic and a ranch background with bow hunting experience. Applicants should have good people skills. This position may require working long hours or weekends and in adverse weather conditions. Candidates must maintain a valid driver’s license and Texas hunting license. Applicants are subject to background checks.
To apply, send resume with at least 3 professional references:
Ty Bartoskewitz — Ranch Manager