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Wildlife/Fisheries Tech- Athens Texas
Valley View Cattle Company LLC
Full time Positions
Last Date to Apply
Applicant will work on a family owned property. Duties will include but not limited to the planning and implementation of wildlife and fisheries management on a large private ranch in the post oak habitat of east Texas. The applicant may be required to supervise other employees and will be responsible for the care of equipment, farm machinery, and vehicles. The position is responsible for insuring the annual planting of wildlife food plots and other habitat improvement projects, conducting wildlife census, maintenance of hunting blinds, guiding hunters and fisherman, processing harvested game, maintaining harvest records and data, and assisting other wildlife and fisheries staff in daily management activities. The applicant is expected to be capable of planning the ordering of supplies, and to maintain receipts and records as directed. The position will also work closely with other personnel including other wildlife and fisheries staff, cattlemen, office staff, and the family members or their guests as needed. The applicant should have a pleasant personality and ability to get along with all matter of people with different personality traits. The applicant must be willing to work late and early hours, and on weekends and holidays as needed. Benefits will be available after a 90 day probationary period from start date.
A degree, or previous job experience in a Wildlife/Fisheries related field. Must have general experience and knowledge in the safe operation of farm tractors and standard farm machinery and implement, boats, motors, chainsaws, and other equipment. Must be capable of heavy physical work at times. General computer knowledge and skills required. Must have good work habits, including being effective, reliable and able to follow instructions, capable of being a self starter. Be able to complete an investigative background check, and have no criminal record. Interested and qualified applicants should submit a resume and minimum of three references to: