Do you have what it takes to be a drover? Click here to download an application.

Please return completed applications via email to or mail to 129 East Exchange Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76164.



SUMMARY OF BASIC FUNCTIONS: Riders/Barn Attendants/Operations Manager
Get paid to ride in the Stockyards, Entertain & Educate visitors. 

Apply by sending application to: Phone calls or walk-ins will not be accepted.

Drovers are required to not only have western equine experience but also exceptional people skills because they will be working with the general public and children. 

Drover position: Horse, Tack & Clothing provided. Part-time, varied schedule, weekends & holidays required, no benefits. Opportunity to promote to full time with experience and qualifications. No housing provided. You must also be able to pass a drug test and background check. Starting Drover position rate $16.00/hour. 

Required: Two (2) years of responsible experience in horseback riding, cattle handling and public relations activities. Extensive team work and public contact required. This position is responsible for the direct care of horses and cattle, operation and maintenance of equipment, driving cattle, interacting with visitors and presenting educational programs to children and adults. 

Duties include but are not limited to: 

  • Operate truck/trailer/tractor/loader.
  • Horsemanship skills – 2 years experience minimum
  • Public speaking skills
  • Cattle handling experience
  • Bilingual Spanish English preferred

Full Job Description

Please send completed application to


Fort Worth Herd