Farm Equipment Operator (EH-7824)
PLEASE NOTE: We will not reply if your resume does not meet position requirements. Please understand your education and experience must match our job listings for you to be considered. You must be a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident to be considered for any U.S. positions. There is NO closing date on this position. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. QUALIFICATIONS: – 5+ years of current experience in row crop production- Plant through harvest experience preferred- Solid farming background- Needs to be mechanically inclined to handle routine maintenance and general repairs- Arc welding & fabrication skills a plus- Must have a clean/good driving record and willing and able to get a CDL- Looking for individual that is motivated, long-term and career-minded with a passion for agriculture- Must be able to work independently and be trustworthy and responsible- Good attitude and dependable- Excellent commutation skills and ability to work as a team player in a safe and productive manner- Must be a self-starter, easy going and able to get along with others JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for a Farm Equipment Operator for this east-central Minnesota crop farm. Candidate needs to be mechanically inclined and also have a good understanding and current experience with crop production. During the off-season candidate will assist in farm tillage work, hauling grain, and other shop work. Farm has over 1,000 acres of potatoes, corn and soybeans. The primary responsibilities of the farm equipment operator are the operation of equipment used in planting and harvesting of grain. The duties of the position vary with the seasons and the needs of the operation, so it is important this individual is willing to adapt to changing circumstances, is flexible and has a good attitude. Prefer a candidate with some grain handling experience, drying, storage, etc. and able to climb the grain bins is a plus. Need someone who takes pride in what they do and is a self-motivated individual with a strong agriculture background and solid character. Must be able to take direction, have a neat appearance, good work ethic, and a passion for farming. Good problem-solving skills and the handiness to find and build solutions, when the need arises handle multiple demands and able to adapt to last minute changes. Candidate also needs to be able to work and get along with others, be willing to help others when needed and be a team player. This family friendly farm operation is searching for a long-term employee who wants to grow in responsibility and also grow along with the farm. Good churches and schools are located within the community. Offering lots of fun outdoor activity; camping, fishing, boating, power sledding, etc. BENEFITS: 3 Bedroom House, Work Vehicle ALL INQUIRIES ARE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL. NO FEES TO APPLICANTS.If you feel that you are not a candidate for this position, but know someone who is, we do offer a Referral Bonus if we place your referral into this position.Apply for this job.