Farm Operations/Maintenance (KG-7944)
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: – Experience operating modern farm equipment, swing arm manure experience a plus- Solid row crop and forage crop experience from planting to harvest a must- Technical knowledge of GPS, auto-steer and precision farming- Dedicated and not afraid of long hours during peak seasons- Routine maintenance and mechanic ability with an attention to detail- Experience with management, work orders, and completion of field activity paperwork JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-Placement is searching for a good row crop Farm Operations/Maintenance Manager for a north central Wisconsin employer. This person needs to know planting through harvest. Requires good mechanic skills, even though farm runs mostly newer equipment. Needs experience with large modern farm machinery and have a technical mindset that is not afraid of change. This position is all agronomy operations related to dairy feedstuffs and will oversee maintaining and servicing equipment to keep the dairy running efficiently. They run over 5000+ acres of land, and do much of their own harvesting, but also use custom harvesters during silage making, harvesting, and spraying for efficiency. Experience with a manure dragline system is a plus, as they do apply most of their own lagoon holdings using transfer pumps with a dragline system. This person will work in a team environment, work long hours in peak season, must be dedicated, and lead by example. This is a progressive operation looking for the right person committed to long-term employment, someone to grow with the business. The position offers a flexible schedule when not in the peak season of planting and harvest. This position offers advancement opportunities in pay and management as the person becomes familiar with the business. BENEFITS: Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Paid Vacation, Possible Housing 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 positionApply for this job.