Irrigation Specialist (EH-7455)
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: – Prefer good farm background- Prefer 5 years experience crop production- Need good irrigation experience- Will trouble shoot and repair pivots- Arc welding a plus- Prefer some computer experience- Handle routine maintenance and general repair JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is assisting a western Wisconsin family owned farm producer in the search for an on-farm Irrigation Specialist. This position will be responsible for the proper irrigation of crops, and the maintenance of the irrigation equipment, during the growing season. This position will also assist in the receiving and drying of crops, primarily kidney beans and corn, during the harvest season. Experience in crop irrigation is a requirement, and experience in dry edible bean drying is a plus. A background in farm equipment operations is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate. General maintenance and electrical knowledge is a plus. This position will be an important part of the farm team and the individual must be able to work with the entire farm production group and assist in field preparation, planting, irrigation, and harvesting, as required. The position will be helping to unload trucks, run bean dryers, operate irrigators and heavy farm equipment and must be able to regularly lift 100 lbs. The position will have a minimum of 40 hours per week base with overtime and weekends as needed, especially during the irrigation and harvest seasons. Overtime and weekend hours are often weather dependent. Operating all equipment on the farm safely and following all safety regulations is a requirement. Salary will be based upon experience. BENEFITS: 401k, Health Insurance, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Paid Lunches 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.