Lead Equipment Operator (KG-6729)
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: – Good equipment operator- Routine maintenance and general repairs- Experience with pivot irrigation is a big plus- Good communication skills- Dependable and hardworking- Ability to work in a team environment JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is seeking a Lead Equipment Operator for this Illinois farm. Job duties will be operating newer farm equipment including planter, fertilizer applicator, swather, combines, center pivots and grain trucks. Will assist in vehicle and machinery maintenance and general farm upkeep. Farm uses GPS and precision Ag such as yield and protein monitors in harvesting, variable rate fertilizing in planting, so prefer some computer experience. Working longer hours during planting, irrigation and harvest is to be expected. No livestock. Winter season consists of grain hauling and equipment maintenance and equipment manufacturing in shop. Winter hours average 40 hours. A strong crop background and experience with large farm equipment, large truck, and pivot irrigation operation are preferred attributes. Prefer a candidate who was raised on a farm, has made farming their career and has a passion for Agriculture. BENEFITS: Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation after 1 Year 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.