General Dairy Farm Worker Position available on 300 cow, family-owned, modern dairy farm in East Central Iowa. MUST be responsible and dependable, quick learner and independent thinker, and have general dairy farm knowledge. Responsibilities include operating and maintaining dairy farm equipment and buildings. Salary and benefit package based on experience and education.
Dairy Farm Business Manager needed on a 3000 cow herd in New York State. MUST have proven ability to analyze projects, develop pro forma financial statements for projects, prepare budgets and track project costs as they are completed. Will also manage accounts receivable, account payable, payroll and prepare reports. Competitive compensation and benefit package available.
Herdsman/Farm Worker Position available on an expanding 300 cow – clean, modern dairy farm in South Central Illinois. Farm also grows corn, soybeans, wheat and hay. Must have experience with AI, IV, calving and other basic herdsman responsibilities. Will also be responsible for some crop work and basic equipment maintenance. Housing available in the area.
Assistant Dairy Manager Position available on 800+ cow dairy farm with high herd average in South Central Michigan. Will assist Dairy Manager with daily management of operations and maintaining high standards. MUST have prior experience managing herd health, breeding program and using DairyComp 305. Must also be an excellent leader, skilled at managing other employees and bilingual in English and Spanish. Dairy is currently milking 800 cows going to 1000. Upgrading to double 16PAR parlor with complete Afi system. Competitive salary. Benefits include health insurance, retirement plan, vacation leave, sick days and working in an environment with high standards and integrity.
Field Crew Worker Position available on large dairy farm in Central New York. Responsibilities include maintenance and operations of all applicable equipment involved in crop planting and harvesting, silo, forage, and manure handling. MUST be able to operate all large farm equipment including payloaders, 10 wheel dump truck, road tractors and trailer, and have CDL. During non-cropping periods, will be responsible for equipment, building and property maintenance, forage handling, bunk silo maintenance and other duties as assigned. Salary depends on experience. Benefits include housing, medical insurance, 401K and paid vacation time.
Dairy Farm Milker needed for on 480 cow dairy farm in East Central Iowa. Looking for a fun motivated person who has experience observing cattle health, recognizing animals that need treatment and treating cows for mastitis. This position is for the 3rd shift which runs from 9pm – 2:30am with occasional 2nd shift work from 1pm to 6:30pm. with 35 – 50 hours/week. Housing is available for the right candidate
Dairy Farm Equipment Operator and Maintenance Worker Position available on 250 cow, family-owned, modern dairy farm in East Central Iowa. MUST be responsible and dependable, quick learner and independent thinker, and have general dairy farm knowledge. Responsibilities include operating and maintaining dairy farm equipment and other farm jobs when needed. Salary and benefit package based on experience and education.
Dairy Farm Herd Manager Position available immediately on 2700 cow dairy in East Central Indiana. This farm is new and still expanding. MUST have experience working on large dairy farm, experience treating and breeding cows and willing to work and learn new skills. Responsibilities include breeding, TAI program, vaccinating, treating fresh cows, spotting sick cows, managing/supervising other employees. No cropping - all feed is purchased. Good salary - benefits include free housing.
Dairy Farm Equipment Operator Position immediately available on 3000 acre/425 cow dairy farm in North Western Wisconsin. Crops grown include dry shelled and high moisture corn, soy beans, hay and haylage. Prefer applicants with experience operating no-till drills, trucks for grain and forage harvesting, and windrow mergers. Also responsible for maintenance and some light repairs in new heated shop. Other responsibilities include moving and sorting cattle and other jobs when needed. MUST have drivers license and be non-smoker. Salary dependent on skills and hours worked. Housing available locally.
Farm and Property Manager Position available on family owned grain and hay farm in northeast Pennsylvania. MUST be responsible, hard working individual whose primary responsibilities include production/harvest of hay, corn, and wheat. Will also be snow plowing and doing general property maintenance when needed. Must be able to operate and maintain all hay and grain production equipment. Benefits include excellent salary, on-site housing, vehicle, health insurance, 401K, paid vacation and holidays.
Assistant Herdsperson Calf Feeder / Raiser Job available on 120 cow registered Holstein dairy farm in Northern Wisconsin. Farm has 600 acres of corn, beans, alfalfa and wheat. MUST really enjoy working with and being around a very high quality, registered Holstein herd and working in a nice facility. MUST also have previous experience raising calves on a modern dairy and take pride keeping them healthy and growing. Responsibilities include feeding, treating, vaccinating, dehorning, bedding and moving calves. Must be hard working and arrives to work on time. Benefits include housing or housing stipend and regular time-off.
Dairy Farm Herdsman Job available immediate on a very progressive large dairy operation in Central New York. MUST have hands-on experience working with cattle in free stall environment and excel at diagnosing and treating herd health issues, breeding, assisting with calving, hoof trimming, etc. Will also be working with milkers. This farm operation raises own replacements. MUST have experience with DC 305, be honest about capabilities, and dependable with a stable work history. Salary depends on experience. Benefits include housing, utilities, health insurance, 401K and paid vacation time.
Dairy Farm Herd Manager job available on 1500 cow modern dairy farm, with newer facilities and double 28 parlor, in East Central Michigan. MUST have prior experience managing daily operations on large dairy farm which includes supervision of other employees (farm employs 14 others - herdsman, feeders, and milkers). Must be knowledgeable of all aspects of running a large dairy as will do so with minimal daily oversight from owner. Housing available with flexible benefit package.
Dairy Farm Herdsman job opportunity available immediately on a modern 300 cow dairy in Central New York State. The operation has a newer parlor and contracts most of its cropping out to custom operators. This position requires someone with recent herdsman experience. A new facility with robotic milkers is being installed this summer. Prefer a couple or family. Housing provided.
Farm Feedlot Assistant job available on a well established family farm with 2000 head of beef cattle and 1,000 acres of soybeans and corn under center pivot irrigation in East Central Nebraska. Will mostly be working with cattle so MUST have experience with feedlot cattle or other livestock. May also be involved in some seasonal crop work so farm equipment operation and servicing experience is a plus. Farm uses newer John Deere with auto-steer and GPS. CDL also helpful but not required. Will be working directly with the owner. Recent college graduates and those looking for summer employment/experience should apply. Salary based on experience.
Farm Equipment Operator position available in Central North Dakota on family farm that has an immediate need for a full-time worker to operate newer equipment on their 9,000 acres of dry land corn, wheat, soy beans and edible beans. Tractors, combines and sprayers equipped with GPS, auto-steer and monitors. Job includes some light mechanical work. Fabrication skills desired but not required. Must be non-smoker, have or willing to obtain a CDL, self-motivated, and willing to learn. Salary range depends on experience. Benefits include health insurance, paid vacations and generous salary with a farm bonus at end of the year. Housing available in the area.
Herdsman Position available on 250 cow, family-owned, modern dairy farm in East Central Iowa. Cows are milked 3 times daily in double 10 contour parlor. Responsibilities include herd heath-detection and treatment of fresh, sick and mastitic cows, assisting with veterinarian care, IV’s, hoof health, record keeping (PC Dart), cow care-breeding, calving, milking, and feeding. MUST have general dairy farm knowledge and be able to operate milking equipment, TMR mixer, skid-loader, manure equipment, tractor and harvest equipment. College education desired but not necessary. Need to have valid driver’s license, good written and oral communication skills, ability to problem solve with minimal supervision, and be dependable, trustworthy and willing to work as a team member. Salary and benefit package based on experience and education.
Large Dairy Farm Equipment Operator and Crop Production Specialist job opportunity available immediately in Central New York State. Must be able to operate large farm equipment and trucks. If you also have recent experience in crop production and weed control, you should apply. You need a current driver’s license and the ability to obtain a CDL. Excellent salary and benefits including health insurance and retirement provided.
Assistant Parlor Manager Position available on 480 cow dairy farm in East Central Iowa. MUST have experience with herd health, milking, observing, treating cattle, feeding calves, and ability to keep good records. Would prefer someone capable of doing some field work but this is not a priority. The candidate must be a team player, have a valid driver’s license and excellent communication skills. Dairy Spanish is helpful. Good salary and benefits which include housing, utilities, paid vacations and bonus program.
Herd Manager / Head Herdsman position available on modern 1200 cow dairy with year old parlor in Southern Minnesota. MUST be able to do reproduction work, breeding and ultra sound preg checks. Knowledge of DHI+ software, experience supervising other employees and dairy Spanish is a plus. This position is 5 days/week with overtime after 40 hours. Housing available in the area. Benefits include paid vacation after one year. Health insurance available.
Assistant Herdsperson Position available on 250 cow dairy farm in South Central Wisconsin. MUST have previous experience in all aspects of a dairy farm as will help run the day to day operation when owner is absent. Responsibilities include taking care of herd health including daily fresh cow checks and administering medication. Will also be responsible for OB duties, IV, cleaning barns, milking, feeding cows and young stock, record keeping and detecting cows in heat. MUST be able to operate skid load, tractor powered mobile TMR box, liquid manure spreaders, as well as other tasks as needed. Please provide at least one work related reference and information on any additional training in dairy science. Good pay and housing allowance for the right person.
Herd Manager / Herdsman Position immediately available on 425 cow dairy farm in North Western Wisconsin. MUST have experience in AI breeding, treating and vaccinating cows/young stock, milking, overall care of animals and management of dairy operation. Should have exceptional people skills, strong work ethic, and great leadership skills as you will be supervising a workforce of five employees. Dairy Spanish a plus. Will also be responsible for training relief help. Expect to work 6 days/week. Excellent salary. Benefits include health insurance and paid vacation after one year. Newer housing provided.
If you are good with equipment, self-motivated and willing to learn, this employer is willing to teach you to operate his newer Caterpillar and John Deere equipment. This Central North Dakota family farms 6,600 acres of corn, wheat, soy beans and edible beans. Equipment includes tractors, combines and sprayers equipped with GPS, auto-steer and monitors. Job is full-time and involves some light mechanical work. Fabrication skills and experience installing field tile desired but not required. Must be non-smoker, have or willing to obtain a CDL. Salary range depends on experience and the ability to master the required skills. Benefits include health insurance, paid vacations and bonus at end of year based on work ethic and dependability. Housing available in the area.
Full-time salaried Planter/Equipment Operator needed starting March 1st on 16,000 acre irrigated corn, soybean and edible bean farm in Central South Dakota. MUST have experience operating planting equipment and prefer knowledge of Ag GPS system. Must also be able to perform routine maintenance of equipment. Other general farm related skills appreciated. Fall responsibilities will be based on skills and experience. Need to be proficient in English. Salary based on experience. Benefits include on-site housing or housing allowance, health insurance, fuel or standard mileage payment for personal vehicles used "on the clock". Also include special hunting privileges and production incentive winter bonus program.
Full-time field equipment operator position open immediately on a 3000 acre grain farm and custom harvest business in Central South Dakota. MUST have at least six months experience. Duties include operation of large farm equipment for planting, cultivating, fertilizing, harvesting and transporting grain and oilseed crops. Equipment is equipped with GPS, auto steer and equipment monitors. Must also be able to service, maintain and perform light repair of equipment as well as some maintenance of buildings. CDL with air brakes endorsement is preferred but not required. This job requires a self-starter who is able to work independently. Candidate should have mechanical background and is able to perform and complete multiple tasks. Employee reports to owner. Wage is negotiable and housing is available.
Dairy Calf Farm Manager Position available on a modern 3500 to 4000 head calf operation, with new facility and equipment, located in south central Nebraska. Dairy calves arrive at the facility after weaning and are grown to approximately 375 lbs. Qualified candidate MUST be an all around dairy herds person with experience working with calves and an ability to operate machinery. Responsibilities include detecting and treating sick calves, handling and sorting calves, record keeping, as well as other jobs as needed. Excellent long term position and an opportunity for the right person to become a partner. Local community of 1800 has new K – 12 school and is within 35 minutes of a city of 50,000.
Full-time Calf Care Specialist Position available at 900-cow dairy in East Central Wisconsin. MUST be able to work independently and as part of a team and be passionate about working with high quality cattle. Responsibilities include feeding, dehorning, vaccinating and moving calves according to protocols. Will also be doing other farm related tasks as part of farm team. Benefits include monthly health insurance stipend, paid vacation, retirement plan along with monthly salary.
Farm Manager Position available on irrigated/dryland 3100-acre corn, soybean, grain sorghum, winter wheat, family farm in South Central Tennessee. Must have exceptional mechanical skills as well as experience with center pivot irrigation systems, dryer, and tile. Prefer someone with experience operating late model John Deere equipment with GPS including sprayers. CDL preferred. Salary based on experience. Benefits include 1 week paid vacation. End of year bonus for hard work and loyalty. Non-smoker. Housing available in area.
Experienced Resident Production Manager Position available on 13 acre CSA farm in Pennsylvania. Responsibilities include overseeing and implementing daily agricultural activities at the farm which include operation and maintenance of farm equipment and irrigation systems, managing farm crew (including work traders, volunteers, and interns), crop planning, crop planting, crop maintenance, harvest, and post-harvest processing. Must be creative and efficient, organized and able to balance both production and finance schedules and deadlines. Should have excellent communication skills, a good attitude, and be physically capable of working long days and lifting 40+ lbs. A successful candidate will have experience with medium-to-large scale production, and be able to contribute ideas on how to expand and diversify the operation. This CSA provides product to 150 members and sells at local farmers’ markets, engages in direct-marketing to local chefs and restaurants, and has an on-site certified kitchen with plans to process and market value-added products. Farm utilizes high tunnels and greenhouses with future expansion to enable year-round production. Other projects in the works in on-site kids camp and garden, kitchen events, and collaboration with local schools and institutions. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Basic on-site housing included. Profit sharing for the season will be based on mutually agreed upon production and sales goals and maintaining expense budget goals.
Herdsperson position available for person interested in working with 300 adult registered and 220 head of young stock on a dairy farm in South Central Minnesota. Cows are milked in an eight year old swing 12 parlor with Dairy Master milking equipment. MUST have recent experience on a dairy farm this size and be knowledgeable about all aspects of a dairy farm. Responsibilities include milking, monitoring cow health including detection of D.A’s, treating mastitis, retained placentas and pneumonia, heat detection, ovsynch programs, AI, and cow identification. Must be a real “cow person” with excellent animal observation skills.
Herdsperson position available on 120 cow registered Holstein dairy farm in Northern Wisconsin. Farm has 600 acres of corn, beans, alfalfa and wheat. Potential partnership opportunity for the right person. MUST really enjoy working with and being around a high quality, registered Holstein herd and working in a nice facility. Duties include milking, heat detection, mastitis control, management and other chore work/equipment operation as necessary. Must be hard working, on time, neat, have milking experience, and willing to learn. Benefits include housing or housing stipend and regular time-off.
Herdsman Position available immediately on 500 cow dairy operation in Southwestern Wisconsin. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: heat detection, herd health, IV’s, treating fresh and mastitis cows, calving, assisting with employee supervision, milk cultures, hospital, and milking hospital cows 2X per day. MUST be a self starter, mature and dependable. Must also be a good cow manager, someone who enjoys working with cows in a nice facility, and a team player who is able and willing to follow directions and bring new ideas to the table. Spanish speaking a plus. Salary reasonable and benefits negotiable.
Dairy Farm Equipment Operator / Crop Worker needed on a progressive farming operation located in Southern Cayuga County. MUST be a self motivated, responsible person and a good team member. Responsibilities would include operation of large modern farm equipment, large trucks, and performing maintenance of equipment and buildings. CDL a plus.
Manager needed for a 3,000 head feedyard in Central South Dakota. The enterprise is part of a 16,000 acre family owned irrigated corn, soybean and edible bean farm. The main focus of this working manager position is to oversee daily operations of the feedyard including feed ration monitoring, keeping records, animal heath, fence building and repair. Will supervise two other employees. A college degree is preferred. MUST be a self starter capable of making most operational decisions without input from the owners. Competitive salary and benefits including; a house with utilities and health insurance. Also includes special hunting privileges and production incentive winter bonus program.
Small Grain/Pinto Bean Operator Position available on 5000 acre (irrigated and dryland) family farm in Northeast Montana. MUST have farming and mechanical background and be familiar operating newer John Deere and Caterpillar equipment, Valley Center Pivots and GPS. Must have experience seeding, fertilizing, spraying, harvesting, and tending to water usage of crops. Also want someone who works well with others and can manage the overall operation of the farm. Excellent salary dependent on experience. Benefits include 2 week paid vacation, 4 bedroom house, and home to work transportation.
Assistant Herds Person position available immediately on large dairy farm in Central New York State. MUST have positive attitude, be self-motivated and detail oriented. Responsibilities include feeding calves 2 days/week, general herd work and chores 3 times/week. Must be able to operate tractor and skid steer. Benefits include housing, health insurance, and simple IRA.
Dairy Farm Operator / Manager position immediately for a dairy herd of 70 cows growing to 130 cows. This job includes milking, calf raising, feeding and maintenance. Milk is processed and bottled and cheese and yogurt are produced on the farm. Ideal for a couple with the opportunity to build equity in the herd and possibly own in the future. Housing available.
Large Dairy Farm Crop Production Specialist/Farm Equipment Operator position available immediately in Central New York State. MUST be able to operate large farm equipment and trucks to plant and harvest crops as well as operate sprayer, repair and maintain equipment and dairy facility. Must also have a positive attitude, be self-motivated and detail oriented. Candidate must have a current driver’s license and the ability to obtain a CDL. Excellent salary and benefits including housing, utilities, health insurance and retirement.
Assistant Dairy Herdsperson position available on a modern 1,000 plus cow farm in Central New York. Responsibilities include observing heats and overall health of heifers, observation of health of all animals from birth to calving, feeding, milking of fresh special needs cows, pasture management and overseeing the washing of the milking system. Goals include maintaining and improving growth rates in heifers and maintaining low death rates for calves and heifers. Must pay close attention to details and health issues. MUST be a dependable, reliable team player with good time management and communications skills and have a positive attitude and work ethic. Salary based on experience. Prefer candidate with at least 10 years experience working with heifers/calves.
Herd Health Specialist / Assistant Herdsperson position available on 650-cow registered Holstein dairy farm in Central Nebraska. Farm is in the process of expanding to 1000 cows in 2013 and is looking for someone to can lend ideas and vision and be a part of the dairy team as the farm goes through the next growth phase. Responsibilities include fresh cow care, processing newborn calves, feeding calves 0-3 months old (hutches and super hutches) 1-2 days/week when the calf feeder is off, working with veterinarian to test and monitor IGG levels and track calf growth. Will also be monitoring and milking fresh cows, observing heats, as well as assisting on breeding days and on the herd supervisor's day off. AI training is desirable but not required. Good record keeping skills according to farm protocols is also necessary as well as other tasks when needed.
Parlor Manager needed on a dairy farm located in southeastern Wisconsin. 1300 cows are milked in a double 18 herringbone Boumatic parlor and housed in new free stall barn with sand bedding. Primary responsibility is managing milk parlor employees; which include hiring/firing, training, work schedules. Must be proficient in English and Spanish. Knowledge of milk parlor equipment a plus. Secondary responsibilities may include caring for fresh or sick cows, assisting in vet checks, vaccinations, etc.
Dairy Farm Herd Manager career opportunity available immediately in Western New York on a 2,000 cow dairy farm. Report directly to the owner and have three herdsmen reporting to you. RECENT experience as a Manager / Supervisor with herds this size an absolute must. Extensive experience observing herd health and behavior, milking maternity, breeding, record keeping and nutrition required. Knowledge of Dairy Spanish a real plus. Numerous housing options available.
Dairy Herdsman/Production Manager Position available on a grass-based rotational grazed dairy operation in Central New Jersey. The farm is currently milking 50 Jersey cows with some pigs, sheep, and chickens and produces various farmstead cheeses, grass-fed meats, and other products which are sold through numerous markets. The owners are committed to sustainability, environmental conservation, community engagement and product excellent and are looking for someone who shares these goals. The candidate will lead the production side of the expanding business with a goal of producing high quality milk and other farm products. MUST have experience milking, breeding and taking care of calves as be willing to care for the pigs, sheep and chickens (eggs only) AND be knowledgeable about rotational grazing, feed production, and operating farm equipment. Must also have good communication skills, leadership qualities, ability to work well with management and marketing team for the betterment of the farm, and be able to solve problems as they occur. Good salary with benefits. Local residency is essential, and housing may be available. This position would be ideal for a couple or family.
Farm Equipment Operator position available immediately on diversified family grain (dryland and irrigated) and livestock farm in Southwestern Nebraska. Crops include wheat, corn, sunflowers, and millet. Farm also has 500 head feedlot operation. MUST have minimum of 2 years experience in crop production operating newer equipment (tractor, combine, swather, baler and loader) and ability to do some routine mechanical maintenance work. Also prefer candidate with experience in livestock feeding and general animal husbandry skills. Salary based on experience. Benefits include housing, utilities, beef and work vehicle plus bonus based on job performance.
Garden Manager Position available on diversified CSA organic farm in Northern West Virginia. MUST be experienced planning, planting, and caring for organic vegetables as well as effectively managing 4+ member work crew. The Garden Manager will also work with Greenhouse Assistant, Crew and Equipment Managers and Harvest Manager to coordinate the necessary jobs in order to insure an abundant, high quality crop for our customers. Must have excellent communication skills and positive attitude. This is a full-time salaried position however most of the work is from March – November. The other months are part-time with a 3 month paid vacation during the winter months.
Assistant Herdsman / General Farm Worker position available September/October on a well managed, modern, 350 cow/210 heifer dairy farm in southeastern Wisconsin. Cows are milked in a double 10 herringbone parlor and housed in modern freestall barn bedded with sand. MUST be a self starter, work independently and well with others, be a real cow person with great observational skills, have a good attitude and work ethic, and be interested in long term commitment. Responsibilities include daily milking, maternity, barn work, operation of TMR mixer and skidsteer, and helping with crops. Experience with breeding, herd health, record keeping, nutrition, operation of forage, manure, feeding and milking equipment preferred, but willing to train. Must speak English. Competitive salary based on experience.
Dairy Farm Assistant Herdsperson position available immediately for a person interested in working on a 1500+ adult Registered Holstein Herd and 1500+ calve/heifer dairy farm in Western New York State. Primary responsibilities include care of fresh and sick cows on a daily basis along with vet checks, vaccinations, caring for lame cows, reproduction shots, and group moves. Report directly to a Herd Manager with outstanding credentials willing to train you on the most contemporary aspects of working with a large herd. Candidates with RECENT experience and the ability to speak Dairy Spanish will be given first priority. Salary competitive. Housing possible depending on needs. Health insurance cost shared by farm. Simple IRA with 3% matching contribution.
Farm Equipment Operator position available in Central North Dakota on family farm that has an immediate need for a fulltime worker to operate newer equipment on their 9,000 acres of dry land corn, wheat, soy beans and edible beans. Tractors, combines and sprayers equipped with GPS, auto-steer and monitors. Job includes some light mechanical work. Fabrication skills desired but not required. Must be non-smoker, have or willing to obtain a CDL, self-motivated, and willing to learn. Salary range depends on experience. Benefits include health insurance, paid vacations and generous salary with a farm bonus at end of the year. Housing available in the area.
Herdsperson job opening available on a very large modern dairy in West Central New York State. An ideal opportunity for a Herdsperson with strong leadership skills, who is able to run a crew, set the pace for a crew and conduct hands on training. This is NOT a desk job. Dairy Spanish not required but a definite plus. Recent experience as an Assistant Herdsperson or Herdsperson an absolute MUST. Excellent opportunities for professional growth and advancement. Benefits include housing, health, life and disability insurance, some paid holidays and 401K when qualified.
Farm Manager position available August 1st to start a 400 acre apple orchard in Central Virginia. Responsibilities include managing farm personnel and all aspects of planting and production including purchasing of supplies and trees, fertilizer and pesticide usage, thinning, pruning and picking. MUST be an ambitious, assertive, experienced manager capable of working with employees in a positive manner and can work with university and industry personnel to keep current on changes within the industry. Candidate must also have college degree and at least 3 years experience in orchard establishment and fresh fruit production. Benefits include health insurance, on-farm housing, utilities, and future profit participation.
Large Grain Farm Equipment Mechanic opportunity available on crop / feedlot farm in Western Kansas. Must have RECENT experience maintaining and repairing modern spray rigs, combines, planters and drills with dry land and irrigation farming skills including minimum and no-till. Ability to operate equipment a significant plus. Competitive salary. Benefits include ½ beef, health insurance, a smoke free environment, work truck, house with utilities, and Sundays off plus 10 personal days/year.
Assistant Herdsman/Herdsperson position available on 270 cow modern dairy farm with newer 24-stall rotary parlor and new free stall barn in West Central Indiana. MUST be able to work independently, be a self-starter, and work well with others. Responsibilities include taking care of herd health, maternity, reproduction, and supervising the milking operation. Prefer someone with recent college degree and experience with all of the above but willing to train someone with limited experience as long as they have a good attitude and willingness to learn. Must speak English. Housing available.
Large Grain Farm Equipment Operator / Mechanic career opportunity available immediately on a large 5,000+ acre in northern North Dakota raising beans and spring wheat. Previous experience operating John Deere equipment with GPS and stripe tilling a MUST along with skills related to truck driving and operating other field equipment. Will be required to fix and maintain machinery and equipment in the shop. CDL a major plus. Benefits include time and ½ and some health insurance.
Assistant Production Farmer Position available for full-time, year round position on a CSA organic farm in southwest Wisconsin. The successful applicant must have at least 2- 5 years of vegetable farming experience and be interested in a 2+ year commitment. Will be to work into an advanced faming and leadership role if demonstrate a strong work ethic, willingness to learn, and ability to contribute to the success of the business. Work will depend on level of skill, experience and rate of learning but may include: soil preparation, transplanting and seeding, cultivation and harvest, seeding cover crops, pasture management, animal care, irrigation set-up equipment and facility repairs and maintenance, and record keeping. Required skills include: operating tractors, skid-steer, and other implements for vegetable production as well as basic computer skills (Word, Outlook, Excel). Must possess good communication skills and be able to work as part of a team. Spanish language skills are a bonus.
Dairy Farm Herd Manager needed at a large commercial dairy in New York State. The ideal Manager for this position would be one who 1) possess a 4 year college degree, 2) has experience working with DC 305 and Dairy Plan C21, 3) and has worked in a GEA parlor that provides data on cow production and health through RFID readers. Must have the skills and knowledge to reduce the cull rate from mid 40% to low 30% and increase breeding success rates and grow our herd internally by at least 6% per year. Overall, this manager will be responsible for the health, safety and performance of the herd. MUST have extensive experience in leadership and supervisory roles with a history of motivating teams of employees who report directly to you. Future ownership is a real possibility.
Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Packing Shed Supervisor position available for an individual with excellent communication and organizational skills. This will be a job-share position during peak season; willing to discuss options for full and part-time. In this position, you will work with our current packing shed coordinators and management team to plan, coordinate and supervise the flow of production to complete washing and packing of product for distribution to our CSA customers, wholesale accounts and farmer's market. Wholesale/Retail Sales responsibilities include: receiving orders and ensuring orders are filled and shipped correctly. Farmer’s Market responsibilities include: ensuring product being harvested for Farmer's Market is received from the field, washed, sorted and stored appropriately for market quality standards. Also, packing product for market, loading the truck and completing inventory of product upon return from the market. CSA responsibilities include: coordinating washing and portioning of CSA produce in preparation for twice weekly CSA packing. Skills required include computer proficiency (Microsoft Work, Excel, Outlook), experience operating fork life and pallet Jack, ability to lift 30 – 40 lbs, as well as an effective communicator and supervisory experience. Spanish language skills a definite bonus.
Spray Rig Operators needed on a large family grain farm located in the Texas Panhandle. The farm is a diversified irrigated grain operation that also offers custom farming services such as strip till, planting, spraying, and harvesting. Operator must be able to follow mixing instructions and operate new John Deere equipment. Will be kept busy year around when not spraying. Class A CDL preferred. Benefits include health insurance, 401k and yearend bonus
If you have a passion for farming and believe farming should be profitable AND fun, then this is the job for you! This company’s tremendous growth projections mean they are now looking for qualified sales consultants to join their team in South Central Wisconsin. The ideal candidate MUST have previous success calling on farmers in a competitive marketplace and have previous experience closing five-six figure business sales within 2-3 calls, mostly from customers you prospected yourself. Ideally, you’ll also bring hands-on understanding of agronomy, livestock nutrition, crop production, business management, sales process and computer technology. Candidates must have verifiable minimum sales-related previous income in excess of $45,000.
Dairy Farm Equipment Operators (2) needed immediately for full-time year-round career opportunity in Eastern Wisconsin. This position requires a person who is mild-mannered and is comfortable working on teams with co-workers and supervisors. Must have RECENT, VERIFIABLE, MULTI-YEAR EXPERIENCE OPERATING, MAINTAINING AND REPAIRING MODERN FARM EQUIPMENT. Welding and gas cutting experience required. No need for experience in engine or transmission repair. CDL required in order to drive semi’s.
Central North Dakota family farm has immediate need for a fulltime worker to operate newer Caterpillar and John Deere equipment on their 6,600 acres of corn, wheat, soy beans and edible beans. Tractors, combines and sprayers equipped with GPS, auto-steer and monitors. Job includes some light mechanical work. Fabrication skills desired but not required. Must be non-smoker, have or willing to obtain a CDL, self-motivated, and willing to learn. Salary range depends on experience. Benefits include health insurance, paid vacations and bonus at end of year based on work ethic and dependability. Housing available in the area.
Herdsperson job opening on a 3,000 cow dairy farm in West Central New York. Must have recent herd health experience on a large dairy farm. Ideally suited for a person with a recent college degree. Must have recent experience with most of the following: herd health, milking, maternity, breeding, record keeping and Dairy Comp 305 (or similar applications), nutrition, manure equipment and feeding equipment (running a TMR mixer). Some supervisory duties may be required. Competitive compensation and benefit package available.
Dairy Farm Agronomist / Crop Planner needed to support a 2400 cow herd in New York State. Must have over 5 years of RECENT experience leading and supervising a diverse work force and coordinating crop and herd activities. Proven ability to develop work schedules and plans for subordinates working with crop production and barn activities an absolute MUST. Will need to possess the abilities, skills and knowledge to develop and implement crop strategy options and crop rotations to support the herd and improve whole farm profitability. The successful applicant will have recent experience implementing nutrient management plans, maintaining record systems and operating field, feeding and manure handling equipment. Competitive compensation and benefit package available.
Irrigation Supervisor needed to oversee activities on 20,000 acres and to supervise a crew of 7 employees. Experience with irrigation operations and in particular with different types of center pivots and/or traveler irrigation a must. Owners require supervisor to provide water safely, reliably and equitably to crops that include corn, cotton, wheat and milo. Manage the daily tasks of irrigation including staff supervision and carrying out the policies and directions of the owners. Must understand the principles of water use assessments and withdrawals. Must have some experience in supervising and developing staff. Additional knowledge of fertilizing, record keeping and report preparation helpful. Benefits include health insurance, 401k and yearend bonus.
General Feedlot Worker opening available on large crop farm/feedlot in Western Kansas. Responsible for feeding and caring of feeder cattle in a 3000 head feedlot as well as general maintenance on feedlot and feedlot equipment. Position involves grinding hay and corn for feedlot as well as manure hauling and other farm duties during the summer. Must have CDL. Family farm, non-smoking environment. Benefits include ½ beef, health insurance, work truck, house with utilities, and 10 personal days/year. Competitive salary.
Grain Farm Equipment Operator Position available immediately on a large 20,000 acre family grain farm in the Texas Pan Handle. Crops include corn, cotton, wheat and milo. RECENT experience with large modern grain farm equipment is a MUST. GreenStar experience desirable. The farm is a diversified irrigated grain operation that also offers custom farming services such as strip till, planting, spraying, and harvesting. Operator must be able to operate newer John Deere equipment.
Large Grain Farm Equipment Operator / General Farm Employee job opportunity available on large crop / feedlot farm in Western Kansas. Must have RECENT experience operating modern spray rigs, combines, planters and drills with dry land and irrigation farming skills including minimum and no-till. Competitive salary. Benefits include ½ beef, health insurance, a smoke free environment, work truck, house with utilities, and Sundays off plus 10 personal days/year.
Dairy Farm Assistant Herd Manager / AI Specialist career opportunity available immediately on this 400 plus cow Vermont dairy. If you have RECENT experience 1) as a Herdsperson, 2) are know by others as having excellent reproduction / AI skills and results, 3) are so well organized that you can take over ordering supplies for the entire dairy farm, you must apply!! Duties include but are not limited to reproduction, herd health and fresh cow management. Excellent opportunity to advance to a Herd Manager position. Spanish or Dairy Spanish a real plus. Benefits include health insurance and retirement plan.
Dairy Farm Mechanic / Equipment Operator job opportunity immediately available in Eastern Wisconsin for full time year-round work. This position requires a person who is mild-mannered around cattle and is comfortable working on teams with co-workers and supervisors. Must have RECENT, VERIFIABLE, MULTI-YEAR EXPERIENCE OPERATING, MAINTAINING AND REPAIRING MODERN FARM EQUIPMENT. Welding and gas cutting experience required. No need for experience in engine or transmission repair. CDL required in order to drive semi’s.
Dairy Farm Assistant Herd Manager / AI Specialist career opportunity available immediately on this 400 cow New Hampshire dairy. If you have RECENT experience 1) as a Herdsperson, 2) are know by others as having excellent reproduction / AI skills and results, 3) are so well organized that you can take over ordering supplies for the entire dairy farm, you must apply!! Duties include but are not limited to reproduction, herd health and fresh cow management. Excellent opportunity to advance to a Herd Manager position. Spanish or Dairy Spanish a real plus. Benefits include health insurance and retirement plan.
Crop Sales Consultants needed in Southeastern, Central and Northwestern Minnesota to advise farmers and recommend products that produce high quality forages using holistic and sustainable practices. Top performers in these positions have agricultural backgrounds, are hard workers and enjoy interacting with farmers who are committed to caring for their soils. Must be able to take soil samples and understand what it takes to produce high crop yields and top quality forages. Certified Crop Consultants are preferred but required. Salary plus commission positions.
Parlor Manager / Maintenance Mechanic job opportunity available immediately on a large dairy farm in Eastern Wisconsin. RECENT experience as a Parlor Manager with unique mechanical skills related to parlor equipment an absolute must!! Must be able to schedule routine parlor maintenance and ensure that all parlor systems operate correctly. Will work closely and maintain communications with parlor shift supervisors, milkers and herdspersons. Qualifications include previous supervisory experience, the ability to read, speak, and write English. Preference will be given to those who can speak dairy Spanish. Experience operating computers with herd management software a plus. Will report directly to the General Manager.