Top Agriculture Jobs of the Week

For the week of 9-14-20

AgHires works hard to be the number one resource for top jobs in agriculture. The agriculture industry provides a variety of job opportunities that range far and wide. Take a moment to search through the thousands of current job openings on AgHires.com, and check out this week’s top Agriculture Jobs of the Week below. 

Swine Technician – Farm Hand for Dunn Farms Inc.

A little about the business:  Dunn Farms is a diversified family crop and livestock farm in southwest Minnesota. Independent family farm atmosphere. Caring for crops and livestock.

What you would be doing:

  • Care of livestock in four 2400 head wean-to-finish hog barns.
  • Receiving weaned pigs from the sow unit and providing nursery care.
  • Complete production paperwork accurately and on-time. Biosecurity Adherence.
  • Monitoring health of livestock and providing daily wean-to-finish livestock care.

Qualifications: 

  • Have prior farming and/or agronomy experience.
  • Are naturally good at managing details and coordinating tasks.
  • Enjoy working independently and is a self-motivated individual.
  • Have a passion for agriculture and would enjoy working with livestock.

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Sales Director for Redline Equipment

A little about the business: Redline Equipment is a team of people with a passion for farmers and their equipment. We are dedicated to serving farmers, ranchers, ag producers, construction and commercial lawn service providers to provide cutting-edge equipment, technology and parts and provide 24/7/365 service from highly qualified. Any Season. Any Reason. Any Time. Redliners take this motto very seriously and provide top performance and equipment through our twelve (12) dealer locations.

What you would be doing: 

  • Supervise staff to develop and sustain a high level of employee performance and morale that is highly aligned with our mission and core values
  • Manage overall Wholegoods Sales forecasting and establish tactics to achieve performance targets
  • Responsible for financials and management of departmental expenses to remain within budgetary guidelines
  • Ensure acceptable market share levels are met
  • Coordinate and implement effective sales processes
  • Direct and oversee sales activities

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree or the equivalent in experience, High School Diploma/GED required
  • 5 years of sales experience in an agricultural, construction, or turf related role
  • A minimum of 5 years of recent sales leadership experience
  • Excellent management, organizational, and communication skills
  • Ability to use a standard desktop or laptop computer and related programs, Microsoft Office platform, plus the ability to effectively research and navigate the internet.

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Custom Applicator for Falmouth Farm Supply

A little about the business: A full-time custom applicator position is available at our Millville location. We would prefer someone with an agricultural background and has experience with operating large farm equipment. This position will learn mainly liquid spray applications. This position will also require the ability to obtain a CDL, if one is not already held.

What you would be doing:

  • Custom apply herbicides and liquid fertilizers to customers fields
  • Maintain spray application equipment
  • Help maintain facilities and perform duties assigned by manager and shop foreman

Qualifications: 

  • Agricultural background preferred 
  • 2-3 years of experience with operating farm machinery
  • Mechanical background/knowledge preferred

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Service Technician for Bane-Welker Equipment

A little about the business: Welcome to Bane-Welker Equipment! Our rich histories span more than 50 years servicing the needs of customers across Indiana, Ohio, and beyond. We take pride in the measurable and meaningful difference we make in our customers’ businesses and are 100% employee-owned.

What you would be doing: 

  • Performs repair and maintenance work on equipment, in accordance with time schedules as assigned by the service manager.
  • Makes certain that the work assignment is correct, ask for clarification if there are questions.
  • Maintains tools and equipment, and notify the service manager if tools need replacement, or new tools are needed.
  • Maintains cleanliness of the working area and presents a neat and professional appearance.

Qualifications:

  • A customer-centric and “be of service” attitude.
  • Proven knowledge of methods, materials, tools, and techniques used in the repair of agricultural equipment.
  • Outstanding knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
  • Mechanical ability and familiarization with testing equipment and diagnostic procedures.
  • Excellent skills in operating vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes.
  • Valid driver’s license.

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Farm Hand – Ranch Hand for Greig & Co., Inc.

A little about the business: Greig & Co., Inc is located in Estherville, Iowa.  We are an 80+-year-old family farming and ranching operation consisting of about 3,000 acres of crops including corn, soybeans, and alfalfa.  We also have 750 acres of pasture ground where we run 280 cow-calf pairs and 450 yearlings.

What you would be doing: 

  • Cattle related activities such as treating, processing, driving feed truck, pen maintenance, etc.
  • Assist with managed rotational grazing
  • General fieldwork such as seedbed preparation, disking, plowing, etc.
  • General maintenance of equipment, buildings and mill
  • Hay mowing, baling and moving bales.
  • Pest control — row crops, hay, and pasture spraying
    • May need to acquire private pesticide applicators permit
  • Other farm duties as necessary and dependent on season

Qualifications: Previous cattle experience is required with horse experience preferred.  We are willing to train a candidate that is looking to grow within this role in other duties of the operation.

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The opportunities within the agriculture industry are endless. Whether you are looking to start your journey or take the next step in your agriculture career, there is a place for you. Go to AgHires.com to search thousands of current job openings, ranging from agronomy jobs to marketing jobs to service technician jobs. New jobs are uploaded to our website daily.

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