Welcome to Ford Farms, located in New Raymer, Colorado. We are a family-owned and operated diversified farm with a cow/calf operation along with raising hay and crops mainly for our own feed. You would be joining a close-knit operation working directly with the owners on a daily basis. You will be a key player on the team supporting all areas of the farm.
We’re hiring for a full-time Farm Operator to perform a variety of farm tasks from operating farm machinery to driving semi to performing light equipment maintenance. You will also be assisting with the livestock including movement, feed and herd health.
We offer a competitive compensation package including salary, bonus, completely paid housing and utilities along with fuel and meat from the farm. Join an organization where you will be treated as one of the family!
Our ideal candidate brings:
- Either experience working in farming, agriculture and/or relatable experience with heavy equipment, military or construction with an interest for working on a ranch or farm
- Ability to drive a semi
- Creative thinking and problem solving with a focus on doing things right the first time
- Honesty and integrity that aligns with our values
What you would be doing:
- Operate farm machinery and heavy equipment
- Haul grain, silage and other crops and drive tender truck
- Perform light maintenance and repairs on implements, equipment and tractors
- Work closely with our livestock taking care of calves, herd health and feed
- Perform general labor on the farm such as ground maintenance and cleaning equipment
- Lift up to 75lbs and be able to work on your feet throughout the day