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 Seasonal Farm Operator to work during this fall through November to perform a variety of farm tasks from operating farm machinery to driving semi to performing light equipment maintenance.
We offer a competitive hourly rate. 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 – CDL A preferred
- 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
- 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