Job - Farm Assistant

Job Title: Farm Assistant

Job Order #: EH-8886

Location: Central Nebraska

Salary Range: $ - $46000

Commission / Bonus: Possible

Benefits: 1/2 Beef Year + Nice 3 Bedroom Home + Utilities + Work Vehicle


- 5+ years of current experience in row crops working with large equipment
- Plant through harvest experience highly preferred
- Solid crop production background
- Good understanding and current experience with precision equipment, GPS, auto-steer and field mapping
- Needs to be mechanically inclined to handle routine maintenance and general repair
- Arc welding and fabrication skills a plus
- Must have a clean/good driving record and willing and able to get a CDL
- Knowledge of irrigation systems is preferred
- Looking for individual that is motivated, long-term and career-minded with a passion for agriculture
- Must be able to work independently, be trustworthy and be responsible
- Good attitude and dependable
- Excellent communication skills and ability to work as a team player in a safe and productive manner
- Must be a self-starter, easy going and able to get along with others
- Non-smoking work environment


Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for a Farm Assistant for this Central Nebraska crop producer. Candidate needs to be able to handle routine maintenance and general repair and also have a good understanding and current experience with precision equipment/GPS and field mapping. Have above average shop experience to perform maintenance of equipment in the off-season so it is ready to go before the next crop season. During the off-season candidate will assist in farm tillage work, hauling grain, and other shop work. Farm runs all late model John Deere equipment and has excellent facilities. Farm has 3,000 acres of corn, soybeans, alfalfa, can and wheat. The primary responsibilities of the farm assistant are the operation of equipment used in planting thru harvesting of grain. The duties of the position vary with the seasons and the needs of the operation, so it is important this individual is willing to adapt to changing circumstances, is flexible and has a good attitude. Prefer a candidate with some grain handling experience, drying, storage, etc. and able to climb the grain bins is a plus. Need someone who takes pride in what they do and are a self-motivated individual with a strong agriculture background and solid character. Must be able to take direction, have a neat appearance, good work ethic, and a passion for farming. Should have good problem-solving skills, the handiness to find and build solutions when the need arises, able to handle multiple demands, be flexible, and able to adapt to last minute changes. Candidate also needs to be able to work and get along with others and be willing to help others when needed and to be a team player. Main focus of this position is crop production, but person needs to assist with cow herd at times. Pay depends on the experience in row crop production, this job can and will be financially rewarding depending on their performance. This is a progressive farm operation searching for a long-term employee who wants to grow in responsibility and also to grow along with the farm. Good churches and schools located within the community. Good Opportunity for spouse to find employment in the area.

Contact Info:
To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # above and email your resume to Eric Hansen at or call 308-382-7351. Please fill out our online application if you are not currently registered.

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