Job - Farm Assistant / Equipment Operator

Job Title: Farm Assistant / Equipment Operator

Job Order #: KG-9710

Location: Southeastern Nebraska

Salary Range: $0 - $75000

Commission / Bonus: Possible

Benefits: Housing Negotiable + Insurance Negotiable + Paid Vacation Time + Work Vehicle at Work


- Good farm equipment operating skills, larger equipment, with 1-5+ years of solid verifiable experience needed
- Willing to work with recent college graduate with an Ag Degree and farm experience of on having PT/summer employment or summer internships
- Self-propelled sprayer experience along with plant to harvest experience a strong plus. Willing to train right individual with an Ag Background
- Efficient with routine maintenance and general repairs, someone with a mechanical mindset. Additional Electrical, Mechanical, Maintenance, or Carpentry skills all would be a bonus
- Additional heavy equipment from track loader to excavator experience is a plus
- Need to have good record keeping skills and be a team player with a passion for farming
- Must be able to work independently and be trustworthy and responsible, high character, self-motivation, and desire to always be learning. That will question
- Semi driving experience and clean DMV record is a must, CDL is a plus


Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for a Farm Equipment Operator for a southeast Nebraska family farm. Individual needs to know machinery operations and maintenance. The farm consists of 5000+ acres of irrigated and dryland corn and soybeans. Employer would like to find someone with strong spray experience along with precision Ag experience and variable rate would be a plus. Willing to train the right individual for a niche in our operation. Also want to talk to a person who has plant to harvest experience. Someone who has extensive knowledge of cover crops would be a plus also. Looking for the individual with passion and wanting to learn as they go and long-term career. An individual who may possess additional skills from electrical, mechanical, welding, construction, or even heavy equipment would be considered over “Just an equipment operator”. This position is not setting in a tractor year around. We are not looking for someone seeking employment, but someone who wants to make a difference. The farm is located on good roads with opportunities for a spouse to find work within a 25-mile radius and near good schools. Want to hire a solid long-term employee with a passion for progressive agriculture. Wages/Salary is based on experience, stability, and references.

Contact Info:
To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # above and email your resume to Kerry Glandt at or call 308-382-7399. Please fill out our online application if you are not currently registered.

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