- 3-5 years of current experience in row crops working with large equipment - Good crop production background - Able to handle routine maintenance and general repair - Arc welding and fabrication skills a plus - Must have or obtain a Class A or CDL, and have a clean/good driving record to operate semi/tractor-trailer for grain hauling locally - 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 and be trustworthy and responsible - Good attitude and dependable - Good 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
Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for a Farm Equipment Operator for a Kansas crop producer. Person needs to be able to handle routine maintenance and general repairs on equipment. During the off-season candidate will assist in farm tillage work, hauling grain, equipment maintenance/prep and other shop work. The primary responsibilities of the farm equipment operator is the operation of equipment used in planting thru harvesting of crops. 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, and a good work ethic. 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. Pay depends on the experience in row crop production. Operation is located near schools, nice towns and good people. Good opportunity for spouse to find employment in the area. This expanding operation is looking for a long term career person to become part of their team.
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