Job - Farm Equipment Operator

Job Title: Farm Equipment Operator

Job Order #: EH-8209

Location: Central Nebraska

Salary Range: $0 - $60000

Commission / Bonus: Possible

Benefits: 100% Family Health Insurance + 4 hrs./Mo. Accum. for Personal Time + 401K + Life Insurance + Paid Vacation + Possible Bonus + Work Vehicle


- Plant thru harvest experience preferred
- Requiring use of new technologies
- Really prefer pivot experience
- Arc and Acetylene skills
- Fabricating skills a plus
- Really prefer good electrical experience
- Strong mechanical and shop background
- Need CDL or willing and able to get one


Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for a Farm Equipment Operator who is technically minded with a precision farming background, and who has good agronomic skills. Prefer they understand RTK/GPS. Experienced sprayer preferred, but will consider person who has operated farm equipment and experienced with monitors and GPS. Will run planter, scout fields, understand compaction and tillage practices. Requiring use of new technologies, such as global positioning and information management tools. Collect information to be used for optimum sowing density, estimate fertilizers and other input needs, and to be able to more accurately predict crop yields. Looking for a highly motivated, honest, reliable and diversified individual with farming abilities. Duties to include tractor, equipment maintenance and experience with self-propelled machinery operation for fertilizing, planting, cultivating and harvesting crops. Also, should be able to repair and maintain farm vehicles and implements. Will also need to be able to observe and listen to machine operations to detect malfunctions. Prefer experience in pivot irrigation. Some welding and truck driving experience preferred. This farm has a lot of pride in what they have and everything has its place, so very clean and organized from equipment, shop and facilities to the farm itself. There is no need to apply for this position if they don't have pride and a sense of appreciation.

This position will have a significant amount of responsibility, duties include:
- The operation, maintenance and repair of equipment, requiring good mechanical abilities
- Prefer experience in GPS set-up and programming, on mapping equipment and use while planting and harvesting
- Will assist in pivot maintenance/repair of irrigation systems
- Must possess sound judgment and have a solid work ethic. Need to be honest and a self-starter

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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