Assistant Grain Farm Manager / Farm Equipment Operator position available on 10,000 acre family farm in Northwest Kansas. Primarily dryland wheat, corn, and grain sorghum with one central pivot. The operation uses the latest John Deere equipment, has a heated shop that is kept well organized and clean to increase efficiency. Owners are looking for individuals who have a love of farming and are self-motivated. The operation also runs 300 to 400 head of steers that are out on grass from March to August. The owners respect their employees and have a history of low employee turnover. Salary based on experience. Housing, utilities and insurance provided. Two week paid time off per year.
Will set up and operate the newest John Deere technologies, including, GPS, yield monitoring, field mapping, sprayer and fertilizer application. Supervision of 1-2 employees and work with agronomic consultants to implement their recommendation.
?Must have or be able to obtain a Class A CDL and a private applicators license.
?Must be self-motivated person with the ability to think and work independently.
?Basic knowledge of cattle is preferred but not required.
?Should have knowledge of GPS and guidance systems
?Some light mechanic skills
?Welding experience a plus.
MUST have at least 2 years of experience operating and maintaining modern farm equipment, including, semi-trucks, sprayers, planters, combines and drills.
High School Diploma or GED
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