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Farm Mechanic Krenzer Farms Scottsville, United States
 

Experience

:

Any experience

Salary

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Negotiable

Job Type :

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Full-time

 

Job category

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Landscaping/Labor

Apply before :

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Mon Mar 08, 2021
Posted Date

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Mon Feb 22, 2021

Job Summary

Krenzer Farms is seeking a full time, year-round candidate to assist with all duties involved in the production of crops and with municipal snow plowing.

Opportunities exist for a lifelong career and future ownership. This position is ideal for the individual who enjoys a wide variety of job tasks. Self-motivated, team players with agricultural and mechanical experience, eager to learn all aspects involved in the operation of our farm are encouraged to apply.

We are a family-owned grain enterprise consisting of approximately 3500 acres of corn, soybeans and wheat. We have a spacious, heated shop for machinery maintenance and repairs. In the winter months, we contract with the City of Rochester to plow sidewalks with antique tractors. Krenzer Farms is a no smoking, tobacco and drug free workplace.

Job Description

 


Responsibilities:



  1. Repair, maintain and operate farm equipment

  2. Repair, maintain and operate snowplow equipment

  3. Problem solve to improve all aspects of the farm operation

  4. Record equipment repairs

  5. Maintain a clean, organized, safe work environment at all times


Requirements:



  1. Clean Driver's License

  2. Two-year college degree, Mechanical &/or Agricultural coursework

  3. Ability to self-manage; be proactive and plan ahead for planting, harvest and snowplow seasons.

  4. Mechanical skills necessary to maintain, and repair farm equipment.

  5. Basic Welding skills

  6. Ability to operate all types of manual clutch machinery

  7. Proficient in arithmetic; including fractions

  8. Computer literacy

  9. Available on weekends


Physical Requirements:



  1. Climbing and working on ladders up to 120'

  2. Ability to carry up to 100 pounds.


Helpful skills/accomplishments:



  1. CDL A or B

  2. Certified Pesticide Applicator

  3. Agronomic Knowledge

  4. Precision Ag Experience

  5. Knowledge & Experience with high/low voltage electricity


Benefits:



  1. Health Insurance

  2. Retirement Plan

  3. Paid Time Off


Hours:


Winter: Monday – Friday 7:00 am – 5:00 pm and on call for snowplowing 24/7.


During planting and harvest seasons, hours will be extended beyond 5PM and weekends.

How to Apply

Email your resume to: krenzerfarms@gmail.com