Assistant Farm Manager in Fruitland, ID

Williams Farms LLC

Job Description

Williams Farms LLC. is a first generation Row Crop farm located in Fruitland ID. Our operation consists of aproximately 1,200 acres of Potatoes, Onions, Corn, Wheat, and alfalfa.

We utilize modern equipment and practices which has allowed us to accomplish our goal of improving soil health while maximizing our yields. We are hiring an Assistant Crop Operations Manager to join our Farm. In this role you will be primarely helping the Farm manager day to day making sure tasks on the farm are getting completed and also assisting in other various farm operations including Tillage, Planting, Spraying, Irrigation and Harvesting. We offer a competitive salary based on experience, paid time off, performance-based cash bonus.

What you will be doing: Operate farm and other heavy equipment for planting, spraying, and harvesting. Maintain field records on all production inputs and applications. Oversee fertilization program on Onions and Potatoes. Assist in monitoring crops for weeds and insect problems. Monitor inventory of shop tools, supplies, gas, diesel, and equipment parts maintained on hand; and coordinate restocking as needed.

Train and oversee new and part-time employees on proper equipment servicing procedures. Develop and maintain service guidelines for all major farm vehicles and motorized equipment Perform general service and maintenance responsibilities of farm machinery and structures. Oversee winter maintenance agenda; keep maintenance needs list updated throughout the year. Provide other general farm work activities as directed.

This position is for you if you: Have prior experience in agriculture, farming, and operating heavy equipment. Work well independently and in a team setting. Have the ability to work long hours during planting and harvesting seasons. Are a self-motivated individual with a great attitude Pay attention to detail and are able to manage multiple tasks.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $55,000.00 – $70,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Commission pay

COVID-19 considerations:
none

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Fruitland, ID: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Farming: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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