Farm Mechanic in Felton, DE

Pries Farms LLC

Job description

Pries Farms is a potato and grain farm in central Delaware. We are seeking a full-time farm mechanic to repair and maintain farm equipment including tractors, implements, planting and harvesting equipment, and trucks. It would be preferred if you have some knowledge of farm equipment to be able to operate and to understand issues and failures.

This position would also be responsible for managing the shop and controlling the inventory of parts and supplies. Other potential field operations would include irrigation, field work, driving trucks, etc. Experience operating and maintaining irrigation equipment is a plus. We are offering a competitive salary package based on experience and ability.

Applicants must be dependable, able to work independently on tasks, and troubleshoot.

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required
  • 2-3 years of experience is required
  • Trade school or other training is a plus
  • Drivers license and clean driving record is required (CDL is a plus)
  • Welding skills are a plus
  • Candidates must pass background check

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 – $28.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Paid time off


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Felton, DE 19943: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Mechanical knowledge: 5 years (Required)


  • Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: In person