Farmer/Rancher in Washington State

McKay Farm & Ranch, Inc.
  • Full Time
  • Washington
  • $20.00 - $28.85 an hour USD / Year
  • This position has been filled

Job Description

Responsibilities:
– Perform various farming tasks, including planting, cultivating, and harvesting crops
– Operate heavy equipment and farm machinery to prepare fields and maintain crops
– Practice animal husbandry techniques to care for livestock and ensure their well-being
– Maintain and repair farm equipment and machinery as needed
– Utilize basic math skills to calculate measurements, quantities, and budgets
– Use power tools and hand tools to complete various farming tasks
– Monitor weather conditions and adjust farming practices accordingly
– Implement pest control measures to protect crops from damage

Qualifications:
– Previous experience in farming or a related field is required
– Knowledge of agricultural practices and techniques
– Ability to operate heavy equipment and farm machinery safely and efficiently
– Familiarity with animal husbandry principles and practices
– Basic mechanical knowledge for equipment maintenance and repairs
– Strong work ethic and ability to work independently or as part of a team
– Physical stamina to perform manual labor in various weather conditions
– Good communication skills to collaborate with other team members

Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may be required to perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 – $28.85 per hour

Expected hours: 30 – 50 per week

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Weekends as needed

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Washington State: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Farming: 3 years (Required)
  • Agriculture: 3 years (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: In person