Part Time Manure Application Tech

Perdue Farms | Monett, MO

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Posted Date 3/13/2020
Description

Niman Ranch supports a community of more than 720 independent farmers and ranchers who raise pork, beef and lamb traditionally, humanely and sustainably to deliver the finest tasting meat. Niman Ranch is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation.

Summary

  • Responsible for all aspects of manure application for the SW Missouri farms (Monett and Pierce City, MO areas)
  • Work with each Farm Site Manager to develop and maintain a manure application plan with surrounding farmers to ensure continuity and contingencies with respect to crop and grazing rotations.
  • Take routine manure samples from each farm to confirm the nutrient analysis.
  • Maintain all Bio-security protocols in place at each farm and between farms.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Responsible to apply and oversee all manure application on fields, and communicate with the landowner to ensure that they are satisfied with the product and process.
  • Work with farm maintenance to ensure all equipment is repaired and properly maintained.
  • Manage, keep, communicate, and report accurate application records on a daily basis to the Farm Site Manager.
  • Ensure that manure application is in compliance with Niman Ranch and all local, state, and federal regulations.
  • With time, work to develop and implement a manure management program that could evolve into a revenue source for the Sow Farms.
  • Any other duties as assigned, requested, or directed by management/supervisor related to manure management.

Minimum Education

High school diploma or equivalent work experience.

Experience Requirements

  • Background and understanding of row crop farming and ranching practices.
  • Experience in large tractor and truck operation, mechanically inclined is a must.
  • Ability to problem-solve, be a critical thinker, goal-oriented, and a team player.

Experience Preferred

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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