• Dairy Farm Maintenance & Equipment Operator

    Ideal Dairy, LLC
    Job Description
    Ideal Dairy Farms is seeking a responsible and hardworking individual with experience in maintaining and operating heavy equipment. This individual should enjoy working with a team, and be familiar with, or willing to learn farm equipment maintenance and cropping practices. We are a family run business that has been a member of our community for over 100 years. We pride ourselves on valuing and engaging our employees while focusing on exceptional care for our animals and our environment. We strive to be innovative and remain competitive in our industry for the future. We are looking for team members who share our values and want to become an important member on our family-oriented farm.

    Duties & Expectations: Inclusive of but not limited to the following
    • Assist with routine maintenance programs for all farm equipment, facilities, and manure systems; follow maintenance protocols and maintain records
    • Routinely monitor all equipment for possible need of repair
    • During crop season participate in crop program in a variety of necessary roles including tilling, planting, seeding, harvesting, and/or manure application
    • Maintain equipment, facilities, and work spaces for cleanliness, effective operation & safety
    • Be conscientious of safety measures & protocols
    • Be a team player – honest, respectful, productive, exemplify a positive attitude
    • Must be physically able to perform duties identified in job description
    • Share & uphold Ideal Dairy’s values of high quality milk production, exceptional animal care, respect for fellow team members, stewardship of soil and water resources and promotion of a positive view of agriculture and our farm while at work, and in the local community
    Required skills & Experience:
    • Previous experience working on a dairy farm or with similar equipment, preferred
    • Previous experience as a team/project leader or managing small groups of people, preferred
    • Detail Oriented, Organized & Productive
    • Self-Starter & Strong Work Ethic
    • Proficient Communication Skills
    Compensation: Competitive - Consideration given to Experience, Qualifications & Performance

    • Health Insurance
    • Simple Retirement Plan - Employer match up to 3%, after two calendar years of employment
    • Paid Vacation
    • Uniform Service
    Education Level: High School Diploma/GED and Post-Secondary Education Preferred

    Interested in joining our team?  To apply please visit our website, at http://idealdairyfarms.com/Join_our_Team___.html to view our job posting and download our application.
    Email completed applications and résumé to idealdairyfarms@gmail.com.

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