Site Last Updated: 8/21/2017 8:31:40 PM
4275 County Road 22
Waterloo, IN 46793
Employment Opportunities at Walker Farms
Farm Operator/Key Team Member - Experience is REQUIRED
Walker Farms is a progressive farm operation growing corn, soybeans, and wheat and is looking for another key employee to help drive the business forward. Our operation is also involved in excavating and tiling, selling Beck’s Hybrids, and baling large square bales of straw.
We are hiring a full-time farm operator/key team member that will enjoy a wide variety of responsibilities and experiences detailed below. Training and further educational opportunities are available as necessary. We value an employee that wants to grow in their knowledge and become a part of our management decisions. Responsibility and opportunities within the operation are limited by the interests, ability and ambition of the candidate.
You should consider this job if you:
Enjoy doing something different almost weekly.
Have modern agriculture/farming experience and are fully capable of operating today’s newer large equipment.
Pay very close attention to details and understand that all of the small jobs you do and choices and decisions you make influence the overall success of the operation and other employees.
Have an ability to perform basic maintenance tasks and are willing to pitch in with repairs in the field and substantial shop work in the off-season.
Enjoy working with other driven team members to do the best job you know how to do at whatever the task is.
Your day to day activities would include, but not be limited to:
Operating large farm, application and precision ag equipment, driving truck, maintaining equipment, completing written and/or electronic records, participating in tiling and excavating, assisting with agronomy, and operating a modern grain handling facility.
Skills and experience necessary:
MUST have large farm equipment experience.
Be safety conscious at all times and have the ability to follow detailed verbal and/or written instructions
Ability and willingness to communicate with management on ideas for improvement
Be willing to work as a team and assist others depending on the task at hand
Willingness to work longer hours during peak seasons
Have a positive attitude, be self-motivated and disciplined with attention to details
Have strong basic math skills
Ability to make decisions on the fly without supervision and complete a job to the best of your ability.
Competitive wages are offered along with a structured bonus and other benefits.
For this full time position, please contact or send full resume to Jacob Walker at:
1 - Part time farm labor - Most work will be manual labor and may include pressure washing, cleaning, general maintenance and assisting other team members when needed. This is a part time position that, depending on abilities and performance, could have future opportunities. Working as a team as well as alone, being self-motivated without direct supervision and exhibiting pride in one’s work will all be expected. Experience is not required for this position.
2 - Seasonal Equipment Operator - Experience is necessary. A partial list of expectations is listed below:
We will contact qualified candidates for an interview.
Apply by email to Jacob Walker at email@example.com