Website Peterson Farms

Peterson Farms is a family operated row crop production farm based out of Loretto, KY looking to fill a position for a Crop Production Team member with someone that matches our Employee Core Values: – Honest, dedicated and hard-working – Respectful and compassionate – Quests for knowledge and self-improvement – Passionate for what they do and enjoy their work – Willingness to help Peterson Farms continuously develop our resources (People, Land/Soil, Water) – Foster a team environment that promotes achievement and excellence – Promote a safe workplace at all times.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

As a Crop Production Team Member at Peterson Farms your primary responsibility will be to assist the Operations team in tasks related to land management and production practices of corn, soybeans, wheat and industrial hemp. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: – Maintenance and repair of equipment and operating facilities – Field equipment operation including use of on-board computing systems – Tractor-trailer operation related to logistics of grain and agricultural inputs

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

High school diploma or equivalent is required. Associates Degree in Agriculture preferred, but not required. Must be able to obtain a medical card required for operation of tractor-trailers. Possession of CDL is a plus. Agronomy and Technology – Demonstrate a general knowledge of agronomic management practices as well as willingness to learn and ability to use the technology associated with modern equipment and record keeping. Mechanical – Knowledge of mechanical operation of agricultural equipment including routine maintenance and repair. Communication – Effective oral and written communication with colleagues and with management including the ability to develop a productive and cooperative relationship with others. Flexibility – Ability to adapt based on changing circumstances.

EXPERIENCE

3-5 years of production agricultural experience required. On-farm or ag-retail experience preferred.

COMPENSATION

Wage or salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Apply: https://www.peterson-farms.com click careers
Please send resumes with the job title in the subject to danielp@bardstown.com

To apply for this job email your details to terri.thomas@marioncountyky.gov