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Starr Farms Partnership Inc
Connersville, IN

Welcome to Starr Farms Partnership Inc.! We’re a diversified farm operation growing both grain crops and pumpkins located in Connersville, Indiana (east of Indianapolis). We strive to execute progressive farm practices focused on quality and efficiency. Join a team that works together to get the work done and enjoy seeing the fruits of our efforts. Our top priorities are our landowners, our team and our stewardship of the land.

Join our team of innovative producers in agriculture. We’re hiring for a Farm Operator – Field Lead role. You will enjoy a variety of work from operating equipment, maintaining equipment, grain handling as well as other farm tasks. You will be at times during peak season leading a small team while working side-by-side operating equipment.

This role has potential to advance to an Operations Manager position. We’re willing to invest in training the right individual and our ideal hire for this role will have the ability to grow in their responsibilities.

We offer competitive compensation highly based on prior experience and skills. We also offer paid-time off. We average approximately 2500 hours a year; peak seasons with higher hours and steady hours with limited weekends during the winter.

This role is for you if you
Enjoy working for a progressive farm operation utilizing modern equipment and technology.
Are a detail oriented individual that can successfully work on multiple issues at once.
Want to be a long term team leader with room for growth professionally and financially.
Have a positive attitude and work well with others.
Can take directions well and set priorities.
Have the ability to work extended hours during peak seasons throughout the year.

What you would be doing
Safely and efficiently operate all farm equipment including planting, harvest, and application equipment.
Lead combine operator
Work closely with management and team members to ensure timely completion of corn and soybean harvest.
Accurately manage all inputs including the handling and mixing of chemicals and inventory management.
Assist with preventative maintenance as well as repairs.
Continually work with owners to find ways to improve operations, gain productivity and reduce costs.
Ensure to maximize the use of precision ag equipment and maintain accurate record keeping.
Be willing to work in all areas of the operation depending on the need.

Qualifications
Experience in production agriculture is preferred but not necessary. We’re willing to work with individuals that have prior heavy equipment operation/mechanic experience in relatable fields such as military, construction and agri-businesses.
A valid driver’s license, and a good driving record.
Must be able to pass a drug test.

• Location: Richmond

• Post ID: 33860597 richmondin
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