The field and crop manager has a variety of responsibilities and are defined below. The owner is involved and will work with the manager on a daily basis to make transitioning successful. We are a growing operation that has plenty of room for job advancement. This is an ideal position for someone looking to move to the next level.
The duties would include:
Leader of a team of employees to successfully complete: Fitting of land, planting, spraying, harvesting of crops in a timely manner in order to achieve maximum yield and quality in the best interest of the dairy.
Daily leadership and schedules of crop employees.
Work with crop planners on rotations, spraying to be done, fertilizer etc.
Bid out supplies, oils, cropping inputs, parts etc.
Schedule and help complete routine maintenance and repairs on equipment.
Lead crew to ensure equipment is in good working, clean condition along with the shop.
Manure management and record keeping.
Monthly meetings with owner for planning and reviewing.