Established and harvested first crop in 1985, Paulman Farms is a joint venture with Deb & Roric Paulman and is located in beautiful Southwest Nebraska, Lincoln, Keith, Perkins counties. As a third generation farming family, we value the tradition of farming and conservation and we want you to be part of our team.
We're looking for a seasonal equipment operator to join our crew and help us plant this year’s crop. Most of your time will be spent operating equipment in the field but the ability to perform some physical labour is required.
What you'll do:
- Drives tractor with implements to plow, plant, cultivate, or harvest crops and to move trailers for crop harvest.
- Manipulates controls to set, activate, and regulate mechanisms on machinery such as self-propelled machines, conveyors, separators, cleaners, and dryers.
- Drives truck to haul harvested crops, supplies, tools, or farm workers.
- Drives truck, or tractor with trailer attached, alongside crew loading crop or adjacent to harvesting machine.
- Sprays fertilizer or pesticide solutions, using hand sprayer, to control insects, fungus and weed growth, and diseases.
- Adjusts, repairs, lubricates, and services farm machinery, and notifies supervisor or appropriate personnel when machinery malfunctions.
What you need:
- A passion for agriculture!
- Basic farm knowledge with a strong interest in agriculture
- Able to work independently as well as part of a team
- Mechanically inclined (able to perform basic machinery maintenance)
- Valid 1A license would be ideal
Training programs are also available.
For more information about our business, please see https://www.paulmanfarms.com/about-us/