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Job Info
  1. Job Title: Harvest Manager
  2. Location: Dateland, Arizona
  3. Number: 9622
  4. Post Date: 4/18/2017
Job description

Opportunity:  To join a fast growing agriculture company as Harvest Manager of their Dateland, Arizona 3,254 acre farming alfalfa farming operation.

About Integrated Ag: Integrated Ag is a fast growing fully integrated farm operating and development business specializing in the Southwest U.S. The firm has ~16,000 acres of land it owns or controls, growing a wide variety of crops from grains and forage, to organic produce and permanent crops.  

Harvest Manager Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and coordinate staff to execute all harvest activities:
    • Follow up with swather driver daily, check crimping of hay to make sure it is ideal for current conditions, check sharpness of knives, and all other wear parts.
    • Direct two rake personnel daily make sure they are entering the field at the ideal time to rake.
    • Run one of the balers, Harvest Manager being the lead guy and directing the other baler how, when, and where to cut.
    • Work with Inventory/Stacking staff on stacking slots and follow up with Mil Stack operator daily to ensure maximum quality control.
  • Assist Farm Manager in harvest scheduling (discuss thoughts on when to turn the water off prior to cutting for best harvest results).
  • Oversee Maintenance is being completed on time for all farm equipment.
    • Become familiar with each piece of equipment’s different components that require maintenance and maintenance intervals.
  • Keep wear parts in stock to prevent down time during the season.
  • Learn all the personnel and their roles on the farm.
  • Truck provided by company for use.
  • Open, honest communication with all Integrated Ag team members.

 

Experience:  Five-years minimum hay harvesting experience in Western United States conditions.

Reporting:  Reports directly to Farm Manager.

Compensation:  $50,000 - $80,000, Based on Experience.

Benefits: After 3-months, Health Insurance and 401k.

Hours:  Full-Time.             


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.



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