FARM HAND: MIGHTY AXE HOPS

Farm Hand

Foley, MN

Full-time

Salary: $13.50 to $14.50 /hour

Role Mission: To be the reliable, go-to team player working directly with the Farm Manager to accomplish yield, quality, and production goals.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Tractor tasks including chemical application, tillage, mowing and trellis maintenance

  • General farm care and upkeep

  • Following daily and weekly work plans provided by Farm Manager

  • Positive attitude, core values alignment: passion, challenge, and communication

  • Post-harvest processing

Location & Hours

  • Mighty Axe Hops: 8505 95th Street NE Foley, MN 56329

  • This is a seasonal, hourly role. Expect 40+ hours a week through the growing season from roughly April 2019 to October 2019.

Characteristics and Experience

Characteristics

  • Fixer/tinkerer; skilled in the assessment and fixing of problems with equipment

  • Detail oriented; understands the importance of executing a task to utmost quality and accuracy as well as the importance of task reporting

  • Effective communicator; demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with co-workers

  • Safety-first mindset; appreciation for safety standards and safe work practices

Mandatory Proficiencies

  • Written and verbal English language

  • Valid US Driver’s License

Physical Demands

  • Able to lift heavy objects (60+ lbs)

  • Able to work in adverse outdoor conditions including heat, humidity, rain, cold, etc.

  • Able to work on feet for long days

  • Able to handle farm equipment

Desired Experience

  • Equipment maintenance and repair

  • Formal training or experience in fields like agriculture and horticulture

  • Storing, handling, mixing, and applying chemicals and fertilizers

Desired Qualifications

  • Pesticide applicator’s license

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