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R.D. Offutt Company
BROOTEN, MN, United States
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Job Type
Full Time

Job Details

Job Summary

This person will support the farm manager in the daily potato farm operations. This includes; planting, irrigating, harvesting, overseeing field team members, giving daily direction, and scheduling.

Specific Duties Include
  • Support the farm manager to supervise the field farm operations
  • Perform/coordinate potato crop planting, fertilizing, irrigation and spray operations
  • Communicate effectively with management and team members
  • Ensure compliance with all labor laws, agricultural audits, food safety regulations, and workers safety
  • Maintain a positive and professional working relationship with peers, management and support resources
  • Maintain buildings and equipment ensuring they are in appropriate condition
  • Be a self-starter; ability to work independently as well as with other personnel and management
  • Maintain technical and product knowledge on all equipment on the farm.
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations while performing work assignments and adhere to all policies and procedures as specified in company manuals and as directed in the employee handbook.
  • Conduct self in the presence of customers and community so as to present a professional image of R.D. Offutt Farms.
  • Maintain a positive and professional working relationship with peers, management, and support resources, with a constant commitment to teamwork and exemplary customer service.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned by management in a professional and efficient manner.

  • Previous farm operations experience including crop planting, farm equipment management, maintenance scheduling, and basic agronomy
  • Previous management experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Valid driver's license
  • Candidates must have valid work authorization and be able to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship


About us:

R.D. Offutt Company is a six-generation, family-owned and operated food producer celebrating more than 50 years farming in the Midwest. We continue to seek innovative, leading edge ways to sustainably produce food while maintaining our commitment to the communities in which we reside, and the land on which our company was built. Today, R.D. Offutt Company has grown to include farming operations supporting multiple types of food production across twelve states.

Join our team and grow with us!

R.D. Offutt Company is an industry leader in sustainable farming and food processing. As a family business, we remain driven by integrity and humility, forming the foundation for all our business operations. Employees at all levels of the business are empowered to make their own decisions, to find solutions for their customers, to celebrate team and individual successes, and to be innovative and entrepreneurial.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply for these challenging and rewarding opportunities with R.D. Offutt Company. We look for self-starters who have the ability to maintain a positive and professional working relationship with peers, management, and support resources, with a constant commitment to teamwork. If you are detail orientated and thrive in a fast paced professional environment with continuous change, then R.D. Offutt Company may be the company for you. 

We offer a competitive compensation package and a rewarding work environment with opportunities for growth.

As an EOE/AA employer, R.D. Offutt Company will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, and veteran or disability status.

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700 7th Street South

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