Farm Technician

Streeter, ND
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May 09, 2019
Job Type
Full Time
Position Description:
This position is a farm technician that will be responsible in getting machinery ready for seeding and harvesting. The duties include seeding, harvesting, putting up hay, transporting hay, repairing equipment, and working as a team member with the farm and livestock crew.

Minimum Qualifications:
1) Two-year degree in Natural Resources, Agronomy, Plant Sciences or related discipline
2) Two-years' experience in farming related activities include land preparation, seeding, hay harvesting, driving tractors and trucks
3) Knowledge of forage systems of the Northern Plains
4) Good oral and written communication skills
5) Work well with a team

Preferred Qualifications:
1) B.S. degree in Natural Resources, Agronomy, Plant Sciences or related discipline
2) Two-years experience repairing farm equipment, including tractors, skid steers, haying equipment
3) Knowledge of soil sampling methods and soils analysis

Open Until Filled: Yes
Search Type: Internal/External Simultaneously: Open to all applicants
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please provide detail within application of how the minimum qualifications have been met.

No Smoking Notice:
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. • 23-12-10.

EO/AA Statement:
NDSU does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable.

Veteran's Preference Notice: This position is subject to North Dakota Veteran's Preference requirements.
Location (City, State): Streeter, ND

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Are you a North Dakota resident?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you qualify for North Dakota veteran's preference?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. If yes, list exact dates of service:
    (Open Ended Question)
  4. Do you qualify for North Dakota disabled veteran's preference?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Academic Department
    • Bismarck Tribune
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Fargo Forum
    • JobsHQ
    • Friend/Co-worker/Family member
    • Job Service of North Dakota
    • NDSU Employee
    • NDSU Website
    • Other newspaper (Please specify below)
    • Professional Publication/Organization Website
    • University Placement Office
    • Inside Higher Education
    • Other (Please specify below)
  6. If Other, please specify:
    (Open Ended Question)
  7. * Do you have knowledge of forage systems of the Northern Plains?
    (Open Ended Question)
  8. * What types of farm equipment do you have experience using?
    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Veterans Preference Claim Form (DD214)
  2. Veterans Administration Letter
  3. Other Document 1
  4. Curriculum Vitae
  5. Unofficial Transcript 1