Manager of Cropping Operations (4431)
|Company Address||550 Pleasant View Dr.|
|Location||North Eastern Ontario|
Fantastic opportunity for a person located or looking to relocate to the fast becoming hub of new agriculture business in Ontario _ Temiskaming Shores
This very large and growing diversified business with with operations in cropping (over 10,000 acres), grain orientation, grain marketing, grain handling, crop consulting services, crop input sales and forage seed sales is looking for several new staff members including a Field Crop Assistant Manager
Responsibilities through the cropping season to include:
Coordination and oversight of field operators in all aspects of cropping activities on the farms in Ontario and Quebec .
Assist in planning and movement of equipment and operators between locations.
Ensure that regular daily service on equipment is being maintained by equipment operators and that equipment is being washed, and cabs cleaned to the GFC standard.
Coordination of timely delivery of inputs and supplies to field operations.
Coordination of grain movements from field to elevator at harvest.
Coordinate with shop staff on tracking equipment hours and service intervals for GFC equipment and assist in scheduling for service.
Oversight and coordination of rogueing crews on the farms pedigree seed production.
Ensure correct segregation of pedigree seed production, going into storage at offsite locations, sanitation of harvesting equipment, trailers, conveyors and storage bins.
Monitor offsite pedigree seed storage after harvest. Record moistures and temperatures in all off site storage.
Coordinate with precision farming team on data retrieval from equipment.
Oversight and coordination of plot farm, maintenance of plots.
The Farm relies heavily on precision farming technology. You must be familiar with and proficient in the operation of all equipment that uses this technology.
During the off season the Manager will be expected to be involved with:
Crop planning and budgets for the farm.
Movement of pedigree seed to production facilities.
Assist in operations at Elevators, Grain and Forage Plant.
The job will require extended hours of work during critical periods during the production seasons.
Relocation assistant will be provided to the successful candidate should they live outside the area.