Assistant Farm Manager Resume Samples

An Assistant Farm Manager is responsible for helping the Farm Manager is managing the overall sectors of the farm by working closely with the head of the various sections. While the actual duties vary based on the area of responsibility, the following are certain core duties identified on the Assistant Farm Manager Resume – communicating the duties of work to the staff members in the absence of the Farm Manager, acting as a liaison between the employer and the employee; keeping an eye on the budget constraints and production; maintaining farm progress against budget parameters; directing and coordinating work activities; managing farm diversification activities; negotiating with suppliers; and helping with product marketing.

This job is best for those who are interested in farming, and who can depict the following skills – strong technical skills of the job, knowledge of food production, larger-scale business awareness, good technical knowledge, and a good understanding of modern farming techniques. While a degree is mandatory, prior hands-on farming experience is as important as academic qualification.

Assistant Farm Manager Resume example

Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Objective : People-oriented Manager and Team Builder with proven success in a corporate environment, with major strengths in personnel development, quality improvement, and customer service. Significant skills include project management, team building, sales, building relationships, and problem-solving. Also experienced in computer operations and labor relations.

Skills : Conflict Resolution, Logistics Management.

Description :

    1. Assisted the farm manager in all aspects of a 4,000-acre crop production operation.
    2. Responsible for operating farm machinery for cropping programs during planting and harvest seasons.
    3. Conducted regular inspections of farm equipment and make needed repairs.
    4. Familiar with the use and maintenance of machinery with a range of agricultural skills and knowledge.
    5. Monitored quality of stored grain.
    6. Created team of 12 highly skilled professionals, coaching, developing, training, mentoring, and providing leadership.
    7. Handled personnel hiring along with customer escalations.
    8. Established yearly individual and supervisor objectives/metrics, measuring performance of representatives, including monthly recognition of individuals for outstanding performance or placing on a performance improvement plan if necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Business


Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Objective : Seeks to obtain a mechanical engineer internship opportunity to employ skills and experience in engineering course work knowledge and working on a team.

Skills : Animal Handling, Livestock Handling.

Description :

    1. Planned crop activities based on factors such as crop maturity or weather conditions.
    2. Selected or purchase machinery, equipment, and supplies, such as fertilizer and chemicals.
    3. Analyzed soil by taking samples throughout the grow cycle to determine types or quantities of fertilizer required for maximum crop production.
    4. Demonstrated or explain working techniques, practices, or safety regulations to farm or ranch workers.
    5. Inspected orchards or fields to determine crop maturity or condition or to detect disease or insect infestation.
    6. Inspected farm or ranch equipment to ensure proper functioning.
    7. Monitored and adjusted irrigation systems to distribute water according to crop needs and to avoid wasting water.
    8. Replaced chemical insecticides and fertilizers with environmentally friendly practices, such as brewing and applying compost teas that improve plant nutrition, vigor, and disease resistance through increasing beneficial microbe populations and plant growth compounds.
    9. Hired, trained, or supervised workers engaged in planting, cultivating, irrigating, pruning, and harvesting crops.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Environmental Studies, Economics


Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Objective : Significant management experience including responsibility for hiring, firing, training, discipline, and retention of employees. Exceptional customer service skills.

Skills : Truck Operator, Loader, Logistics.

Description :

    1. Feed and water livestock; and monitor food and water supplies.
    2. Drove trucks, tractors, and other equipment to distribute feed to animals.
    3. Examined animals to detect illness, injury, or disease, and to check physical characteristics, such as rate of weight gain.
    4. Inspected, maintained, and repaired equipment, machinery, buildings, pens, yards, and fences.
    5. Moved equipment, poultry, or livestock from one location to another, manually or using trucks or carts.
    6. Herd livestock to pastures for grazing or to scales, trucks, or other enclosures.
    7. Shifted animals between grazing areas to ensure that they have sufficient access to food.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Communications

Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Objective : Seeking to use the skills and knowledge acquired to fulfill the needs and demands of the company in a timely manner. Demonstrated proficiency in decision making and team building.

Skills : Organization, Management, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Managed a team of Autistic Individuals and their support staff to attain and surpass the vision of GHA Carolina Farms.
    2. Carolina Farms exists to provide both work opportunities for Autistic clients and high-quality organic produce to more than 50 CSA shareholders and local markets and restaurants.
    3. Daily tasks include caring for livestock, implementing Farm Manager's harvesting, planting, fertilizing plan, assisting clients with their work, and coordinating support staff.
    4. Worked to create many opportunities for our clients to engage in our daily work and be productive.
    5. Co-designed a Sensory Garden for the clients in our assisted living program.
    6. Scheduled, and ran multiple riding camps for kids, taught riding lessons, trained young stock of horses/ponies.
    7. Managed the maintenance program of 3 barns and 12 pastures, over 20 acres of the farm.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
M. Div. in Pastoral Ministry

Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Summary : Seeks to obtain a challenging Assistant Farm Manager position where one can utilize and develop knowledge of Management of Information Systems, as well as general business and communication skills.

Skills : SQL Server, SQL Plus, Tableau, Access Database, C#, HTML 5, Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Project, Big Data Analytics, Proficient With Microsoft Office, Strong Communication.

Description :

    1. Governed data entry and inventory on hay, sales, equipment, and parts.
    2. Managed high-quality chemicals and fertilizers to maximize crop yield.
    3. Supervised 10+ employees to ensure tasks were done right and on time.
    4. Ensured product quality and company profitability.
    5. Worked as part of a team, managing a stock horse breeding program.
    6. Assisted with stallion and mare management, foal care, and sales preparation.
    7. Constant grounds keeping with commercial equipment. 
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in MIS, Database Administration

Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Summary : Strong work ethic demonstrated by persistence and focus on achieving task goals by stimulating critical thinking by strong self-motivation skills. Strong confidence in public speaking and great communication skills. Skills in making management decisions and having a desire to learn new things. Dependability by showing up on time, prepared, and ready to work to the best of abilities either with a team or alone.

Skills : Public Speaking, Team Player, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint, Construction, Organized, Research, Conflict Resolution.

Description :

    1. Performed maintenance and repairs on all heavy equipment.
    2. Repaired concrete walls and poured concrete floors.
    3. Worked on welding projects.
    4. Built and repaired many carpentries projects Plumping and electrical repairs.
    5. Developed systems such as work, staff management, and report making.
    6. Managed, Supervised, and training other staff in breeding sheds.
    7. Organized all farm activities associated with breeding, stocking, feeding, machinery operations which include repairs and maintenances.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Regents Diploma

Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Objective : Assistant Farm Manager is now seeking to find a Plant Science career that offers room for advancement and provides an opportunity to grow like a plant and soil scientist.

Skills : Budgeting, Personnel Management, Education, Microsoft, Mechanical.

Description :

    1. Assisted in all areas of farm work, from greenhouse production to fieldwork, to farmers' market.
    2. Picked, washed, and pack for farmers' markets, CSA, and account sales.
    3. Started transplants and monitoring watering.
    4. Bed preparation, planting, mulching, and weeding.
    5. Set-up and break down of market stand.
    6. Produced specialty made and pre-made bouquets for sale at the market.
    7. Responsible for the planting and harvesting of corn and soybeans.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Mass Communication

Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Objective : Trained in installing machines and wiring. With experience in fixing parts. Adept with electronics, electrical circuits, and instrumentation test equipment. Well-coordinated problem-solver exhibiting manual dexterity. Demonstrates skills in disassembly and reassembly of different mechanical and electronic equipment.

Skills : MS Office, Farm Manager, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Operated heavy machinery plows, snow plow, backhoe, including tractors, skid loaders, loaders, self-propelled chopper, and mowers.
    2. Identified and solved problems associated with farming.
    3. Operated various types of equipment efficiently.
    4. Worked alone and with others to accomplish goals.
    5. Lead visiting tours of the campus farm daily.
    6. In charge of numerous tasks such as sifting, watering all plants, and leading other youth staff.
    7. Managed and cared for a 100 head cow/calf operation.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Regents Diploma

Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Headline : Assistant Farm Manager with 5 years of experience, skilled in working independently and in group settings. Experience working in environments varying in noise and temperature. Used ArcGIS to input data points onto topographic maps.

Skills : Conflict Resolution, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Landscape maintenance of gardens, trees, and lawn areas.
    2. Refurbished and repaired farm equipment.
    3. Completed projects requiring welding.
    4. Operated farm equipment including tractors, skid loaders, and bailers.
    5. Managed 3 other employees and was the only assistant to the farm manager.
    6. Helped create yearly budgets for the farm and never went over.
    7. Coordinated daily care of 120 cattle on 190 acres of pasture
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Environmental Science, Mathematics

Assistant Farm Manager Resume

Objective : The goal is a career in a field of employment that will allow advance in rank, position, and salary based on the amount of work and effort am willing to put into that job.

Skills : Supervisory, Production Management, Haccp.

Description :

    1. Supervised three employees and managed 30,000 laying hens.
    2. Observed hens daily to ensure the healthiness of the flocks.
    3. Maintained a clean and efficient facility that collected 27,000 eggs daily.
    4. Constantly monitored the temperature, humidity, air circulation, water pressure, and feed usage of each chicken house to provide the optimum environment.
    5. Increased liveability and hatchability.
    6. Also decreased payroll by 15% by developing a rotational schedule for employees.
    7. Responsible for turning compost bins daily.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Agriculture Business