Farm Equipment Operator Resume Samples

A Farm Equipment Operator undertakes the core duty of driving and controlling farm equipment for tilling the soil and to plant, cultivate and harvest crops. The job description entails performing tasks such as – crop bailing, hay bucking, operating stationary equipment, and handling post-harvest tasks like shelling, threshing, ginning, and husking. A well-drafted Farm Equipment Operator Resume mentions the following core duties – operating and tending equipment used in farm products such as irrigation equipment and tractors; operating towed machines such as seed drills, manure spreaders to plant, dust and spraying crops; and repairing and maintaining the farm equipment.

These operators require very little education, but have to be mechanically inclined, and possess good physical coordination, and have basic knowledge of agricultural processes. Physical coordination, decision-making abilities, and driving skills are expected. Though not necessary, a high school diploma may help find employment.

Farm Equipment Operator Resume example

Farm Equipment Operator Resume

Summary : Seeking to obtain long-term employment where one can utilize many years of experience to improve production and profitability.

Skills : Operating Equipment, Mechanic, and Avid Outdoorsman.

Description :

    1. Adjusted, repaired, and serviced farm machinery and notify supervisors when machinery malfunctions.
    2. Observed and listened to machinery operation to detect equipment malfunctions.
    3. Operated or tend equipment used in agricultural production, such as tractors, combines, and irrigation equipment.
    4. Manipulated controls to set, activate, and adjust mechanisms on machinery.
    5. Loaded hoppers, containers, or conveyors to feed machines with products, using forklifts, transfer augers, suction gates, shovels, or pitchforks.
    6. Driven trucks to haul crops, supplies, tools, or farmworkers.
    7. Loaded and unloaded crops or containers of materials, manually or using conveyors, hand trucks, forklifts, or transfer augers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS


Farm Equipment Operator Resume

Headline : Results-oriented, good team player with strong problem solving and time management skills seeking a position in an organization with a diverse population. Proficient in evaluating individuals and developing effective solutions for challenging behaviors.

Skills : Heavy Equipment Operation, Carpentry, Concrete Work, Scaffolding, OSHA Certified 15 Hour, Fire Service Main Licensed.

Description :

    1. Used stationary equipment to perform post-harvest tasks, such as shelling.
    2. Monitored equipment to ensure good working order.
    3. Repaired farm machinery including Tractors, Combine, Grain wagons, Hay mower/conditioner, tillage equipment.
    4. Fed machines with products using forklifts, transfer augers, shovels, and pitchforks.
    5. Attached farm implements such as plows, discs, sprayers, windrowers, headers, and platforms.
    6. Drove equipment to haul/ distribute feed or water, herd livestock, clean livestock stalls, and hoists hay onto vehicles.
    7. Handled heavy equipment safely.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Industrial Maintenance Technology


Farm Equipment Operator Resume

Objective : Excellent background in supervision pertaining to commercial site work, construction, and demolition. Strong analytical and planning skills, combined with leadership ability to meet organizational goals. Productive and efficient work habits. Seeking a secure position with a reputable company in underground utilities or a similar field with the opportunity for growth.

Skills : Welding, Heavy Equipment Operator, Farm Equipment, Forklift Operation.

Description :

    1. Learned and followed safety regulations.
    2. Adjusted handwheels and depress pedals to control attachments, such as blades, buckets, scrapers, and swing booms.
    3. Located underground services, such as pipes and wires, prior to beginning work.
    4. Aligned machines, cutterheads, or depth gauge makers with reference stakes and guidelines or ground or position equipment, following hand signals of other workers.
    5. Loaded and moved dirt, rocks, equipment, and materials, using trucks, crawler tractors, power cranes, shovels, graders, or related equipment.
    6. Repaired and maintained equipment, making emergency adjustments or assisting with major repairs as necessary.
    7. Connected hydraulic hoses, belts, mechanical linkages, or power takeoff shafts to tractors.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS or Equivalent

Farm Equipment Operator Resume

Objective : Seeks to obtain a Farm Equipment Operator position in which one can utilize the skills obtained throughout the education. Experience in diagnosing vehicle problems, adjusting parts, repairing broken equipment, and overhauling trucks, including R/T natural gas buses, and Cummins and Cat diesel engines.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Communication, Prioritizing, Technical, Interpersonal, Organizational, Problem Solving, Dependability.

Description :

    1. Repaired and maintained equipment, making emergency adjustments, or assisting with major repairs as necessary.
    2. Performed specialized work, using equipment such as pile drivers, dredging rigs, drillers, and concrete pumpers.
    3. Droved tractor-trailer trucks to move equipment from site to site.
    4. Used occupational tools such as trailers, spreaders, land levelers, harvesters, haymaking machinery, and seed drills.
    5. Had to learn how to work well under pressure in order to make our quota without causing panic.
    6. Operated farm equipment, especially harvesting, planting, and tillage equipment.
    7. Performed light maintenance, daily inspections, and cleaning of equipment and vehicles.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      HS Diploma

      Farm Equipment Operator Resume

      Summary : Goal-oriented education management professional with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills seeks opportunities to contribute expertise while working for a reputable organization.

      Skills : CAD, Revit, Photoshop, Fireworks, Office: Word, 3D Studio Max.

      Description :

        1. Cleaned, greased, and repaired any broken equipment.
        2. Kept control of the operation and give coworkers instructions when needed.
        3. In charged of meals and laundry for the whole crew every day.
        4. Learned how to arc weld while working here, and became very good at it.
        5. Directed the crew for 3 days, and we finished our job with the farmer early.
        6. Time management was extremely important in order to meet our goal every day and to have meals and lean clothes provided for the men on time.
        7. Learned very quickly how to use tools properly and how to make repairs to all equipment.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      Electronics Mechanic Technician

      Farm Equipment Operator Resume

      Headline : A technician with a background in printer/desktop installation, networking, memory installation, hard drive replacement, motherboard replacement, general troubleshooting, and software update, and installation. Seeking a challenging position with opportunities for expanding upon an existing skill base.

      Skills : Microsoft Office, Equipment Operation, Mechanic.

      Description :

        1. Operated Heavy Farm Equipment Work with Livestock.
        2. Worked long hours, safely operated 4-ton tractor using hay mower or rakes with minimal supervision at various locations.
        3. Effectively completed work in a timely manner.
        4. Tended to over 450 head of cattle.
        5. Performed such hay bailing, hay cutting, feeding livestock daily 7 days a week.
        6. Driven heavy trucks and semi tractor-trailers.
        7. Maintained grounds and buildings.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          Electronics Mechanic Technician

          Farm Equipment Operator Resume

          Objective : Motivated self-starter with a proven ability to meet and exceed clientele demands in rapid, competitive, and ever-changing environments with a proactive approach. Recognized aptitude for transformational leadership and ability to manage a high level of quality standards.

          Skills :

          Description :

            1. Drove a Heston 9240 Swather and cut approximately 2000 acres of alfalfa.
            2. Maintained the equipment by fueling daily, greasing, and checking hydraulic fluid levels before cutting hay.
            3. Made field repairs of cutting teeth, chains, and bearings.
            4. Picked up and return the full bins to the loading dock and storage.
            5. Drove a forklift to stack bins and load them on the transport trucks.
            6. Drove a digital GPS equipped case tractor with a landplane and rollers to level 100 acres in preparation for planting a new field of alfalfa.
            7. Set-up and mained of precision ag tools.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Junior
          Education
          Education
          Associate in Science In Clean Diesel Diesel Technology

          Farm Equipment Operator Resume

          Headline : Intelligent, hardworking, open-minded, multi-tasking, and both farmworker and steel operator experiences, along with proficiency in handling farm and steel equipment, seeks to work in a general labor organization.

          Skills : Forklift Operator, Tractor Driver, Lumber.

          Description :

            1. Operated and managed the efficiency of the farm equipment such as tractors, forklifts, irrigation pumps, combines, etc.
            2. Worked on various instruments like seed drills, manure spreaders, pesticides sprays, etc., and necessary in the cultivation of crops.
            3. Serviced farm machinery, equipment from time to time.
            4. Reported to Supervisor in case of any malfunctioning or breakage.
            5. Ability to handle physically enduring tasks and activities.
            6. Managed Almond Orchards.
            7. Pesticided and Fertilizer Applications.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          HS Diploma

          Farm Equipment Operator Resume

          Summary : A detail-oriented Farm Equipment Operator professional employs a strong aptitude for decision making. Excel at troubleshooting. Ability to learn new software in a short amount of time with high retention.

          Skills : MS Office, Operating Skills, Multitasking.

          Description :

            1. Assisted in the grain farming operation, including field preparation and planting, and harvesting of corn, soybean, and wheat crops.
            2. Harvest crops, operating tractors, combines, and work on farm equipment.
            3. Changed hydraulic hoses, do general labor and maintenance on equipment, pull grain buggies, pull disc, run planting drills, lay poly pipe.
            4. Operated, maintained, and repairing of a track-propelled shredder used to shred three branches up to 6 diameter Position was seasonal.
            5. Operated and maintained farm equipment.
            6. Service and operate a variety of farm and warehouse equipment depending on the job.
            7. Arranged and stored materials, machines, tools, and equipment for purpose of the inventory.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          HS Diploma

          Farm Equipment Operator Resume

          Summary : Seeking a Farm Equipment Operator position where one can grow and earn stability and security while using skills and knowledge gained from previous experiences giving your company the best. Consistent, easily follow through with all given directions and orders, detail-oriented who works effectively and efficiently without supervision, great team player, great at working under pressure, self-motivator with the capabilities of multi-tasking while producing quality work always keeping safety for myself and co-workers a number one.

          Skills : Attention To Detail, MS Office.

          Description :

            1. Completed welding and cutting projects.
            2. Responsible for inventory and light mechanic work.
            3. Transported tractors and supplies, use equipment in the field as needed.
            4. Drove and operated farm equipment to till soil and plant, cultivate, and harvest crops.
            5. Performed such as hay bailing, hay cutting, feeding livestock daily 7 days a week.
            6. Monitored various equipment gauges and machinery operation to detect malfunctions.
            7. Influenced the order of operations, planned and determined the most efficient way to complete tasks.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            Electronics Mechanic Technician