Farm Manager Resume Samples

Farm managers are hired to manage and execute duties associated with day-to-day operations of large commercial farms. The job description of the farm managers differ greatly based on the type of farm they work for, but the most common duties include – planning the farm operations, setting production target and budgets, buying or selling products or animals; maintaining livestock records, recruiting and supervising farm staff, doing practical work such as driving tractors or look after livestock or spreading fertilizers, harvesting crops and so on.

More than academic qualifications, the farm managers need to possess a diverse range of skill sets such as – knowledge of farm equipment and techniques, a thorough knowledge of farm management principles, basic knowledge of accounting and economic concepts, knowledge of hiring and recruitment processes, and a good understanding of production process, raw materials and quality controls. Most of the farm managers depict in the Farm Manager Resume an associates’ degree in farming or Agriculture.

Farm Manager Resume example

Farm Manager Resume

Headline : Seeking a full time position High School Diploma Summary f o Possessed U.S. government security clearance and CAC qualifications card Experience with military apparel Four years USMC Familiarity with Microsoft Office and Warehouse Management Systems Experienced Electrician on Oil Field Equipment Experience in reading blue prints Electrical/Mechanical.

Skills : Electrician, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Directed Farm Operations: Responsible for the production, marketing, financial and employee management of 40 acre organic farm with gross sales of $300,000.
    2. Produced apples, Asian pears, cherries, and peaches on 25 acres of orchards, and mixed vegetables on 15 field acres.
    3. Grew year-round salad greens and vegetables in 24,000 ft2 of unheated greenhouse space (high tunnel).
    4. Managed greenhouse production of plug transplants for all farm vegetables and flowers.
    5. Operated two retail farm stands in busy Washington, DC farmers markets with top daily sales of $6,000.
    6. Served and developed relationships with customers.
    7. Established a 70 person Community Supported Agriculture Program and provided weekly shares to customers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters Of Science


Farm Manager Resume

Objective : Meticulous, hands on Engineer who excels at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Broad industry experience which includes Manufacturing Engineering, Project Management, and Quality Analysis/Control.

Skills : Cash Handling, Customer Service, Multi-Line Phone System.

Description :

    1. Inspected farm or ranch structures, such as buildings, fences, or roads, ordering repair or maintenance activities, as needed.
    2. Monitored pasture or grazing land use to ensure that livestock are properly fed or that conservation methods, such as rotational grazing, are used.
    3. Observed animals for signs of illness, injury, or unusual behavior; notifying veterinarians or managers as warranted.
    4. Monitored animal care, maintenance, or breeding; or packing and transfer activities to ensure work is done correctly.
    5. Treated animal illnesses or injuries, following experience or instructions of veterinarians.
    6. Assigned tasks such as feeding and treatment of animals, and cleaning and maintenance of animal quarters.
    7. Performed the same animal care duties as subordinates.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Farm Manager Resume

Objective : Individual possesses the skills and attributes to enhance any position. Hard working, conscientious, and flexible. Able to multi task in a high paced environment. Has a proven track record of exceeding expectations. Loyal and energetic, quickly learns procedures and methods. Computer literate - can quickly learn new software. Demonstrates accuracy, attention to detail and ability to work well with others. Dependable - can work without supervision.

Skills : Extensive computer skills, Inventory management, Equine veterinary, pedigree and sales research.

Description :

    1. Feed and water animals according to schedules and feeding instructions.
    2. Mixed food, liquid formulas, medications, or food supplements according to instructions, prescriptions, and knowledge of animal species.
    3. Examined and observed animals to detect signs of illness, disease, or injury.
    4. Responded to questions from patrons, and provide information about animals, such as behavior, habitat, breeding habits, or facility activities.
    5. Adjusted controls to regulate specified temperature and humidity of animal quarters, nurseries, or exhibit areas.
    6. Transferred animals between enclosures to facilitate breeding, birthing, shipping, or rearrangement of exhibits.
    7. Installed, maintained, and repaired animal care facility equipment such as infrared lights, feeding devices, and cages.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Farm Manager Resume

Summary : 25+ years of operations experience with expertise in driving, planning and implementation, management of staff, customer service, equipment maintenance and repairs, record keeping, and all aspects of operations. Highlights: Mechanically Inclined. Detail Oriented, Punctual and Reliable. Well versed in warehouse operations, including operating forklift and inventory management. Outstanding trouble shooting, communication and conflict resolution skills.

Skills : Equipment Operation - Including Fork Lift, Backhoe, Tractors, Large Trucks, Combine, Welder, Plow, Wood Processor, Power Tools, Hand Tools, Saws Etc...

Description :

    1. Managed all aspects of large produce farm operations.
    2. Retail customer service in large storefront and greenhouse operation.
    3. Loaded/unloaded trucks utilizing dock ramps,hand trucks/electric jacks,forklift and front end loader.
    4. Performed quality control/stock rotation in large walk-in coolers/freezers.
    5. Executed routine refrigerated truck runs to the Chelsea Produce Market terminal and drove a regular wholesale delivery route servicing top local eateries and elite chef clientele.
    6. Maintained and operated a variety of general and specialized farm equipment as well as a fleet of vehicles, performing all necessary repairs.
    7. Functioned as a solutions provider, serving as a leader in multiple roles.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Farm Manager Resume

Objective : To obtain a Farm Manager position within an established organization utilizing both my education and experiential skill sets which will enhance the company's efficacy.

Skills : Sales, Microsoft Excel, Management.

Description :

    1. Maintained daily up-keep of farmland and livestock.
    2. Conducted small repairs on all farm equipment as necessary.
    3. Prepared individual pastures for livestock containment and hay production.
    4. Oversaw cattle to ensure they maintain a healthy lifestyle.
    5. Monitored cattle closely during calving season to ensure all calves are born healthy.
    6. Prepared and administered vaccinations and minor grooming to cattle throughout the year.
    7. Built fences throughout the farm both electric and barbed wire to ensure safekeeping and containment of cattle.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Business

Farm Manager Resume

Headline : Certified Farm Manager with the highest level of competency seeking a Sales and Marketing position. 10 years of experience as a Territory Sales Representative with a Fortune 500 Company in addition to sales and marketing experience in the Dairy and Beef Farming industry.

Skills : Project management, Supervisory, Computer skills, Construction, Code compliance, Training & Development.

Description :

    1. Monitored mating program for all animals and ensure good health.
    2. Administered day-to-day activities for all milking processes.
    3. Performed regular inspection of barns and ensure cleanliness at all times.
    4. Developed strategies to ensure optimal milk yield.
    5. Maintained all breeding data and provide updates as needed.
    6. Evaluated and verified employee performance through work reviews.
    7. Maintained a good relationship with all employees.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates In Business

Farm Manager I Resume

Summary : Working in a time-efficient manner can take/give feedback in time management or operations, Developing and implementing planting schedule, crop and variety selection, working closely with the Farm Owner.

Skills : Excellent Communication Skills, Computer, Oil, And Gas Handling Experience.

Description :

    1. Feed and water livestock; and monitor food and water supplies.
    2. Drive 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. Provided medical treatment, such as administering medications and vaccinations; or arrange for veterinarians to provide more extensive treatment.
    5. Mixed feed, additives, and medicines in prescribed portions.
    6. Inspected, maintained, and repaired equipment, machinery, buildings, pens, yards, and fences.
    7. Moved equipment, poultry, or livestock from one location to another, manually or using trucks or carts.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In Equine Management

Farm Manager Resume

Objective : 10 years of experience as a Territory Sales Representative with a Fortune 500 Company in addition to sales and marketing experience in the Dairy and Beef Farming industry. Competencies: Animal Health/Nutrition Quality Control Regulatory Compliance Dairy Production Farming Operations Equipment Mechanics.

Skills : Hi-lo license, Contactors license, Shipping, and Receiving.

Description :

    1. Managed farm and sold produce at local Farmer's Market.
    2. Built raised beds, greenhouse, set up Aquaculture system, and monitored farm production.
    3. Inspected crops, fields, or plant stock to determine conditions and need for cultivating, spraying, weeding, or harvesting.
    4. Assigned duties, such as cultivation, irrigation, or harvesting of crops or plants, product packaging or grading, or equipment maintenance.
    5. Observed workers to detect inefficient or unsafe work procedures or to identify problems, initiating corrective action as necessary.
    6. Reviewed employees' work to evaluate quality and quantity.
    7. Prepared and maintained time or payroll reports, as well as details of personnel actions, such as performance evaluations, hires, promotions, or disciplinary actions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Dental Assistant

Farm Manager Resume

Summary : Worked as a professional draft horse trainer for the last 17 years showing horses throughout the United States and Canada. As a Farm Manager I had to prioritize daily tasks, and then do the work as I was the only employee. I also was able to put my problem-solving skills to use often as in the farming industry you can not predict what animals or the weather would throw at you for the day. Looking for a career change to be able to work locally to be with my family more.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Cross-Selling, Sales, Cash Handling, Telephone Skills.

Description :

    1. Demonstrated or explained working techniques, practices, or safety regulations to farm or ranch workers.
    2. Determined types or quantities of crops or livestock to be raised, according to factors such as market conditions, federal programs or incentives, or soil conditions.
    3. Directed livestock or crop waste recycling operations.
    4. Directed the breeding or raising of stock, such as cattle, poultry, or honeybees, using recognized breeding practices to ensure stock improvement.
    5. Evaluated marketing or sales alternatives for farm or ranch products.
    6. Inspected farm or ranch structures, such as buildings, fences, or roads, ordering repair or maintenance activities, as needed.
    7. Monitored pasture or grazing land use to ensure that livestock are properly fed or that conservation methods, such as rotational grazing, are used.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Farm Manager Resume

Headline : Highly creative and analytical Communications Specialist with extensive experience in content creation, editing, fact-checking, journalism, and research. Exceptionally organized, possessing critical thinking abilities and strong decision-making skills. Solid understanding of Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, Google Drive, and social media platforms including WordPress, Facebook, and Twitter. Additional professional experience in marketing and urban farming.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Responsible for allocation of fuel to equipment.
    2. Responsible for filing all documents handed up from sister company of the corporation.
    3. Repaired and rebuilt damaged existing fencing throughout the farm.
    4. Cleaned stalls, pens, and equipment, using disinfectant solutions, brushes, shovels, water hoses, and/or pumps.
    5. Negotiated with buyers for the sale, storage, or shipment of crops or livestock.
    6. Provided oversight and management of the farm crew, working closely with the Farm Owner.
    7. Worked closely with Farm Owner to develop and model proper and efficient techniques and systems.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          B.S. In Business Management

          Farm Manager Resume

          Objective : Experienced manager specializing in volunteer and donor retention, staff motivation and education, vendor relations, and budgeting. Solid work ethic, articulate with exceptional people skills. Quick response to the crisis and unexpected change with a clear head, common sense, and calm reasoning.

          Skills : Microsoft office, Forklift Operator.

          Description :

            1. Oversaw the day-to-day operations of two facilities.
            2. Managed the safety, scheduling, and education of 8 staff members, as well as 5 interns and numerous volunteers.
            3. Gave tours daily and educational lectures to the public weekly, focusing on community relationship building.
            4. Maintained the health and wellbeing of approximately 85 horses, enforcing biosecurity protocol as needed.
            5. Kept daily records on each animal to support court cases and budgeting.
            6. Managed employees on their day-to-day duties and paid employees.
            7. Oversaw and inspired farm staff training and development, scheduling and day-to-day management to meet the farms goals.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          0-2 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Entry Level
          Education
          Education
          Management

          Farm Manager Resume

          Headline : Experienced and effective in managing and working with a group, distributing products, keeping accurate logs of products, and ensuring the product gets sent on time in pristine condition. I have six years of full-time experience in this field and would like to have the opportunity to continue in this sector.

          Skills : Management Skills, Assisting Skills.

          Description :

            1. Collaborated with buyers to set up orders of products and prevent management and delivery problems.
            2. Assisted in the delivery of products to buyers.
            3. Analyzed farm needs.
            4. Ordered and kept a stock of fertilizer, chemicals, seed, packaging containers, and cleaning, supplies.
            5. Conducted food safety training for 25 employees.
            6. Obtained USDA GAP food safety certification for the company.
            7. Provided direct assistance of harvesting, washing, packaging, and distributing the product.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Consultant
          Education
          Education
          Agriculture