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

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.

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. Sales and Marketing: 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.
    8. Wholesaled apples, tomatoes and blackberries to Whole Foods supermarket.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters Of Science


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


Farm Manager/Secretary 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. Mix food, liquid formulas, medications, or food supplements according to instructions, prescriptions, and knowledge of animal species.
    3. Examine and observe animals to detect signs of illness, disease, or injury.
    4. Respond to questions from patrons, and provide information about animals, such as behavior, habitat, breeding habits, or facility activities.
    5. Adjust controls to regulate specified temperature and humidity of animal quarters, nurseries, or exhibit areas.
    6. Transfer animals between enclosures to facilitate breeding, birthing, shipping, or rearrangement of exhibits.
    7. Install, maintain, and repair 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/Operator 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. Loading/unloading 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 II Resume

Objective : To obtain a 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. Maintain daily up-keep of farm land and livestock.
    2. Conduct small repairs on all farm equipment as necessary.
    3. Prepare individual pastures for livestock containment and hay production.
    4. Oversee cattle to ensure they maintain a healthy lifestyle.
    5. Monitor cattle closely during calving season to ensure all calves are born healthy.
    6. Prepare and administer vaccinations and minor grooming to cattle throughout the year.
    7. Build fences throughout farm both electric and barbed wire to ensure safe keeping and containment of cattle.
    8. Repair and rebuild damaged existing fencing throughout the farm.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Business

Farm Manager III Resume

Headline : Certified Organic Dairy/Beef 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, safety, code compliance, Training & Development.

Description :

    1. Monitor mating program for all animals and ensure good health.
    2. Administer day to day activities for all milking processes.
    3. Perform regular inspection of barns and ensure cleanliness at all times.
    4. Develop strategies to ensure optimal milk yield.
    5. Maintain all breeding data and provide updates as needed.
    6. Evaluate and verify employee performance through work reviews.
    7. Maintain 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 : Seeking an entry-level position with a company I can grow with--ideally, a position that uses my educational background in science. I enjoy detail-oriented work, and I'm meticulous. I have a managerial background and strong interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to work independently.

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. Examine animals to detect illness, injury, or disease, and to check physical characteristics, such as rate of weight gain.
    4. Provide medical treatment, such as administering medications and vaccinations; or arrange for veterinarians to provide more extensive treatment.
    5. Mix feed, additives, and medicines in prescribed portions.
    6. Inspect, maintain, and repair equipment, machinery, buildings, pens, yards, and fences.
    7. Move equipment, poultry, or livestock from one location to another, manually or using trucks or carts.
    8. Clean stalls, pens, and equipment, using disinfectant solutions, brushes, shovels, water hoses, and/or pumps.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In Equine Management

Jr. 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 reciecing, mold maker, tool maker, tool and die technician,.

Description :

    1. Managed farm and sold produce at local Farmers Market.
    2. Built raised beds, greenhouse, set up Aquaculture system and monitored farm production.
    3. Inspect crops, fields, or plant stock to determine conditions and need for cultivating, spraying, weeding, or harvesting.
    4. Assign duties, such as cultivation, irrigation, or harvesting of crops or plants, product packaging or grading, or equipment maintenance.
    5. Observe workers to detect inefficient or unsafe work procedures or to identify problems, initiating corrective action as necessary.
    6. Review employees' work to evaluate quality and quantity.
    7. Prepare and maintain 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

Sr. 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. Demonstrate or explain working techniques, practices, or safety regulations to farm or ranch workers.
    2. Determine 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. Direct livestock or crop waste recycling operations.
    4. Direct the breeding or raising of stock, such as cattle, poultry, or honeybees, using recognized breeding practices to ensure stock improvement.
    5. Evaluate marketing or sales alternatives for farm or ranch products.
    6. Inspect farm or ranch structures, such as buildings, fences, or roads, ordering repair or maintenance activities, as needed.
    7. Monitor pasture or grazing land use to ensure that livestock are properly fed or that conservation methods, such as rotational grazing, are used.
    8. Negotiate with buyers for the sale, storage, or shipment of crops or livestock.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Farm Manager Lead 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.

Description :

    1. Responsible for allocation of fuel to equipment.
    2. Allocation of labor throughout day to day tasks.
    3. Month to month analysis of projected crop yield.
    4. Quarterly decisions of what crops to rotate and plant.
    5. Responsible for filing all documents handed up from sister company of the corporation.
    6. Daily face to face contact with customers.
    7. Maintenance of all equipment, roads, fields, and entries on property.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Business Management

Farm Manager Assistant 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 crisis and unexpected change with a clear head, common sense and calm reasoning.

Skills : Microsoft office, Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Overseeing the day to day operations of two facilities.
    2. Manage the safety, scheduling, and education of 8 staff members, as well as 5 interns and numerous volunteers.
    3. Giving tours daily and educational lectures to the public weekly, focusing on community relationship building.
    4. Maintain the health and wellbeing of approximately 85 horses, enforcing biosecurity protocol as needed.
    5. Keeping daily records on each animal to support court cases and budgeting.
    6. Project management on all improvements and joint ventures.
    7. Trouble shooting and creative thinking to rearrange resources in response to change.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Management

Farm Manager Associate Resume

Headline : Experienced and effective in managing and working with a group, distributing products, keeping accurate logs of product, and ensuring 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 : farm management.

Description :

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