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Regenerative Farm in Fauquier County Hiring a Farm Hand with Housing Provided

Job Title: Farm Hand
Job Summary:
Kinloch Farm is hiring for an experienced farm hand. This position will partake in all aspects of the farm operation with a focus on whole team support. The farm hand will work with the Farm Manager to execute all farm strategy and daily work. It is important that this position follows our core values of Creativity, Collaboration, Community, Dedication, Passion, and Humility.

Primary Responsibilities:
Livestock handling, fencing, trailering, and moving animals in pastures
Support the Farm Manager in daily workflow tasks
Assist with pasture management, including mowing, seeding, haying, and brush clearing
Set up, move, repair, and store fencing
Transporting animals to the processing facility with a trailer
Assist the Farm Manager with veterinary care and treatment of sick and injured animals as well as regular preventative care
Ability to monitor animal health and communicate concerns
Assist with livestock and pasture record keeping
Assist with care and upkeep of buildings, grounds, and machinery
On call for cattle, facility, and/or weather related emergencies
Ability to effectively communicate to all members of the farm team

Qualifications:
3 years in a cattle program
Experience in a team setting
Experience operating heavy machinery, UTV’s, and a truck and trailer
Experience using portable electric fence
Strong work ethic with initiative to always see the next task
Compassion for livestock well being
Excellent problem solving skills
Efficiently get your work done, but also being cognizant of real time surroundings and adjusting the work based off of what you’re observing
Willingness to always being open to continuing your education and adapting
Completion of Understanding Ag RegenAg 101 webinar within 6 months of hiring

Compensation:
Housing is provided and required for this position
Annual salary of $45,000-$50,000 depending on experience

Benefits:
Full Health Insurance Package (Medical, Dental and Vision)
401K with Employer Match
PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Farm Store Discount
Annual Clothing Allowance
Annual Employee Beef Benefit
Hunting and Fishing Privileges
On Site Housing Provided

Availability:
This position will require nights, weekends, emergencies, and holidays as needed

Category:
Jobs, Internships & Opportunities
Region:
Northern Virginia
Address:
5313 Hopewell Rd

The Plains, Virginia 20198
Contact Name:
Mike Peterson
Contact Email:
mjp@kinlochfarm.com
Date Posted:
12/06/2023