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Farm Workers, or Farm Laborers, perform routine tasks that involve the care of animals and crop cultivation, and their specific duties vary, depending on the kind of farm for which they work. Responsibilities shown on sample resumes in this field include operating farm equipment, tractors, and forklifts; and maintaining all aspects of the ranch, from animal care to land care. There are no specific education requirements that need to be listed on the resumes of Farm Workers, and nearly all Farm Workers learn at least some of their skills while on the job.

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1

Turf Farm Worker

Maintained the farms equipment and grounds to make sure everyday functions ran smoothly.

  • Collaborated successfully with fellow employees in identifying the source of irrigation leaks
  • Developed a plan to minimize the risk of damaging existing irrigation pipes while installing the new piping
  • Planned and coordinated a sprinkler system for five to six grass plots
  • Coordinated mowing patterns to utilize the lawn mowers battery life
  • Helped set-up and work the University of Missouri South Farm Showcase
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Science
BA
Science
2

Farm Worker

Inspected irrigation to ensure proper performance and identified malfunctions

  • Repaired broken irrigation pipes
  • Prepared pesticides and applied on weeds according to instructions
  • Identified dead trees in fields and replaced them with new ones
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
3

Laurel Rubin Farm Worker Justice Intern

  • Conducted outreach to migrant farm workers throughout Washington state
  • Interviewed clients and did intake
  • Conducted educational outreach presentations at Washington State Migrant Council Parent Meetings
  • Researched law and contributed to Responses and Motions for ongoing class action case
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Political Science
JD
Juris Doctor
National Latino Law Student Association
4

Farm Worker

Performed quality checks on products and parts.

  • Packaged finished products and prepare them for shipment.
  • Rotated through all the tasks required in a particular production process.
  • Shoveled, swept or otherwise cleaned work areas.
  • Reviewed work orders and blueprints to ensure work is performed according to specifications.
  • Completed production reports to communicate team production level to management.
  • Determined work assignments and procedures.
  • Maintained production equipment and machinery.
  • Operated hand truck and electric forklift.
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
5

Poultry Farm Worker

Fed and watered poultry and monitored food and water supplies

  • Examined animals to detect illness, injury, or disease, and to check physical characteristics
  • Detected sick or unproductive animals and separated them from the rest
  • Provided medical treatment, such as administering medications and vaccinations, or arranged for veterinarians to provide more extensive treatment
  • Mixed feed, additives, and medicines in prescribed portions
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
6

Assistant Manager, Community Living Supervisor & Farm Worker

  • Managed up to fifteen farming volunteers; coordinated schedules, chores and community events
  • Salesperson, cashier and cook at several local farmers markets
  • Coordinated and hosted educational organic farm tour and activities for local kindergarten field trip
  • Planted direct seed, seed trays, potted plants. Weeding, clearing, composting, harvesting. Maintenance work.
  • Other farming experiences: Tara Rosa Farm, Gaviota, California; The Growing Home, Diamond Bar, California; Cinderland, Orchid's Paradise, Pahoa, Hawaii (Big Island); March 2012 - October 2013
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
7

Farm Worker

Pick up and modify the vinegars wires.

  • Prune the vinegars.
  • Removing dead weeds from the vinegars.
  • Pruning the Almonds and Pistachios.
  • Supervising workers on duty.
  • Cleaning and trimming the products trees.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
8

Skilled Farm Worker

In this position, I planted and harvested crops for a large producer. I made a positive impact in every aspect of the operation and my knowledge was utilized to help others on the farm.

  • I have a long and safe record while operating heavy equipment to include large farm tractors, skid steers, back loaders, pay loaders, and large trucks.
  • My strong mechanical skills were used to troubleshoot machinery problems and resolved issues that saved the business time and time.
  • My carpentry skills were utilized for both vertical and horizontal construction while building sheds, holding pens, fences, and a general farm construction.
  • Strong team player while still providing my individual solutions to critical problems that were faced in the day-to-day operations of the farm.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Farm Worker

Performed maintenance and repair on machinery

  • Operated tractors
  • Completed light wiring of lights
  • Executed basic farm operations including construction work on buildings
  • Operated pecan cleaning machine
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Industrial Systems Technology
10

Tree Farm Worker

Removed brush and other growth from trail area using mattock, loppers, machete and brush hook.

  • Scattered fertilizer pellets over planted areas by hand.
  • Sheared tops and limb tips from trees using machete and pruning shears to control growth, increase limb health and improve overall shape.
  • Dragged cut trees from cutting area and loaded them onto trucks and trailers.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Human Services

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