Windland Flats

Job Title: Farm Manager


Job Description:  The Windland Flats Farm Manager is responsible for the day-to-day activities of running a 100-acre diversified livestock operation.  Responsibilities include general care of cattle, sheep, chickens, horses and other diversified livestock.  Duties also include the maintenance and upkeep of the entire farm, including fencing, pasture care and renovation, esthetics of buildings/fencing and grounds, as well as any duties related to ongoing farm improvement projects including overseeing and constructing, remodeling and new projects. The Farm Manager is also responsible for the marketing and sales of products produced on the farm.  In addition, the Farm Manager will represent the farm at regional and national livestock events.  This position is year-round and begins when the right person is found.

Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science in Animal Science or equivalent degree or experience
Experience with livestock handling and husbandry
Ability to manage and complete projects
Demonstrated leadership and great communication skills
Experience in selling farm products
Personable and able to handle customer complaints and inquiries
Past experience in showing livestock and understanding of livestock
Understanding of grass fed beef operations
Past experience in farming or working on farms
Physically able to stand on your feet all day and perform farm-related tasks
Mechanically inclined and able to complete machinery maintenance
Experience in driving and using farm machinery, including tractors and skid steers
Desire to learn how to use social media and web-related tools to sell farm items
Demonstrated ability to keep to plans and budget in managing tasks
Ability to lift 50 lbs.


Apply with cover letter and resume to info@windlandflats.com