Learn More About Careers in Farm Transport

Whether it’s transporting pigs from one barn to another, transporting feed from the mill to the farm, or washing trucks and trailers in the garage, team members who specialize in farm transport make all the moving pieces come together efficiently. If you enjoy a diverse work environment, working with your hands, or traveling, consider a job in farm transport!

Farm transport team members play an integral role in safely moving pork from farm to table by providing transportation between the farm, feed mill and market facilities. Team members specializing in farm transport are also responsible for cleaning equipment to keep pigs and employees healthy, and ensure equipment is running smoothly.

Want to start a new job in farm transport? Check out the opportunities below to find an opening in your area!

Ohio Pork Careers Farm Transport

Farm Tractor Operator
Hord Family Farms
Experience Level: 2+ Years
Bucyrus, Ohio 44820
Crawford County
Full Time
4195625934 | [email protected]

If you are a person who can operate a variety of farm and heavy machinery, wants access to the latest John Deere Equipment and technology, has a great attitude, team mentality and character, we want to talk to you! 

Hord Farms has an opening to join our present team. We currently grow corn, beans, wheat, and barley, in addition to raising pigs and cattle. Desirable candidate must have experience operating farm equipment. We strive to use the latest technology and being familiar with John Deere operating systems would be a plus.

Job Duties:

  • Operate heavy machinery such as tractors, manure tanks, trucks, trailers
  • Follow and enforce the best management practices and policies for manure handling
  • Adhere to bio-security policies when moving between different farm locations
  • Ensure that correct application procedures are followed both internally and externally
  • Help maintain overall appearances of facilities
  • General maintenance and repairs as needed
  • Follow safety procedures at all times
  • Maintain accurate and timely records
  • Work additional hours as needed including during peak farm seasons
  • Provide feedback to team leaders

Qualifications:

  • Basic knowledge of farming operations, including environmental and crop operations
  • Experience with using hay equipment, skid loaders, tractors, manure equipment, power tools
  • Self-starter with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Friendly, positive, team-oriented and respectful of other team members
  • Willingness to learn and carry-out complex instructions effectively
  • Ability to problem solve when unexpected situations arise
  • Record of reliability and dependability
  • Desire and ability to work in a physically active environment, mainly outdoors
  • Candidates must not currently own or have routine contact with non-Hord pigs

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive wages
  • Paid time off
  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Financial planning assistance

We look forward to talking to you more in depth about the opportunities with joining our team!

Truck Wash Supervisor
Premier Solutions
Experience Level: 2+ Years
Sabina, Ohio 45169
Full-Time
(937) 584-2454 |

Under the direct supervision of the Production Supervisor, this experienced position is responsible for supervising employees, and maintaining facilities, at the Sabina and Melvin Truck Wash facilities. The Truck Wash Supervisor plays an integral role in ensuring that all washing and sanitizing protocols are followed by employees, in addition to driving equipment from truck wash locations, and ensuring a safe working environment. The ideal candidate has related work experience, a strong work ethic, and the ability to work in a deadline driven environment. Interested applicants must have a flexible work schedule and the ability to work weekends, as needed.

Truck Wash Team Member
Premier Solutions - Melvin Feed Plant
Experience Level: Entry Level
Wilmington, Ohio 45177
First or second shift, candidate must be flexible.
(937) 584-2411 |

This entry-level position is responsible for washing and sanitizing animal transport vehicles and trailers between uses and performing general maintenance and cleaning for truck wash facilities. The Truck Wash Team Member follows frequent deadlines and scheduling, utilizes high pressure washing equipment and performs other general duties. Interested applicants should have a strong work ethic, attention to detail, ability to work well with little supervision and enjoy working on their feet. Previous on-farm experience is not required; employer will provide on-site training.