Farm Manager

University of Arkansas

Monticello , Arkansas

The College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Arkansas at Monticello is seeking to fill the position of Farm Manager. The Farm Manager will report directly to the Dean. The College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources is home to undergraduate programs in Natural Resources Management (options in forestry, wildlife management & conservation, geospatial science, environmental science, and communications), Agriculture (with options in Agribusiness, Animal Science, Plant and Soil Science, Site Specific Management, and General Agriculture), and Land Surveying. The College also offers a Master of Science in Forest Resources and Associate degrees in Forest Technology and Land Surveying Technology. The College also offers a Master of Science in Forest Resources and Associate degrees in Forest Technology, Agriculture and Land Surveying Technology.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day management
of livestock, pastures, fences, barns, and equipment. This will also include supervision of student
workers, prioritizing farm needs and purchases, and aiding in research and outreach activities.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a M.S. in Agriculture or related field, including a
minimum of five years’ experience in animal science. Significant knowledge of animal
husbandry, artificial insemination of cattle, forages, soils, fertility, weed control measures, and
hay harvest management is required, as well as skills to fabricate and repair research equipment.
Ability to communicate and present data in a meeting format and knowledge of agriculture
research software and other computer programs such as statistical analysis software is necessary.
Must have ability to organize and supervise hourly employees. Candidates must have a valid
driver’s license, proof of eligibility to work in the United States, and ability to begin work July 1,
2018.

HOW TO APPLY

http://uam-web2.uamont.edu/pdfs/jobs/farm%20manager.pdf