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Careers: Spray Applicator/Farmer

Career Opportunity

Job Title: Spray Applicator/Farmer
Reports to: Farm Manager
Location: Healy, Kansas

Position Overview

Main focus is spraying (March through first part of August) and the rest of the year person will assist in all crop production operations. A person who has experience operating larger late model JD precision equipment. The majority of sprayed acres will be within a 45-mile radius, 22-30,000 acres. Person needs to be conscientious and very aware of surrounding during application. Need good experience with routine maintenance and general repair and a CDL is a must. Good employer with good opportunity to grow with a progressive farm producer.

General responsibilities include, but are not limited to

  • Communicate daily activities, needs, & accomplishments with manager
  • Apply agronomy products to fields including dry and liquid fertilizer, and chemicals
  • Assist in maintenance of facility grounds including mowing, spraying weeds and moving snow
  • Assist with outbound and inbound agronomy products
  • Operate all equipment & vehicles according to local, state, and federal laws
  • Ensure Safety compliance
  • Maintain & record maintenance of application equipment, tending equipment, pickups and side dress units
  • Record daily application logs
  • Assist with measure and counting of inventory of dry and liquid fertilizers, and chemicals
  • Need to be a self-starter and able to work a flexible schedule during spray season


  • 3-5 year experienced sprayer applicator
  • Good math skills
  • Able to read and follow chemical labels
  • Good preventative maintenance and general repair skills
  • Have CDL/Hazmat Preferred
  • Good agronomic skills
  • Experience operating large late model row crop precision equipment
  • Private applicators license required, commercial applicators license preferred
  • Ability to sit, stand, walk, reach with arms and hands, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Able to occasionally lift and carry up to 50 lbs


  • Work Vehicle
  • Cellphone
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401k available
  • Single-health insurance offered

How to Apply
Only qualified individuals being considered will be contacted for an interview.