Agricultural Technician Resume Sample

Updated November 30, 2020
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Agricultural Technician Resume  Writing Guidelines

Complete and accurate information in an agriculture technician’s resume takes its place. How you begin your resume matters the most.

Imagine a hiring manager opening your resume and discovering that you have not mentioned your email address or telephone number! How will he reach you? 

Apart from contact information, other parts of the resume need to be absolutely correct and relevant as well.

Refer to the following resume sample to create a good resume for an agricultural technician job.

Sample Resume for Agricultural Technician

David Baker
865 River Street
Ashland, NH 15230 
(000) 120-7474 
davidbaker @ email . com


Agricultural Technician

Professional Summary
Physically dexterous Agriculture Technician with a proven track record of deciphering soil types, performing harvesting and planting work, and ensuring advanced grooming of farm animals. Highly experienced in directing and monitoring the activities of farmhands to ensure that they meet daily deadlines of assigned work.

HIGHLIGHTS
• Competent at inspecting crops thoroughly to determine their quality and provide suggestions for improving growth
• Highly familiar with operating and servicing farm machinery including tractors and harvesters
• Special talent for determining types of fertilizers and pesticides required and efficiently spraying them over planted areas
• Demonstrated ability to look after livestock by feeding and grooming them, along with ensuring that they thrive in clean surroundings

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
• Farm Machinery Operation
• Irrigation Solutions
• Livestock Care
• Harvesting
• Organic Pesticide Formulation
• Trellising and Thinning Activities
• Tractor Cultivation
• Crop Investigation
• Crop Disease Control
• Plants Identification
• Hand Seeding
• Post-harvest Treatments

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS
• Formulated an organic pesticide, the use of which resulted in high organic content and crop yield
• Saved 23 farm animals from an impending disease (discovered on the adjacent farmland) by quickly isolating and vaccinating them
• Devised a novel irrigation system to provide water to all crop lines, without the use of sophisticated and expensive machinery
• Suggested using a novel method of seeding, resulting in increased crop growth

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Agricultural Technician
Apr 2014 – Present
Bay Farmland, Ashland, NH

• Assess the quality of soil to determine crop planting plans and dig trenches accordingly
• Seed crops by hand or by using dedicated machinery by ensuring that they are planted in designated areas
• Irrigate farm soil by using irrigation channels and ensure that pipes and pumps are properly maintained
• Assign work activities to farmhands and direct and monitor them to ensure that they work according to specifications

Agricultural Technician
Sep 2011 – Apr 2014
AAD Company, Ashland, NH

• Devise methods of spraying fertilizers and pesticides and ensure that all crop lines are covered properly
• Perform harvesting activities and ensure that all harvested crops are properly stored
• Feed livestock and ensure that their living arrangements are managed properly
• Operate and maintain farm machinery and tools including harvesters, cutters, and tractors

Farm Hand
Aug 2010 – Sep 2011
The Obama Family Farmland, Ashland, NH

• Inspected agricultural land to determine the soil type and used shovels to dig trenches
• Planted crops in designated areas and ensured that they are watered on a regular basis
• Operated farm machineries such as harvesters and cutters and ensured that it was properly maintained and cleaned
• Fed farm animals, branded them using tattoos or tags to identify both ownership and grade
• Herded livestock to pastures for grazing and administered vaccines to protect them from diseases

EDUCATION
High School Diploma
Ashland High School, Ashland, NH – 2009