Thermo Fisher Scientific Agriculture Farm Technician in Lenexa, Kansas

Job Description

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

How will you make an impact?

Responsible for bleeding, caring for and maintaining the sheep herd. Maintains related farm property, equipment and facilities.

What will you do?

  • Arrive to work on time, work during scheduled work hours and work additional hours as needed.

  • Feed animals daily and provide care as needed.

  • Bleed animals as needed.

  • Set up equipment needed for bleeding.

  • Clean bleeding areas thoroughly.

  • Maintain accurate records.

  • Help with general farm upkeep of fence lines, drainage ditches and lawn.

  • Provide repairs of house and farms buildings.

  • Provide basic feed and upkeep for animals on a weekend rotation basis.

  • Assist coworkers with animals and minor electrical repairs as assigned or needed.

  • Maneuver animals into bleeding shoots.

  • Operate company vehicles and machinery such as tractors, truck and loader.

  • Check farm for safety and security purposes as needed.

  • Sweep and mop floors of bleeding room.

  • Provide plumbing repairs to water feed system.

  • Use hand-held machinery, such as grinder, drill and weed eater for routine farm upkeep.

  • Listen to and follow written and verbal instructions given in the English language.

  • Report any actual or potential safety hazards to the Supervisor, Human Resources, Safety Specialist or Senior Management.

  • In addition, performs other duties as assigned as the business need warrants.

How will you get here?


High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Possess technical training or at least 2 years related farm experience and mechanical experience or an equivalent combination of education, experience, and/or licensure/certification

  • Must be able to communicate, both written and verbally, using the English language.

  • Must be able to comprehend and follow both written and/or verbal English communications.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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