Drive and control farm equipment to till soil and to plant, cultivate, and harvest crops. May perform tasks, such as crop baling or hay bucking. May operate stationary equipment to perform post-harvest tasks, such as husking, shelling, threshing, and ginning.
|Primary Industry||Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources|
|Indiana Average Salary||$36,230.00|
|Average Time to Fill||37 days|
|Typical Education||High school equivalency|
|Typical Experience||Over 3 months, up to and including 6 months|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||527|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||1.77 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||2,328|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||1.25 %|
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|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|
|Occupational Health and Safety|
|Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator|