374 New Bethel Church Rd
Fredonia KY 42411 USA
The Correctional Farm Ops Tech Advisor at Western Kentucky Correctional Complex provides technical assistance regarding farm operations program for the institution.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Responsible for the oversight of the 1,000+ acre farming operation at the institution (WKCC farm includes crops and cattle).
- Provides supervision and technical assistance in planning and assigning acreage for crops.
- Supervises inmates in farm activities (planting, cultivating, harvesting crops, feeding livestock, cleaning out barns, cutting bushes, pulling plants, transplanting seedlings, fence repairs, etc.
- Provides direction to inmates on proper use of farm tools and care of livestock.
- Enforces safety measures.
- Performs calculations of materials needed for farm operations such as fertilizer, chemicals, seed requirements, etc.