Military Veteran Farm Production Specialist (OJT)
Veteran On the Job Training (OJT) for Farm Production Specialist
This is a one year program approved by the Division of Veterans’ Affairs to provide formal on-the-job training for military service members transitioning to agricultural careers.
This program allows veterans to leverage their GI Bill funds as they gain the skills needed for agricultural employment.
Kreher’s Poultry Farms will pay participating veterans at a rate equal to that of any other trainee, while the Division of Veterans’ Affairs pay the veterans a portion of their military housing allowance. If both parties agree the training has been beneficial at completion of the training period, a full-time position will be available.
The farms where you will work are in Brockport and Clarence, NY. You must have the ability to get to both locations on any given day. After completion of training, trainee has opportunity for advancement as well as opportunities in positions in other departments based upon interest and skills.