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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Granstrom Farms LLC

Holstein, NE

$16.47 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+14024697400

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
6
Job Duties:
We are a 12000-acre irrigated organic farm. We grow organic corn, barley, and soybeans. We have electric center pivot irrigation systems with electric wells and run all late model John Deere equipment. We operate 4 grain terminals that ship out by truck and rail. We need seasonal employees to assist with our crop production. Employees will be involved in planting, cultivating, fertilizing, irrigating, trucking, and handling of crops. They will be expected to drive tractors, combines, sprayers, truck, and all other pieces of farm equipment. They will mow, control weeds, do general and routine maintenance on equipment, farm buildings and grain facilities. They will wash and clean vehicles and equipment and be expected to clean and maintain their living quarters. General farm work is desired. Employees will need to complete routine repairs and maintenance on equipment. Employer may provide pay increases for performance, longevity and/or experience at employer’s discretion. Employer may provide performance bonuses at the end of the contract at the employer’s discretion. ***Please note that in 2023 and all future years we will adjust our starting date to the spring to cover the entire crop season starting with planting.
Job Classification:
45-2091.00 - Agricultural Equipment Operators

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
3
Special Requirements:
Job requires extensive sitting, repetitive movements, and exposure to extreme outdoor temperatures. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Job requires a regular drivers license and 3 months experience.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Granstrom Farms LLC
Location:
Holstein, NE 68950
Telephone Number:
+14024697400

Worksite

Address:
10840 South Holstein Ave, Holstein, NE 68950

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22083-006824
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
4/4/2022

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