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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Eakes Farm, Inc.

Plains, KS

$16.47 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16206293883
Web address to Apply:
https://www.kansasworks.com/

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
Employees will operate all kinds of farm equipment to assist with all aspect of planting, raising, harvesting, and hauling of crops. Job duties include but are not limited to operating equipment to plant corn, soybeans, wheat, milo and cotton, spray crops/fields (Insecticides, Herbicides, Fungicides), and operate equipment to harvest crops (combines, grain carts, semi-trucks, cotton strippers). Employees will need to assist with pivot irrigation systems including installing, repairing and maintenance. Employees will be required to do routine repairs and maintenance on equipment. Operate mowers to mow around pivots, ditches and fields where needed. May be required to assist with swathing, mowing, raking and baling hay when applicable. Employer may provide performance bonuses at the end of the contract at the employer’s discretion. Employer may provide pay increases for performance, longevity and/or experience at employer’s discretion.
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. Mut be able to lift 50 lbs. Must have a regular drivers license. Must be able to obtain a CDL or equivalent within 30 days of hire. We require 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:
Eakes Farm, Inc.
Location:
Plains, KS 67869
Telephone Number:
+16206293883

Worksite

Address:
13204 2 Road, Plains, KS 37869

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22152-232151
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/8/2022

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