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Ag Equipment Operator

Banner Farms Operating

Hugoton, KS

$16.47 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16205411411
Email address to Apply:
mikehooker26@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
Performs duties like: drive and operate farm machinery to plant, cultivate, harvest and store grain crops. Attach farm implements, such as plow, disc and drill to tractor. Till soil; plant and cultivate grain. Tow harvesting equipment. Drive and operate self-propelled combine. General lubrication, service (check fluids) and mechanical repair to farm machinery. Drive grain trucks to transport crops to elevator or storage area. Work on Cat irrigation motors as well as V-8 motors. Know how to diagnose, work on, and service electric sprinklers. Keep and maintain all equipment clean. Crops: Corn, Cotton, Soy Beans, Sorghum, Winter Wheat Equipment: John Deere tractors: 8320, 8370Landoll chisel mulcherLandoll diskKrauss StriptillerJohn Deere PlanterJohn Deere SprayerJohn Deere 780S CombinesElectric SprinklersV-8 irrigation motors: 605, 496, 8.1Cat irrigation motors: 342, 353, 3406, 3408Cummins irrigation motors: 855Anhydrous Ammonia trailers and tillage tools
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:
Minimum of 3 months of experience is required. Must be able to obtain a CDL within 30 days of hire. Employer requires drug screen post-hire at employers expense due to the liability of driving trucks on public roads. Employer requires criminal background check post-hire at employers expense due to the presence of children on the farm and expensive tools and equipment. Failure to pass drug screen and/or criminal background check will result in termination of employment. Lift and carry items weighing up to 60 pounds. The worker will be exposed to extreme temperatures. Extensive pushing and pulling is required. Extensive sitting is required. Extensive walking is required. Frequent stooping is required. Repetitive movements is required. Wage rate may increase with verifiable experience. Employer may reward exceptional work with monetary or other benefits in addition to those listed here in his sole discretion.
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Banner Farms Operating
Location:
Hugoton, KS 67951
Telephone Number:
+16205411411

Worksite

Address:
1031 Road 20, Hugoton, KS 67951

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22171-296459
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/28/2022

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