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Equipment Operator

Glasscock County CO-OP

Garden City, TX

$13.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+14323972211
Web address to Apply:
seasonaljobs.dol.gov

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
28
Job Duties:
Workers will assist in the operation of cotton ginning. Workers will be required to operate various types of equipment including but not limited to a bail hoister, skid steer, forklift, cotton module feeder, cotton bailing press, and mote press. Workers may be required to assist the gin operator with various duties such as assisting or making repairs to the equipment, clearing blockages, cleaning lint filters, refilling supplies, sweeping floors, removing trash buildup, picking up cotton on yard. All workers will be responsible for picking up trash, cleaning bathrooms, sweeping floors and other farm and shed sanitation duties. Transport cotton from field to storage area. Applicants must be able to work outdoors and carry loads up to 50 lbs. Position requires pushing, pulling, walking, and exposure to extreme temperatures. Workers must be physically able to bend and stoop for long periods of time. Able to stand on feet for long periods of time. Physically able to meet and perform all other job specifications. Workers may be required to manually move cotton seed bags which can weigh up to 50 lbs. Trabajadores asistiran en la operacion de desmotado de algodon. Trabajadores seran requiridos a operar varios tipos de equipo incluyendo pero no limitado a a grua de montacargas, mini cargadores, elevadora , modulo de alimentacion de algodon, prensa de pajas de algodon, y prensa de mote. Trabajadores assistiran en el reparo del equipo, removiendo atores, y limpieza. Moviendo el algodon a lugar de almacenaje. Trabajando por tiempos largos en el sol en el proceso del trabajo. Trabajadores deben poder trabajar afuera al aire libre y levantar cargas hasta 50 libras. Se requiere empujar, estirar, caminar, y trabajar en temperaturas extremas. Los trabajadores deben poder fsicamente doblar y agacharse por tiempos largos. Capaz de pararse de pie por tiempos largos. Fsicamente capaz de hacer todas las otras especificaciones del trabajo. Trabajadores tendran que mover bolsas que pueden pesar hasta 50 libras.
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
Number of Hours Per Week:
36
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Glasscock County CO-OP
Location:
Garden City, TX 79739
Telephone Number:
+14323972211

Worksite

Address:
300 CR CO-OP, Garden City, TX 79739

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22231-426547
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
9/2/2022

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