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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farm Equipment Mechanic

Jeffrey Hamilton

Wessington, SD

$16.47 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16058532473
Email address to Apply:
jhamilton@venturecomm.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
The pre-season maintenance tasks will be done to machinery during the winter months when farming duties have halted and the machinery is not in use. List of equipment: (6) semi tractors and trailers, (2) John Deere combines, (10) John Deere tractors, (1) John Deere planter, air seeder, strip till machine, flex heads, corn heads. All the machines and equipment will go through a thorough inspection, service, and repair process. Each machine will have a manufacturer's annual maintenance procedure that needs to be followed to ensure proper operation of the equipment during the work season. This winter work process will include the disassembly and reassembly of major components for replacement of bearings, lubricants, filters, parts, worn components, surfacing and welding of cracks. Cleaning of each machine must be done prior to any maintenance work. The work will include heavy lifting of machine parts and holding them in place during reassembly. Drive to town to pick up parts.
Job Classification:
49-3041.00 - Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

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:
12
Special Requirements:
Minimum of 12 months of experience is required. Must be able to obtain a drivers license within 30 days of hire. Lift and carry items weighing up to 50 pounds. 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:
Jeffrey Hamilton
Location:
Wessington, SD 57381
Telephone Number:
+16058532473

Worksite

Address:
19575 382nd Avenue, Wessington, SD 57381

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22262-479514
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
9/26/2022

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