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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Rio Vista Farms LLC

Coolidge, KS

$16.47 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16204511892
Web address to Apply:
https://www.kansasworks.com/

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
3
Job Duties:
We farm 2,500 acres of corn, alfalfa, triticale and sorghum. Employees will be required to do any and all work related to farming, including manure loading and hauling to fields, dry manure spreading with Spreader trucks and JBS spreader wagons, liquid manure application to fields with tractors and a manure injection toolbar or disc. Employees will assist with all ploughing, discing, planting and mowing of fields. For CDL holder(s), employee(s) will haul feed, such as alfalfa bales, straw bales and other forages to the dairy as well as to customers. Employees will need to complete routine repairs and maintenance on equipment. Employer may provide pay increases for performance and experience at employer’s discretion. Employer may provide performance bonuses at the end of the contract at the 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 walking, pushing, pulling, repetitive movements, frequent stooping and exposure to extreme outdoor temperatures. Employer will conduct post-hire, random drug tests at no cost to the employee to enforce a drug free workplace policy. Failing a drug test will result in termination. Employer will conduct post-hire criminal background checks at no cost to the employee and will not employ anyone with a felony/theft criminal background. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Job requires a regular drivers license and employee must be able to obtain a CDL or equivalent within 30 days of hire. 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:
Rio Vista Farms LLC
Location:
Coolidge, KS 67836
Telephone Number:
+16204511892

Worksite

Address:
9801 W Hwy 50, Coolidge, KS 67836

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22264-485103
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
10/3/2022

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