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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Phillip J Huvar Farms Inc

Garwood, TX

$13.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19797584004

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
We are a small family operated 600-acre row crop (corn, milo) and 800-acre rice farm. We also have a 20-acre turf grass farm. We have semi-trucks and hopper bottom trailers that we haul our grain to the dryers. We need a seasonal employee to operate farm machinery such as tractors, combines, auger carts, plows, disks, land planes, backhoe, mowers, and shredders. Employee will need to move equipment by hauling and loading on trailers and operate semi-trucks and trailer combinations. Must be able to operate tractors and farm equipment. Employee will need to assist with watering and irrigating corn and rice fields which includes working with poly pipe, walk levees, adjust water gates, shovel wash outs, repair and maintain irrigation equipment, change oil, grease, change tires, change filters, pressure wash, sand and paint as needed. Employee will be required to do farmyard maintenance including mow, spray weeds, weed eat, trim trees, paint, and fence building/repair. Will need to mow and water turf grass. Employee will need mechanical experience to complete routine repairs and maintenance on equipment. 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, sitting, and exposure to extreme outdoor temperatures. 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:
Phillip J Huvar Farms Inc
Location:
Garwood, TX 77442
Telephone Number:
+19797584004

Worksite

Address:
2706 FM 333 Road, Garwood, TX 77442

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22322-594936
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/6/2022

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