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Agricultural Worker/all Other

Howze Flying Services, LLC

Robstown, TX

$13.88 per hour


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Job Description

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Job Duties:
This is a secondary agricultural application to provide ground support for aerial application business. The worker will only work on employer owned and leased property. Duties will include: Fuel the plane by connecting and disconnecting fuel hose to and from the airplane. Mix chemicals. Read and understand a load ticket. Load the planes with chemical by connecting and disconnecting load hose to and from plane. Load plane with fertilizer/seed by driving and operating heavy-duty manual transmission loader truck. Drive water trucks to bring water to the satellite airstrips as needed. Clean all equipment used daily. Mowing and maintaining airstrips using a large tractor to pull a 15-20 foot mower/bush hog. Spraying weed killer around the air strips and buildings. Repair holes / washed out areas, and remove debris that collect on airstrips due to storms and wind. Other duties also include regular maintenance of dry and liquid mixing equipment and loading equipment, washing the loader trucks and airplanes every day as well as regular maintenance on the equipment like tractors, lawnmowers, and pickup trucks. Drive to town to pickup supplies. Equipment: Forklift, Trucks/cars
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

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Special Requirements:
Minimum of 1 months of experience is required. Must be able to obtain a drivers license 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. 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.
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Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Howze Flying Services, LLC
Robstown, TX 78380
Telephone Number:


5138 County Road 44, Robstown, TX 78380

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