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Laborers

Viafield Cooperative

Northwood, IA

$17.54 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16417151203
Email address to Apply:
ddavis@viafield.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
20
Job Duties:
Employees will operate company owned equipment for transferring grain and fertilizer. Assist with the train loads going out and agronomy train loads coming in. Assist in monitoring and maintaining grain quality. Assist with the mixing and loading of liquid/dry fertilizer and chemical products Conduct and help manage inventory. Assist with the operation of the scale to weigh products. Perform routine maintenance and repairs of equipment and vehicles. Employees will be required to operate single or double axel trucks (<26,000lbs), forklifts, scale operations, augers and front-end loaders. Sweep and clean out grain bins.
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:
Must be able to climb to heights of up to 200ft. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. Must have a regular driver's license or be able to obtain one within 30 days. Employer will conduct post-hire and random drug testing at employer's expense to enforce a drug free workplace. 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 proficient in English. Employer may deduct for willful destruction of property. Must have school diploma or GED and 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:
Viafield Cooperative
Location:
Charles City, IA 50616
Telephone Number:
+16417151203

Worksite

Address:
207 14th St, Northwood, IA 50459

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23336-539025
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/6/2023

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