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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Foster Brothers Farm Partnership

Tulia, TX

$14.87 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18069837222
Email address to Apply:
shawndafoster@att.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
My brother and I have been farming since 1979, and both married in 1986, when we added our wives to our partnership. We are an irrigated and dryland farm that grows cotton, corn, sorghum, wheat and mixed cover crops. We need employee to assist the farm with the operation of tractors, planters, sprayers, harvesters and other farm equipment to plow, spray, and hoe fields. Employee must have general knowledge of the operation of large agricultural equipment, and must be familiar with hydraulic and electrical trouble shooting. Employee will need to complete routine repairs and maintenance on equipment and facilities. Employee will diagnose, service and repair irrigation systems. Employee will assist with all aspects of growing these crops, and complete general farm duties as assigned.
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, sitting, pushing, pulling, repetitive movements, and exposure to extreme outdoor temperatures. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Job requires a regular drivers license 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:
Foster Brothers Farm Partnership
Location:
Lockney, TX 79241
Telephone Number:
+18069837222

Worksite

Address:
2119 FM 2301, Tulia, TX 79088

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23336-539075
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/20/2023

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