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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Gillis Bros Inc.

Millwood, GA

$13.67 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19122812723
Email address to Apply:
jcgillisjr.1989@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
6
Job Duties:
Our farm consists of 650 acres of corn, 90 acres of coastal bermudagrass hay, and 140 acres of blueberries. We use modern mechanized equipment for all operations. The products that we produce are hauled with tractor trailers and farm farm-truck driving is required. We begin our operation with spraying cover crops in early March, followed by planting, fertilizing, spraying, harvesting, hauling, and replanting cover crop. These activities are steady throughout the season as we move through corn to blueberries to hay and normally conclude in early December. Employees will complete general farm duties as assigned. Employees will need to complete routine repairs and maintenance on equipment. Per state regulations, employer is exempt from a commercial CDL requirement for farm trucking. No commercial truck driving is required. Employer may provide pay increases for performance, longevity and/or 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:
Employer will conduct post-hire drug tests at no cost to the employee to enforce a drug free workplace policy. Failing a drug test will result in termination. Job requires a regular drivers license. Require 3 months experience.
Number of Hours Per Week:
50
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Gillis Bros Inc.
Location:
Millwood, GA 31552
Telephone Number:
+19122812723

Worksite

Address:
6577 Douglas Hwy, Millwood, GA 31552

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23336-539090
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/11/2023

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