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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Bar U Farms, LLC

Elgin, NE

$17.33 per hour


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Job Description

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For our own farming operation: Employees will also need to assist with our own farming operation where plant, harvest, irrigate and haul our own organic crops including blue, yellow, white and organic popcorn and organic soybeans, hay and alfalfa using farm equipment/grain carts/tractors. Employees will need to assist with all aspects of harvesting these crops. Employees will need to be punctual, detail orientated, self-starters, and work well with others. They will need to have mechanical knowledge and be able to operate modern late model tractors equipped with precision farming technology that will be attached with cultivators and other tillage equipment. Employees will also need to be able to perform daily maintenance on equipment such as greasing and checking/changing oil. Other skills such as general shop maintenance skills would be beneficial. Must be able to assist with irrigation systems and irrigation system maintenance. All these farming duties occur on our own farm. For custom client: We also do custom combining and need seasonal employees to assist with custom combining of corn and soybeans for our client as listed on the itinerary. During those periods employees will need to operate combines to harvest the crops for the client.
Job Classification:
45-2091.00 - Agricultural Equipment Operators

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Job Requirements

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Job requires extensive sitting, walking, pushing, pulling, frequent stooping, repetitive movements, and exposure to extreme outdoor temperatures. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. We conduct post-hire criminal background checks and post-hire drug tests at no cost to the employee. We conduct post-hire drug testing to enforce a drug free workplace policy. Failing a drug test will result in termination. Employer will not hire anyone with a violent/theft criminal background. Must have a regular drivers license.
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8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Bar U Farms, LLC
Elgin, NE 68636
Telephone Number:


83671 Hwy 14, Elgin, NE 68636

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