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Agricultural Equipment Operator

JB Jones Farms

Leesburg, GA

$13.67 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12294059673
Email address to Apply:
dawn@jonesandcoaccting.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
3
Job Duties:
We are a row crop farming operation. We plant sod, corn, peanut, and cotton. We do all farming practices from pre-planting to harvesting. We operate farm machinery and equipment that accommodate various implements. Our tractors are equipped with guidance. Our practices begin in February year with preparing the land to plant, including harrowing and plowing. We begin to plant and sow the land in March and may continue the planting through the spring. The spraying in done with heavy equipment. Irrigating the crops all year as needed is a common practice. Irrigation systems must be monitored while running, for unforeseen events. Complete routine maintenance and repairs on equipment where common duties include greasing, oiling, blowing filters out, fueling and cleaning and any other items it requires to maintain equipment every day to ensue equipment always runs properly. Common duties include driving tractors that pull the proper implements to do the jobs as they need doing. Duties also require driving a farm truck from field to storage as farming practices are done. Once harvest is over, duties include cleaning and preparing equipment for winter storage. Per state regulations, employer is exempt from CDL requirement for farm trucking. No commercial truck driving is required.
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 sitting, repetitive movements, extensive pushing and pulling, walking and frequent stooping. Require a regular drivers license 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:
JB Jones Farms
Location:
Leesburg, GA 31763
Telephone Number:
+12294059673

Worksite

Address:
1265 US Hwy 82 West, Leesburg, GA 31763

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23336-539142
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/8/2023

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