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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Conant Crops Inc.

Higginson, AR

$13.67 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15012780741
Email address to Apply:
feather22@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
3
Job Duties:
Row crop farming: Drive and operate farm machinery to plant, spray, cultivate, harvest and store crops. Attach farm implements such as plow, disc and drill to a tractor. Till the soil, rock picking, plant and cultivate grain. Assist with irrigation of crops and drain excess water from crops. Operate heavy farming equipment like tractors, spray rig and track hoe. Tow harvesting equipment. Drive semi-trucks to transport crops to elevator and storage area. Storage areas are located on the farm, but also outside farm boundaries. Workers drive a distance of 5 - 25 miles to the storage areas. General maintenance of equipment. Manual labor: Pick up and carry sacks of grain, load and unload trucks. Crops: rice, wheat, corn, soybeans and milo
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:
Minimum of 3 months verifiable experience is required. Job duties require intense physical labor and will involve extensive pushing, pulling, sitting and walking, frequent stooping or bending over and repetitive movements. Work duties include lifting of agricultural tools, equipment and bags of grains that weigh up to 75 lbs. The Arkansas summers can be extremely hot and humid and workers will be exposed to these conditions while working. Workers must be able to obtain a driver's license within 30-90 days of hire. Due to operating farm machinery and equipment, workers will be required to take a drug test post-hiring. Drug testing will be conducted at the employer's instruction and expense. Positive testing will result in the termination of the employment contract.
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Conant Crops Inc.
Location:
Higginson, AR 72068
Telephone Number:
+15012780741

Worksite

Address:
260 Hill Road, Higginson, AR 72068

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23336-539723
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/13/2023

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