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Ag Equipment Operator

Pierce Farming Co.

Caruthersville, MO

$17.79 per hour

INACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15737243886
Email address to Apply:
jeffpierce57@sbcglobal.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
Worker will be required to perform a variety of duties found in SOC Code 45-2092 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse such as: Record information about crops such as pesticide use, yields, or costs; Direct and monitor work during planting and harvesting of crops; Participate in the inspection, grading, sorting, storage, and post-harvest treatment of crops; Repair and maintain farm vehicles, implements, and mechanical equipment; Set up, repair, maintain, and operate irrigation equipment; Inform farm managers of crop progress; Identify plants, pests, and weeds to determine the selection and application of pesticides and fertilizers; Operate tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, and primarily John Deere and Rogator self-propelled machinery (much of which is equipped with GPS) such as combine, cotton picker, sprayer to plow, harrow and fertilize soil, or to plant, cultivate, spray and harvest crops such as corn, cotton, peanuts; Load inputs and drive trucks to transport to employer’s fields, load employer’s crops and drive trucks to transport to fields and storage facilities such as elevators, bins, silos, piles/bags in close proximity to the farm; Clean work areas and maintain grounds and landscaping; Regulate conditions; Maintain inventory; Trap and destroy pests such as moles, gophers, and mice; Haul and spread topsoil, fertilizer, and other materials to condition soil; Repair farm buildings, fences, and other structures; Build agricultural structures; Mix materials, dump solutions or seeds into planter or sprayer machinery; Attach implements using hand tools
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:
See ADD C
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Pierce Farming Co.
Location:
Caruthersville, MO 63830
Telephone Number:
+15737243886

Worksite

Address:
1375 Co Hwy 344, Caruthersville, MO 63830

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23348-567576
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
1/4/2024

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