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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Lakeside Foods

New Richmond, WI

$18.50 per hour


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Job Description

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Assist with minor maintenance of field equipment & machinery including: Change oil & application of all equipment lubricants, assist with working on snap bean harvester heads & elevators by replacing bearings, belts & picking fingers/teeth, Change out tires on equipment as needed, and assist with miscellaneous minor equipment tasks. Operate field equipment as a back-up operator, as needed. Assist with minor maintenance of waste water irrigation equipment including: unplug irrigation nozzles in preparation of running waste water irrigation systems and periodically during production also, as they get plugged, Replace irrigation nozzles & drop lines in waste water irrigation systems prior to running irrigation system and during the entire production season when needed. Operate tractor and drag, in order to drag the waste water irrigation fields, and fill in waste water irrigation track with rock-fill, in order to effectively run/move the irrigation system. Operate spotter trucks & raw product trailers including: responsible for securely latching spotter truck/tractor to trailer prior to moving them, keep windows and mirrors clean for adequate & safe visibility purposes, back up semi-trailers with spotter truck/tractor on truck ramp to even-feed dumper location, in order to dump raw product, assist with operating raw product dump process into even-feed, pull semi-trailers off of truck ramp with spotter truck/tractor after trailer is emptied, effectively follow direction in where to pull raw product trailers from and where to park empty trailers, communicate any defects or issues with equipment or raw product to full time maintenance & processing staff, weigh-in and -out, the tractors & trailers loaded with raw product coming through the scale, Assist with waste product clean up in the raw product area & load waste product and operate tractor & dump cart.
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

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Employer will conduct a post-hire drug test of all heavy equipment operators, at no cost to the employee in order to enforce a drug free workplace policy. Failing a drug test will result in termination. Must have 3 months of experience.
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Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Lakeside Foods
New Richmond, WI 54017
Telephone Number:


660 High Street, New Richmond, WI 54017

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