Agricultural Equipment Operators
Click the Facebook, Google+ or LinkedIn icons to share this job with your friends or contacts. Click the Twitter icon to tweet this job to your followers. Click the link button to view the URL of the job, which then can be copied and pasted into an e-mail or other document.
Agricultural Equipment Operators – Certification/License Requirements, Driver requirements, Criminal background check, Drug Screen, Lifting requirement of 50 lbs., Exposure to extreme temperatures, Extensive pushing or pulling, Extensive sitting or walking, Frequent stooping or bending over, Repetitive movements. Agriculture Equipment Operator to operate equipment used in nursery work. Must have the correct type of license required by State and Federals laws. All drivers will be required to have a CDL license, and drivers responsible for
transporting workers will be required to have a valid and unexpired Federal Farm Labor Contractor or Federal Farm Labor Contractor Employee Registration with driving authorization. Will be responsible for operating the vehicles used to move plants from the field to the nursery and storage facility on the nursery premises. Must be able to safely operate the buses that are used to transport workers to and from work sites. Should be able to provide proof of accident-free driving record and background. Workers may oversee the nursery operations, direct the work of the nursery workers, and monitor quality control. Operate forklifts and equipment used to move supplies and equipment to and from worksites on the nursery premises. Maintain harvest equipment. Must to be able to reach, bend and lift items weighing 50 pounds. Must be able to work outdoors in dusty/dirty conditions, at extreme heat and cold inclement weather. Must be able to listen to, understand, and follow simple instructions of supervisors and dispatcher. Must be able to work where ants, snakes and poison ivy are encountered. The alternative work is truck maintenance and farm maintenance including the repair, irrigation, vehicles and various equipment and tools used on the farm. Use of personal cell phone or other personal electronic device during working hours strictly prohibited except for work-related calls or emergencies and violation may result in immediate