Farview Farms LLC Ag Equipment Operator in Newark Valley, New York
1 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Job available 12/01/2021 - 10/01/2022. Operating large farm equipment and machinery such as loaders, backhoes, forklifts, tractors, trucks, combines, swathers, balers for cultivating, tilling, fertilizing, planting, storing, harvesting grain and oilseed crops such as corn, soybeans, wheat, hay; managing inventory by ordering inputs, supplies, and equipment as needed; performing preventive maintenance to ensure appropriate operation of equipment; troubleshooting and solving basic mechanical & electrical problems on the farm; performing some welding as needed; moving crops or equipment to designated locations; identify and ensure that safety hazards and unsafe practices are corrected and addressed; perform snow removal; driving farm vehicle, minor daily and incidental upkeep to equipment and worksite. Requirements: * Three months recent and verifiable experience for the job duties listed. * Must be able to lift a minimum of 75 pounds * Must be able to obtain a drivers license within 30 days following hire and obtain clean driving record. * Random drug testing can be performed post hire at the employer's expense * Exposure to extreme temperatures * Extensive pushing/pulling/sitting/walking, and repetitive movements The full terms and conditions of the job (form ETA790a) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from this website: seasonaljobs.dol.gov. For qualified applicants requiring a Spanish translation of this job order, please email DIPA@labor.ny.gov or call 1-877-466-9757. Please include the applicant name and job order number in your request.