Agri Beef Equipment Operator in Warden, Washington

Description

Job Overview

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 Operates various pieces of heavy equipment to level, shape and/or distribute dirt and other materials inside and outside feedyard pens.  Fastens attachments to tractor  Connects hoses, belts, mechanical linkage, or power takeoff shaft to equipment to provide power to raise, lower or tilt attachment  Moves levers, pulls levers, turns knobs to activate and regulate mechanisms  Operates equipment in specified manner to raise, lower or shape terrain  Performs routine maintenance including: greasing, oiling, fueling and washing, etc. and performs minor repairs.  Other duties as assigned by management.

Personal Competencies

  • Team Work - Contributes to building a positive team spirit.

  • Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment.

  • Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.

  • Quantity - Completes work in timely manner.

Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to airborne particles, outdoor weather conditions and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to work in precarious places including areas of live animals and there is occasional risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel, to reach with hands and arms and climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Requirements

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education/Experience High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred; previous experience operating heavy equipment is preferred.

Language Ability Ability to read a limited number of two- and three-syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers. Ability to print and speak simple sentences.

Math Ability Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's is helpful. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.

Reasoning Ability Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Requisition Number: 17-0078

Post Date: 7/27/2017

Title: Equipment Operator

City: Warden

State: WA