Now Hiring, Tractor Driver/Farm Worker
Full time, may require up to 6-days per week, seasonal night work & extended hours during harvest.
Tractor driver/farm worker position. Requires minimum three years of Tractor operator experience.
Operating tracked and wheeled tractors to perform tasks such as mowing, disking,spraying/dusting, under vine cultivation, coupling & uncoupling of tractor & equipment.
Calibrating of cultivation equipment in the field, and spraying and dusting for application of various chemicals which includes all aspects of the task; mixing load, filling sprayer/duster, being safety conscious of drift during application, and cleaning of sprayer/duster.
Performing daily equipment checks and some light mechanic skills are required.
-Other tasks shall include, all aspects of Farm work and Maintenance, Landscaping, and Vineyard work.
Demonstrated reliability and punctuality, work effectively in team/crew environment, adherence to all safety regulations and operating procedures.
Must be able to work late night & early morning shifts to accommodate application of materials to plants.
Ability to work in all outside weather temperatures and conditions; required to climb on/off equipment frequently; bending, lifting, pulling & pushing up to 50 lbs. on a frequent basis for various tasks.
Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. as needed; ability to drive tractors/loader/ATVs to assigned ranch and work locations; able to work in all weather conditions including but not limited to heat, cold, wet and windy. Ability to walk and perform physical work in vineyards with steep and/or uneven terrain, mud, dust and soil. Ability to climb, crawl, squat, kneel and bend. Ability to sit in tractor for extended periods of time. Respirator clearance required. Safety toe footwear required.
Schedule varies, up to 6-days per week/10 hours a day & may require seasonal night work & extended hours during harvest.