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Equipment Operator Ag Chem L1

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates

Sunnyside, WA

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Job Description:

Essential Functions:

•  Mix, load and apply chemicals. Install and remove pesticide signs as needed.
•  Monitor all weather conditions and ensure that supervisory/managerial staff informed of same.
•  Complete understanding of all MSDS, chemical label criteria, and state and federal laws surrounding use and application of product.
•  Monitor all ground speeds, pressure settings, flow rates and spray patterns. Unplug nozzles and filters as needed.
•  Operate all equipment noted on Equipment List.
•  Perform daily servicing, minor maintenance, wash down and safety inspections of assigned equipment.
•  May perform Grade II cultural operations when equipment operation is not required.
•  Perform other duties as assigned.

Working Conditions:

•  Varying temperatures (cold/hot/ rain, etc.)
•  Uneven terrain

Physical Requirements:

•  Occasional long term standing or walking on uneven ground during work shift.
•  Bending, kneeling, and twisting throughout duration of shift.
•  Repetitive wrist movement encompassing squeezing, rotating, and bending.
•  Arm movement encompasses extension, raising, and bending.
•  Occasional lifting, up-to 50 lbs. Required
•  Must pass respirator fit test.
•  Stepping in and out, on and off of tractors.

Qualifications:

•  Must be minimum of 18 years of age.
•  Must hold valid private applicator's license
•  Able to work weekends or nights.
•  History of responsible use of alcohol and other appropriate conduct, as well as fitness to be licensed, permitted, and/or certified by state and/or local regulatory bodies.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Monday, December 5th
Type of Work:
Full Time
Job Category:
Job Level:
Associate
Reference No:
EQUIP002735