Job Description: As a Farm Equipment Operator, you will play a vital role in our agricultural operations, assisting with the day-to-day activities necessary for successful crop production. You will be responsible for operating and maintaining various types of farm machinery and equipment to ensure optimal performance and efficiency.
Job Position: Farm Equipment Operator
Job Location:NW-36-30-7-W3 near Outlook, SKOutlook, SK S0L 2N0
Company: Northern Konstar Potatoes Ltd.
Salary: $17.50 Hourly
Job type: Full Time
Working Hours: 40 Hours a week
- Operate farm machinery and equipment, such as tractors, combines, planters, sprayers, and harvesters, according to established guidelines and safety standards.
- Perform routine maintenance and inspections on equipment to ensure functionality and safety, reporting any issues or malfunctions to the appropriate personnel.
- Prepare fields for planting, including plowing, tilling, and fertilizing, using appropriate machinery and techniques.
- Plant, cultivate, and harvest crops, following recommended practices and schedules.
- Monitor and adjust equipment settings, such as seeding rates, depth, and spray application, to optimize crop growth and yield.
- Safely transport harvested crops to storage facilities or market, adhering to all transportation regulations and guidelines.
- Maintain accurate records of daily activities, including field operations, equipment usage, and maintenance performed.
- Collaborate with other farm workers and supervisors to coordinate tasks and ensure smooth workflow.
- Comply with all health and safety regulations, promoting a safe working environment for yourself and others.
- Previous experience operating farm machinery and equipment is essential.
- Knowledge of crop production practices, including planting, cultivating, and harvesting, is preferred.
- Ability to perform routine maintenance and minor repairs on machinery and equipment is a plus.
- Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as in a team environment.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Physical stamina and the ability to work in various weather conditions.
- Valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
- Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
- Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage.
- Retirement savings plan.
- Opportunities for career growth and advancement within the company.
- Training and development programs to enhance your skills and knowledge.
How to apply?
PO Box 362
Here is what you must include in your application:
References attesting experience