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Equipment Operator

Dinklage Feed Yard, Inc.

This is a Full-time position in Sidney posted August 7, 2019.

JOB TITLE: Equipment Operator

REPORTS TO: Yard Foreman

POSITION DESCRIPTION:  Maintains pens by utlilzing various equipment in feed yard.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Maintains pens, road surfaces, and additional areas by operating equipment in the feed yard.
  • Identifies problem areas and works as a team to make sure proper maintenance is performed to establish excellent conditions in the feed yard.
  • Ensures operation of equipment by completing serving requirements and notifying the Yard Foreman of any problems with equipment.
  • Complies with all applicable safety rules and policies.
  • Additional duties may be assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience operating heavy equipment.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to read and follow department safety manual, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions in different forms.

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.

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.

The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and is sometimes required to lift and/or move up to 75 pounds.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to silage particles. The employee is frequently exposed moving mechanical parts and outdoor weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.  PPE is required to be worn at all times.

COMPETENCY:  Demonstrate understanding of Company policies, adapt to changes in the work environment, exhibit sound and accurate judgment, observe safety and security procedures, and report potentially unsafe conditions.

 

Package

Benefits: Health/Dental/Vision Insurance, Company Paid Life Insurance, 401(k) with Employer Match, Supplemental Insurance Plans, Paid Time Off

How to Apply

Contact Nathan Knobbe @ (308) 254-5940 or nathank@dinklagefeedyards.com