Arkansas Department of Workforce Services Ag. Equipment Operator in Midland, Texas

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Fifteen (15) full-time, temporary workers needed until 7/1/2019 to operate self-propelled custom-class harvesting machines to harvest grains (i.e., corn and milo) in Texas and New Mexico. Workers will adjust speed of cutters, blowers and conveyors, and height of cutting head, using hand tools. Changes cutting head as appropriate for crop. Transports crop to storage area. Services machinery and makes in-field repairs. Due to the unique nature of the work to be performed, applicants must possess six (6) months of experience in custom combining activity. Valid CDL driver's license is required. Applicants must provide the name, address and phone number of any previous employer being used as a reference; all references must be verifiable.Applicants must be available, and contractually agree, to work for the entire itinerary or, if hired after work has begin, must be available and willing to join the crew at whatever place the crew is located at the time and remain with the crew for the duration of the custom combine itinerary. Employment is guaranteed for a minimum of 3/4 of the work days of the total period of the work contract. Upon completion of the work contract or where the worker is dismissed earlier, the employer will provide worker's reasonable cost of return transportation and subsistence to the place the worker originally departed to work. Daily subsistence will be provided at a rate of $12.26/day during travel to $51.00/day with receipts.