Kansas Department of Commerce Agriculture Equipment Operator in Highland, Kansas
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We operate a family-owned custom harvesting crew that travels from our home in northeast Kansas in May. to northwest Texas up into south-central Kansas then to Western Kansas and into eastern Colorado. Daily activities include servicing machinery which includes tractors, combines, semi-tractors and trailers, operation of said machinery, transporting grain from field to an elevator or grain bin. Hours of work can include several hours or few hours depending on the weather. Grains harvested include wheat, corn, and soybeans. Drive a combine to harvest multiple grains and tractor and grain cart and an 18-wheeler semi to transport grain to bins or a terminal. Employees will need to complete routine maintenance and repairs on equipment. Will be required to assist with general farm duties when at the base location including yard maintenance and farm duties.