200-Acre Farm Seeking Tractor Operator (Cape Cod)

Position: Agricultural Tractor Operator

Location: Sandwich, MA

Pay: $25-30/hr (dependent on experience)

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Mid-June


Email: [email protected]

Cell: Text/call Jack 508-207- 8694

Full Job Description:

Gopal Farm Cape Cod in Sandwich, Massachusetts is seeking a seasonal Tractor Operator to start as soon as possible. This position will be operating a JOHN DEERE 5115M Utility Tractor and all associated implements in preparation for the 2021 Season.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years previous heavy equipment experience
  • Working knowledge of the operation and uses of tractors and all associated implements
  • Familiarity with the methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in connection with the care and maintenance of the farm
  • Ability to operate equipment safely and skillfully
  • Ability to detect damage and make minor repairs to equipment
  • Good time management skills and ability to work long days
  • Experience operating Plows, Harrows, Discs, Front End Loaders, Tillers, Bed Shapers, Flail Mowers, & Pallet Forks

Essential Capabilities:

  • Ability to work independently
  • Follows instructions well
  • Reliable
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Safety minded
  • Ability to work well with others

Additional Preferred Background:

  • A current Forklift License
  • Experience with a John Deere 5115M Utility Tractor
  • Minor Mechanical Experience

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Operates the tractor for the purposes of Discing, Tilling, Plowing, Plastic Mulching, Seeding, Transplanting, Hauling, & Mowing
  • Service tractor and equipment, Clean interior and exterior
  • Assist with assigned tasks as needed