Wonderful Citrus

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Farm Equipment Operator

Farm Equipment Operator

Job ID 
2022
# Positions 
1
Location 
US-CA-McFarland
Experience (Years) 
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Posted Date 
9/7/2017
Category 
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More information about this job

Overview

Wonderful Citrus is seeking a Farm Equipment Operator position for our McFarland, CA location. Successful candidate will service, repair, and operate all types of vehicles.

Wonderful Citrus is America’s largest integrated grower, shipper and packer of fresh citrus. Our citrus varieties can be found in the produce department of grocery stores across the country under the flagship consumer brands of Wonderful Halos mandarins and Wonderful Sweet Scarletts Texas Red grapefruit.

To learn more about Wonderful Citrus Company, its products and core values, visit www.wonderfulcitrus.com.

Responsibilities

Will be responsible for the following:

 

1. Service all types of Vehicles, Pickups, Cars, etc.

  • Oil & Lube Service.
  • Brake Repair & Replacement.
  • Minor Electrical Repair.

2. Service all types of Farm Equipment: IE. Tractors, Forklifts.

  • Oil & Lube service.
  • Minor to moderate repairs.
  • Some electrical repair.

3. Operate Wheel tractors with various attachments such as disks, mowers and sprayers. 

4. Operate Specialty equipment:

  • Topper
  • Hedger
  • Forklift
  • Brush shredder

5. Marks and reports any unusual field or tree conditions. 

6. Maintain safety regulations at all times.

  • Performs all tasks in a safe manner. Required to wear all safety gear assigned and ask for instructions when unfamiliar or lacking knowledge of proper safety procedures.

Qualifications

  • 3 - 5 years experience in operation and maintenance of farm equipment.
  • Be able to lift 50 lbs. on a continuous basis and 100 lbs. on occasion.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to work independently while meeting standards set by the Supervisor.

Wonderful Citrus is part of The Wonderful Company, a successful, fast-growing privately held $4 billion company with 8,500 employees worldwide. We’ve made Wonderful Pistachios one of America’s top-selling salty snacks. We’ve turned pomegranates and POM Wonderful into a worldwide phenomenon. Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America. FIJI Water is the No. 1 premium bottled water in America. JUSTIN Wine produces California’s top-selling, high-end Cabernet Sauvignon. And Teleflora is the world’s largest flower delivery service.

The Wonderful Company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California’s Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.

To learn more about The Wonderful Company, its products and core values, visit www.wonderful.com, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.