Wonderful Citrus

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Spray Rig Operator

Spray Rig Operator

Job ID 
2130
# Positions 
7
Location 
US-TX-Edinburg
Experience (Years) 
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Posted Date 
3/19/2018
Category 
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Overview

Wonderful Citrus is seeking Spray Rig Operators for its Edinburg, TX location. Duties included operating water truck and mixing chemicals for farm operation. Other duties may be required to support spray operations. Must have experience operating farm water truck or other farm machinery. Must have ability to repair equipment, follow detailed instructions from Lead/Supervisor without close supervision. Must have ability to work with teams on other special projects as required.

 

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, visit www.wonderfulcitrus.com.

Responsibilities

  • Operate water truck to support spray operation requirements.
  • Mix chemicals to support spray operation requirements.
  • Sets up and attach equipment as required.
  • Monitor vehicle performance, fluid levels and mechanical fitness of equipment on daily basis.
  • Perform field level routine maintenance and safety checks on equipment.
  • Sets up and attach equipment as required.
  • Drive, operate, adjust equipment in accordance to safe operating procedures.
  • Perform other tasks as required by the business.

Qualifications

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License.
  • Have experience operating water truck or large farm equipment safely.

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.

  • Mount and dismount equipment.
  • Lift and attach implements weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Sit for long periods of time while twisting back to see the rear of the equipment.
  • Operate equipment by releasing brake, shift gears, depress pedals, manipulate steering controls, read gauges.

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, visit www.wonderful.com, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.