Lead Spray Technician


St. Paul, Oregon, OR 97137
United States

Category
Industry
Horticulture
Application Closing Date
3/30/2021
Experience Required
Yes
Pay
From $18.00 To $26.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

 

Summary: To assist in plant health an operate various farm equipment such as a sprayer, combine, planter, tractor-trailer, and other specialized farm equipment.  You will assist with light maintenance and be able to jump in other tasks as needed by the season.

Report to: Field Manager

Works with:  Field Manager, Crew leaders, Plant Health Manager

Company Prerequisites

·         Reliable self-starter who is punctual in reporting to work.

  • Must be able to set priorities while remaining flexible in the day-to-day operation of the farm and nursery.
  • Must be able to meet deadlines in a professional manner.
  • Keep proprietary information confidential.
  • Must have or obtain an Oregon Private Pesticide Applicator’s License
  • Must have valid Driver’s License.
  • English-Spanish Bilingual preferred.
  • Knowledge of Excel and Dropbox.

 

Technician responsibilities

 

  • Report equipment maintenance / break down issues to the Shop to schedule repairs.
  • Apply chemicals in a safe manner.
  • Help with assist with the cultivation and harvest of crops.
  • Assist with the fertilization of crops.
  • Scouting grower acres, in a variety of different areas and environments. 

 

 

        General Duties

  • Assist the company to maintain an OSHA compliant, safe, clean & organized work environment
  • Always looking ahead to improve operational efficiencies.
  • Follow written and verbal instructions

                Work Monday – Friday 7AM to 5PMSaturday’s as needed. Sunday’s only in emergency

                        * Extended hours will be required seasonal *

 

 Physical Demands

  • Able to lift 50 pounds.
  • When lifting more than 50 pounds use your best judgment to safely lift the object (get someone to help or use some other mechanical lifting device).
  • Walk, stand, and bend at the waist and knees while working.
  • Use hands, arms, and fingers.

 

Training & Certification

  • Harassment.
  • WPS.
  • Pesticide Applicator & Handler Training.
  • Equipment Training: Tractor Driving, Forklift Driving, and Truck Driving.
  • Additional Classes will be added based on need.

 Summary: To assist in plant health an operate various farm equipment such as a sprayer, combine, planter, tractor-trailer, and other specialized farm equipment.  You will assist with light maintenance and be able to jump in other tasks as needed by the season.

 

Report to: Field Manager

Works with:  Field Manager, Crew leaders, Plant Health Manager

Company Prerequisites

·         Reliable self-starter who is punctual in reporting to work.

  • Must be able to set priorities while remaining flexible in the day-to-day operation of the farm and nursery.
  • Must be able to meet deadlines in a professional manner.
  • Keep proprietary information confidential.
  • Must have or obtain an Oregon Private Pesticide Applicator’s License
  • Must have valid Driver’s License.
  • English-Spanish Bilingual preferred.
  • Knowledge of Excel and Dropbox.

 

Technician responsibilities

 

  • Report equipment maintenance / break down issues to the Shop to schedule repairs.
  • Apply chemicals in a safe manner.
  • Help with assist with the cultivation and harvest of crops.
  • Assist with the fertilization of crops.
  • Scouting grower acres, in a variety of different areas and environments. 

 

 

        General Duties

  • Assist the company to maintain an OSHA compliant, safe, clean & organized work environment
  • Always looking ahead to improve operational efficiencies.
  • Follow written and verbal instructions

                Work Monday – Friday 7AM to 5PMSaturday’s as needed. Sunday’s only in emergency

                        * Extended hours will be required seasonal *

 

 Physical Demands

  • Able to lift 50 pounds.
  • When lifting more than 50 pounds use your best judgment to safely lift the object (get someone to help or use some other mechanical lifting device).
  • Walk, stand, and bend at the waist and knees while working.
  • Use hands, arms, and fingers.

 

Training & Certification

  • Harassment.
  • WPS.
  • Pesticide Applicator & Handler Training.
  • Equipment Training: Tractor Driving, Forklift Driving, and Truck Driving.
  • Additional Classes will be added based on need.

 Summary: To assist in plant health an operate various farm equipment such as a sprayer, combine, planter, tractor-trailer, and other specialized farm equipment.  You will assist with light maintenance and be able to jump in other tasks as needed by the season.

Report to: Field Manager

Works with:  Field Manager, Crew leaders, Plant Health Manager

Company Prerequisites

·         Reliable self-starter who is punctual in reporting to work.

  • Must be able to set priorities while remaining flexible in the day-to-day operation of the farm and nursery.
  • Must be able to meet deadlines in a professional manner.
  • Keep proprietary information confidential.
  • Must have or obtain an Oregon Private Pesticide Applicator’s License
  • Must have valid Driver’s License.
  • English-Spanish Bilingual preferred.
  • Knowledge of Excel and Dropbox.

 

Technician responsibilities

 

  • Report equipment maintenance / break down issues to the Shop to schedule repairs.
  • Apply chemicals in a safe manner.
  • Help with assist with the cultivation and harvest of crops.
  • Assist with the fertilization of crops.
  • Scouting grower acres, in a variety of different areas and environments. 

 

 

        General Duties

  • Assist the company to maintain an OSHA compliant, safe, clean & organized work environment
  • Always looking ahead to improve operational efficiencies.
  • Follow written and verbal instructions

                Work Monday – Friday 7AM to 5PMSaturday’s as needed. Sunday’s only in emergency

                        * Extended hours will be required seasonal *

 

 Physical Demands

  • Able to lift 50 pounds.
  • When lifting more than 50 pounds use your best judgment to safely lift the object (get someone to help or use some other mechanical lifting device).
  • Walk, stand, and bend at the waist and knees while working.
  • Use hands, arms, and fingers.

 

Training & Certification

  • Harassment.
  • WPS.
  • Pesticide Applicator & Handler Training.
  • Equipment Training: Tractor Driving, Forklift Driving, and Truck Driving.
  • Additional Classes will be added based on need.

 

Job Requirements
preferable 3-5 years of experience in spray applications, Knowledge of plant Material or the capability to learn fast.
Oregon pesticide license required with in 6 months of hire date
Company
A & R Spada Farms
GREGORY ANDERSON
7251 St Paul highway ne
St. Paul, Oregon OR 97137
United States