Doherty Staffing Solutions

General Operator

7 days left

Eagle Grove, Iowa
Depending on Qualifications
Sep 28, 2017
Oct 25, 2017
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time
Doherty Staffing in partnership with our client, is seeking Equipment Operators, to work 1st shift, in their Vincent/Eagle Grove, Iowa location. This position reports to the Site Manager. The pay is $14.00. Responsible for: overall management of the litter in the manure barns including placement, turning & drying, blending, and taking samples to monitor quality and process effectiveness. Handle the blending of materials used for composting of spent hens and mortality. Responsible for rolling stock repair and maintenance. Assist as needed during spring and fall fertilizer seasons with equipment moving and maintenance.

Equipment Operator Responsibilities
  • Responsible for setting flinger in manure barns for proper placement
  • Take monthly samples of manure coming out of houses
  • Take weekly temperatures and samples from manure barns
  • Take daily temperature and weekly samples for composted product
  • Operate scat machine daily in manure & compost barns at defined times to turn, dry and blend product
  • Operate loader as needed in barns to manage inventory, load trucks, and support scat operation
  • Log scat operations and temperatures daily
  • Blend compost ingredients in facility including spent hens
  • Oversee the manure inventory by barn and transfer manure as needed to maintain adequate inventory
  • Perform other functions including: site and equipment maintenance as defined by the supervisor

Equipment Operator Requirements
  • Awareness and knowledge of surroundings in relation to climate, atmosphere and equipment
  • Mechanical and heavy equipment knowledge
  • Drive tractors, front-end loader, pay-loader, skid loader, scat machine & trucks
  • Ability to operate power tools and equipment safely


To submit yourself as a candidate or to inquire about the Equipment Operator position, please contact the Doherty @ 952.562.1033

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