Heavy Equipment / Tractor Operators Needed ASAP

Location: Boynton Beach, FL
Palm Meadows Thoroughbred Training Center is currently looking for  Heavy Equipment Operators to join our winning team! 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:  Maintains production and quality by ensuring operation of machinery and mechanical equipment.
  • Operates machinery and mechanical equipment to maintain or a thoroughbred race course.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools.
  • Controls downtime by informing management of routine preventive maintenance.
  • Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.
  • Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Operates small and large equipment such as tractors, large vehicles, forklifts, mowers, and at times, a variety of hand tools and equipment like table saws, etc. to perform a variety of maintenance tasks.                                          
  • Completes all work assignments on time and with accuracy.
  • High school diploma or GED preferred. Technical school certification(s) are highly preferred.
  • Must have experience operating large equipment/  farm  equipment.
  • Requires the skill and ability to perform physically demanding labor on a routine basis.
  • Must be able to routinely lift and/or move up to 150 lbs and push, pull, or drag up to 150 lbs.
  • Must be able to work effectively with peers, staff members, and regulatory agency personnel.
  • Must be tolerant to outside work in extreme weather conditions such as heat and humidity, which may often contain dust and debris.
  • Must be able to drive tractors and other heavy equipment as needed.
  • Written and oral communication skills required.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Please submit your resume for consideration.

Gulfstream Park is an EOE and a drug-free workplace
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