Farm Aide 1, Part-time

Linn-Benton Community College
Oregon, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Jul 1, 2018

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Professional Fields, Vocational & Technical Fields, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Agriculture & Animal Sciences, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Facilities Management & Physical Plant
Employment Type
Part Time


Position Information

Posting Number: 0600694-NC Position Type: Classified Pools Position Title: Farm Aide 1, Part-time Division/Department: Agricultural Sciences Location Job Summary:
This pool has been established to accept applications for possible openings for part-time employment that may arise throughout the year. Provides assistance in caring for animals. Assists with property/grounds maintenance and farm operations. Required Qualifications:
Requires experience handling horses. Must have experience working with farm tools, machinery and equipment, and doing basic facility maintenance.

Requires current first aid and CPR cards, or must obtain within 60 days of employment.

Must be able to work respectfully with individuals of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities. Preferred Qualifications: Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
Requires good hand-eye coordinator and manual dexterity sufficient to operate hand tools, machines and equipment. Considerable physical effort including lifting over 50 pounds (bales, other), and working with large animals. Requires ability to bend, climb, kneel, stoop, crouch, balance, guide, reach, etc. Must have visual acuity to read words and numbers and operate equipment. Requires ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time.

Work is performed outdoors and in outdoor structures (horse barns) in a farm setting with exposure to inclement weather. Some exposure to safety or health hazards (equipment noise, odor, manure, blood and fluids, farm chemicals). Essential Duties:
Monitors health and well-being of horses located on-site.

Performs tasks for feeding horses.

Performs barn chores such as cleaning stalls, turning out horses, moving or loading bedding, etc.

Assists with providing routine property maintenance, such as cleaning, repairing, maintaining and improving barn and other facilities.

Assists with farm operations as needed, i.e., maintaining college fields (plowing and disking, leveling, planting, fertilizing, harvesting and maintaining various field crops, cutting, raking, bailing). Repairs horse stalls and paddock, drags arenas. Repairs and moves fences, etc.

Acts as liaison and handles situations as previously instructed and set forth in Center procedures, rules and protocol for both emergency and non emergency situations. Refers problems to Faculty or Instructional Specialist. Applicant Instructions:
Applications are reviewed for minimum qualifications. In order to be considered, your application must clearly show you meet the minimum qualifications for this position.

U.S. Veterans will need to attach proof of honorable discharge (Form DD-214) to their application to qualify for veteran’s consideration. Proposed Start Date: Full-time or Part-time Part-time Number of hours/week: 16 Posting Date: 07/01/2020 Closing Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Special Notes to Applicants:
As a condition of employment, all new employees are required to be compensated via direct deposit.

LBCC is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. Salary Grade 10 Salary/Rate
$12.75 per hour Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you learn about this position? Please select one.
    • Mid-Valley Sunday Newspaper
    • Lebanon Express Newspaper
    • Oregonian Newspaper
    • Latinos in Higher Education
    • HERC-Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • Chronicle of Higher Education Online
    • State Employment Department
    • LBCC Employment Opportunities Website
    • Eugene Register Guard Newspaper
    • Other Online Website (specify below)
    • Other (specify below)
  2. * If you selected other above, please specify the website or other resource from which you learned of the position.

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  3. * Please describe your work experience relevant to this Posting.

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  4. * Will you be available to work evenings and/or weekends?
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Required Documents
Required Documents Optional Documents
  1. Other
  2. U. S. Veteran Proof of Honorable Discharge DD-214, Copy 4
  3. Resume

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