Equipment Operator - John Deere Tractor

Silver Creek Materials White Settlement , TX 76108

Posted 4 weeks ago

Who we are:

Silver Creek Materials is an industry leading mining, composting and recycling operation in Fort Worth, Texas. We are made up of a group of individuals who put both their hands and their hearts into the work they do, working for both the customer and the satisfaction of excellence. Silver Creek is currently in a growth stage and is looking to add talented and dynamic employees!

Who we serve:

Silver Creek Materials is capable of handling any job, large or small. Some of our customers include heavy highways contractors, general contractors, landscape architects, landscapers, home owners and beverage distributors.

Position Overview:
Silver Creek Materials is looking for an operator responsible for safe and efficient operation of equipment to produce compost within our composting operation. Must be able to conduct pre-shift equipment check and perform light service/maintenance work. May need to assist in machine maintenance and repair activities. Perform other miscellaneous plowing, mowing, and maintenance as required on property. Reports to the Compost Manager of Silver Creek Materials.


Hourly Rate: $14-16/hr

Work Hours: Mon

  • Sat (7:00am

  • 5:00pm M-F & 7am

  • 1pm Sat)

Benefits: Voluntary Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance as well as paid vacations, company holidays and sick leave!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the Compost Manager, operates equipment safely and effectively.

  • Must be proficient in the operation of the John Deere farm tractor or similar equipment. Additional equipment experience is a plus.

  • Proficient in use of implements such as brush hog shredder, disc plow, chisel plow.

  • Assist with facility maintenance when needed

  • Understand and obey general safety practices of heavy equipment operation

  • Effective communication for both operational efficiency and safety coordination with other operators and ground personnel.

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Conducts pre-shift equipment check on each machine prior to use for each shift of operation.

  • Complete labor time sheets and equipment usage logs.

  • Fueling, greasing, and general maintenance on the tractor.


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Experience operating equipment

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Must have the ability to speak fluent English

  • Valid Driver's License

  • Authorization to background check

  • Compliance with our zero tolerance drug policy

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