Title Code: 7190
Occ. Group: 421.376
Expectations for All Employees
East Tennessee State University pursues its mission based upon core values. An employee's job performance must support and exhibit the university's core values:
PEOPLE come first, are treated with dignity and respect, and are encouraged to achieve their
RELATIONSHIPS are built on honesty, integrity and trust;
DIVERSITY of people and thought is respected;
EXCELLENCE is achieved through teamwork, leadership, creativity, and a strong work ethic;
EFFICIENCY is achieved through wise use of human and financial resources; and COMMITMENT to intellectual achievement is embraced.
Employees in this class are under close supervision. Work performed in using standard farm tools and equipment in manual farm work and performing related work as required.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities
Operates farm tractors and related equipment
Planting, cultivating, and harvesting crops.
Cleaning farm buildings and equipment.
Assists in repair of farm equipment and buildings.
Feeds farm livestock.
Performs other work as assigned.
Required Knowledge and Abilities
Knowledge of basic farming methods and techniques.
Knowledge of the proper use and care of farm tools and farming equipment.
Ability to perform manual labor for extended periods of time.
Ability to operate farm tools and equipment.
Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with other employees.
Applicants possessing these qualifications have a good probability for success in this class. However, applicants not possessing these qualifications should apply if they believe their training and experience will enable them to perform the work successfully. Completion of the eighth grade. Experience in farm work involving use of standard farm tools and equipment.
Date Skill Eval
10/1/80 4 432023113
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position.