Vandemark Sod Farm is a year-round family turfgrass operation serving central and eastern NC. We are growth-oriented and customer focused. Our mission has always been to be a premier provider of turf and sod products to the landscape industry, athletic fields and commercial developments. We grow, harvest and deliver six types of turf. Our days are fast paced, exciting and offer plenty of challenges and experiences. Growing grass can not only be rewarding, it can also be fun and satisfying.

As we continue our search for quality employees, we have learned to select individuals who enjoy the outdoors, take pride in their efforts, and value advancing their own careers and experience. To apply for this position, click on the position below followed by the green Apply Now button. If possible, limit on farm visits and phone calls from 1-3PM Monday through Thursday. Using this process eliminates the need to apply through indeed.

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As a local Class A CDL Truck Driver, you will be responsible for daily transport and delivery of sod products throughout central and eastern NC. Working with the owners and sales office, your efforts should be focused on making deliveries to our customers’ locations on time. A typical delivery involves removal of load netting and strapping, forklift operation, sod pallet placement, and interaction with clients. The fast paced environment, dealing directly with clients, and the ability to see first-hand new area developments and landscaping activities, will keep this driver position interesting and rewarding. We do our best to offer top pay and benefits, and a great place to work.

Description and responsibilities:

  • Valid CDL Class-A License Required, with clean driving record
  • Flatbed experience
  • Year round operation, delivering sod to our local eastern NC customers daily
  • Routes sometime involve tight congested urban areas
  • Safely operate piggyback forklift placing sod at jobsites
  • Possess good communication skills for dealing with customers & office instructions
  • Keep truck presentable at all times
  • Be responsible for daily upkeep and records on equipment
  • Responsible for securing loads
  • Ability to lift and carry 60 lbs.
  • Assist with other jobs on the farm, as needed

Benefits Include:

  • Dependable Wages or Salary ($40,000-45,000)
  • Reliable Equipment to operate
  • Appreciative Clients to meet and service
  • No use of ELD
  • Opportunity for load bonuses
  • No seasonal layoff, we are a year-round operation
  • You will be home with your family every night
  • 1 week paid time off after 1 year of employment
  • 5 paid holidays per year after 90 days of employment
  • Sign on bonus after 90 days
  • Paid training and education towards certifications that align with job title and responsibilities
  • Company shirts provided at no cost
  • Supplemental Insurance at Reduced Cost
  • Weather Pay

We look forward to you joining the Vandemark Family!

As an equipment operator at Vandemark Sod Farms, you will be responsible for daily operation of various types of farm equipment, harvesters, vehicles, tractors, and all-terrain forklifts. In addition, you will perform routine and weekly maintenance of harvest and farm equipment. You will work directly with owners to harvest sod products and load trucks for delivery. The job is rewarding, fast paced and dynamic. Our sale of sod products depend on your good service, quality of product and reliability. Vandemark Farms is a year round operation that provides top pay, benefits, and great place to work.

Job Description and Responsibilities:

  • Operating various harvesters in the most efficient manner
  • Operating tractors to move pallets of sod
  • Use all-terrain forklifts to load company trucks and service customers
  • Perform daily and weekly maintenance of harvesting equipment
  • Assist with other jobs on the farm as needed
  • Must be able to follow instructions
  • Ability to learn agricultural equipment technology (ie. Monitors, auto steer)
  • Ability to lift and carry 60 lbs.
  • Past experience with Heavy Equipment preferred

Benefits Include:

  • Dependable wages
  • Reliable equipment to operate
  • No seasonal layoff, we are a year round operation
  • You will be home with your family every day
  • 1 week paid time off after 1 year of employment
  • 5 paid holidays per year after 90 days of employment
  • Supplemental Insurance at Reduced Cost
  • Weather Pay

We look forward to you joining the Vandemark Family.