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Elton, LA

$11.88 per hour


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Job Description

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Temporary, seasonal workers needed for crawfish season. Duties include crawfishing in boats, catching crawfish, performing crawfishing duties in fields, manually cutting up of bait, placing and checking traps; run and fuel boats; pull levees up; prepare fields; drive tractor; maintain equipment; repair traps; must be able to lift 50lbs; random drug testing upon hire (paid for by employer); driver's license required; all tools furnished; job involves frequent stooping, lifting, standing for extended periods of time, exposure to extreme temps; must have three months experience in similar position. Base hours offered is 40 hours offered; overtime hours are usually offered during plentiful season and may include an additional 10-40 hours of overtime work depending on the nature of the season; higher wage may be paid based on experience. Daily work schedule includes 1 unpaid lunch hour. Se necesitan trabajadores temporales y estacionales para la granja de cangrejos. Las tareas incluyen la pesca de cangrejos en botes, la captura de cangrejos, la realizacin de tareas de pesca de cangrejos en los campos, el corte manual de cebo de pescado, los deberes del trabajo incluyen colocar y verificar trampas; correr y alimentar barcos; tirar de los diques hacia arriba; preparar campos; conducir el tractor; mantener el equipo; reparar trampas; debe poder dejar 50 libras; pruebas aleatorias de drogas por contrato (pagadas por el empleador); licencia de conducir requerida; todas las herramientas estn amuebladas; el trabajo consiste en agacharse, levantarse, pararse de pie por largos periodos de tiempo, exposicin a temperaturas extremas; debe tener tres meses de experiencia en una posicion similar. Las horas base ofrecidas son 40 horas ofrecidas; las horas extraordinarias generalmente se ofrecen durante la temporada abundante y pueden incluir entre 10 y 40 horas adicionales de trabajo, segn la naturaleza de la temporada; Se puede pagar un salario ms alto segn la experiencia. El horario de trabajo diario incluye 1 hora de almuerzo no remunerada.
Job Classification:
45-2093.00 - Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

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7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

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Company Name:
Herbert Doucet
Elton, LA 70532
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28043 Elton Drive *Worksite is owned, leased, or controlled by employer*, Elton, LA 70532

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