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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farm Worker Laborer

MAURICE HEARD

ROCKFIELD, KY

$12.96 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12707847055
Email address to Apply:
h2aapp20@gmail.com
Web address to Apply:
kcc.ky.gov

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
12
Job Duties:
Diversified crops: corn, beans, wheat, canola Workers may fill planters with seed from 50lb. Bags. Workers may operate equipment to prepare fields. Workers may spray crops for weeds and grass. Workers may apply water and fertilizers. Workers may restock trucks and equipment with seed bags. Workers may use equipment to prepare fields for planting. Workers may load and unload harvested crops for shipping and storage Hay & Straw: Workers may cut and bale hay, straw with equipment. Workers may load and unload bales onto trucks or wagons. Workers may load bales in barns for storage. Workers may load trucks for shipping. Workers may prepare fields for next crop. Other Related Duties: Workers may chop weeds from between plants with a hoe. Alternative Work: This could include workers preparing barns, preparing land for planting, draining fields, maintenance of tools and equipment, and other work that is directly related to crop and activities for which the worker was hired. Such work will be offered when climate or crop conditions preclude working in the primary activities stated above. Alternative work may only be required if the first week wage guarantee listed in 20 CFR 653.501 is invoked.
Job Classification:
45-2092.02 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
No
Special Requirements:
WORKERS SHOULD BE ABLE TO STAND, WALK, BEND & STOOP, ALSO LIFT 60-80 LBS UP TO 4 FT. FOR EXTENDED PERIODS. WORKERS MAY BE SUBJECT TO RANDOM DRUG TESTS AT EMPLOYERS COST, POST EMPLOYMENT WORKERS WILL BE TRAINED FOR 16 HOURS, AT WHICH TIME THEY WILL BE EXPECTED TO PERFORM ALL JOB DUTIES LISTED, IN A PRODUCTIVE TIME MANNER. 3 MONTHS ROW CROP EXPERINCE REQUIRED
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
MAURICE HEARD
Company Name:
MAURICE HEARD
Location:
ROCKFIELD, KY 42274
Telephone Number:
+12707847055

Worksite

Address:
3767 GALLOWAY MILL RD & 2340 GALLOWAY MILL RD., ROCKFIELD, KY 42274

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21315-699412
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/23/2021

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