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Farm Worker

Opossum Ridge Planting Co.

Hollandale, MS

$11.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16628225718
Email address to Apply:
po.lutken60@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
4
Job Duties:
Job requires operating farm equipment (tractors, combine, sprayers) to till soil, plant, cultivate, irrigate, fertilize, & harvest crops. Applicant needs to be skilled in mechanical repair and maintenance and drive semi-trucks to transport products to elevator or storage area. Some manual labor related to irrigation and grain storage, as well as general farm labor is required. Reading, math and computer/GPS skills required. Applicants must have 3 months experience and be able to obtain a driver’s license. Increase or bonus may be possible based on experience and merit.
Job Classification:
45-2092.00 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

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:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
3
Special Requirements:
Basic literacy reading and math skills required. Applicants must have 3 months experience and be able to obtain a drivers license within 30 days of hire.
Number of Hours Per Week:
49
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:20 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Opossum Ridge Planting Co.
Location:
Hollandale, MS 38748
Telephone Number:
+16628225718

Worksite

Address:
134 Currey Rd., Hollandale, MS 38748

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21322-713583
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/29/2021

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