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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

General Farmworker

Big Horn Rice Farm Partnership

Deville, LA

$11.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13182534615
Email address to Apply:
donsfeedmill@outlook.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
General farmhands for Rice & Crawfish, work includes: Help repair and maintain farm equipment, shop, fields, levees, and farm roads; field prep, moderate amount of shovel labor required & use of brush knife, water maintenance, harvesting of rice crop, driving tractor, assist with shipment of rice & sweeping grain bins; pull red rice by hand; must be able to lift & carry 80 lbs. sacks;. 3 mos. experience in identififying & pulling red rice. Crawfishing involves manually cutting up of fish bait, baiting of traps; operate motorized boat and walking & pushing a Crawfish boat in 18 of water for at least 6 hours per day; may include extensive pushing & pulling, frequent stooping and lifting traps from pond, lifting requirement of 80 lbs., repetitive movements, must be in good physical condition and working outside in inclement weather conditions and also in extreme heat. Housing provided on the premises at no cost. Tools, equipment & supplies provided at no cost. Transportation & subsistence expenses to the worksite will be paid by the employer upon 50% completion of the work contract. Employees may make above hourly wage and or receive bonuses based on work performance and experience. Must have legal authority to work within the United States.
Job Classification:
45-2093.00 - Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

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
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Big Horn Rice Farm Partnership
Location:
Marksville, LA 71351
Telephone Number:
+13182534615

Worksite

Address:
349 Effie Hwy, Deville, LA 71328

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21322-713760
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/23/2021

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