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Farm Worker

Silent Shade Planting Company

Belzoni, MS

$11.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16622471214
Email address to Apply:
elizabeth@silent-shade.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
12
Job Duties:
Job requires driving tractors and operating farm equipment to plant, irrigate, fertilize & harvest crops. Job also requires performing mechanical repair and maintenance on farm equipment and operating farm vehicles and equipment on public roads. 3 months experience and basic literacy and math skills are required. Applicants must have or be able to obtain driver’s license within 30 days after hire. Increase or bonus may be possible depending 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:
Drive tractors and operate farm equipment to plant, irrigate, fertilizer & harvest crops. Perform mechanical repair and maintenance. 3 months experience, basic literacy reading and math skills required. Operate farm vehicles on public roads. Must have or be able to obtain drivers license within 30 days after hire.
Number of Hours Per Week:
55
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:10 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Silent Shade Planting Company
Location:
Belzoni, MS 39038
Telephone Number:
+16622471214

Worksite

Address:
422 Old Silver City Rd, Belzoni, MS 39038

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21322-714452
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/29/2021

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