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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

General Farmworker

Mamou Crawfish Farms LLC

Mamou, LA

$11.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13377897728
Email address to Apply:
perronfarms2@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
10
Job Duties:
General farmhands for Crawfish, Rice, & Livestock: includes repair and help maintain farm equip., shop, fences, fields, levees, water maintenance, feeding/medicating cattle/horses & working outside in inclement weather conditions. Crawfishing involves manually cutting up bait, operate crawfish boats; bait traps; traps removed from the pond, re-baited and put back into pond; crawfish are weighed, tagged, washed, graded, loaded into trucks, deliver to local markets, unload truck, frequent stooping and lifting requirement of 60lbs., repetitive movements. Rice includes: driving farm equipment, tractor & rice truck to rice bins, assist with loading/unloading rice trucks; assist in rice drying operation including: upkeep, sweeping, shoveling rice, spreading rice in bins, cleaning up rice spills, leveling bins; must be in good physical condition; 3 mos. experience on operating controls of rice driers. All tools, equipment & supplies provided at no cost to workers. Housing provided on the premises at no cost. Employees may make above hourly wage and/or receive bonuses based on work performance and experience. Transportation and subsistence expenses will be paid by the employer upon 50% completion of the work contract. 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:
Mamou Crawfish Farms LLC
Location:
Mamou, LA 70554
Telephone Number:
+13377897728

Worksite

Address:
216 South St., Mamou, LA 70554

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21323-715857
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/29/2021

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