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Farmworker

4M Farms, Inc.

Natchitoches, LA

$11.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13185811880
Email address to Apply:
royfpm@bellsouth.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
Job duties include crawfishing in boats; catching crawfish; performing crawfishing duties in fields; manually cutting up fish bait; baiting and checking traps; grading and washing crawfish for shipment; making repairs to traps as needed; lawn maintenance; tractor, equipment and truck driving; field preparation; water maintenance; fertilize, plant and harvest crops in the fall; manual shovel work; hoe weeds; spot spray; repair and maintain bins, equipment, farm and fences; maintain field levees, roads and shop; load and unload trucks; job involves frequent stooping and exposure to extreme temperatures; must be able to lift/carry 70 lbs.; random drug screening upon hire (paid for by Employer); minimum three months experience in similar occupation; driver's license required. Base hours offered is 35 hours offered; overtime hours are usually offered during plentiful season and may include an additional 10-40 hours of overtime work depending on the nature of the season; higher wage may be paid based on experience. Las tareas incluyen la pesca de arrastre en embarcaciones; captura de langosta; la realización de faenas de pesca por arrastre en los campos; cortar manualmente el cebo de pescado; trampas de cebo y control; clasificación y lavado de langosta para su envío; la reparación de las trampas según sea necesario; mantenimiento del césped; tractores, equipos y conducción de camiones; preparación sobre el terreno; mantenimiento del agua; fertilizar, plantar y cosechar los cultivos en otoño; trabajo manual de palas; malezas de azada; pulverización puntual; reparar y mantener papeleras, equipos, fincas y cercas; mantener diques de campo, carreteras y taller; camiones de carga y descarga; el trabajo consiste en rebajarse con frecuencia y exponerse a temperaturas extremas; debe ser capaz de levantar/transportar 70 libras; detección aleatoria de drogas al contratar (pagada por el empleador); experiencia mínima de tres meses en ocupación similar; se requiere licencia de conducir. El horario base ofrecido es de 35 horas; las horas extraordinarias se suelen ofrecer durante una temporada abundante y pueden incluir entre 10 y 40 horas adicionales de trabajo en horas extraordinarias dependiendo de la naturaleza de la temporada; el salario más alto puede pagarse en base a la experiencia.
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):
7:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
4M Farms, Inc.
Location:
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Telephone Number:
+13185811880

Worksite

Address:
1045 Hwy 485 *All worksites are owned, controlled, or leased by Employer.*, Natchitoches, LA 71457

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21323-716162
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/23/2021

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