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Farm Equipment Operator/fish Farm Laborer

STEPHEN AND CYNTHIA HEARD FARMS

FRANCITAS, TX

$13.03 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19794296883
Email address to Apply:
sheardfarms@yahoo.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
WORKERS ARE REQUIRED TO OPERATE FARM EQUIPMENT TO CORN, WHEAT AND MILO FIELDS FOR PLANTING, OPERATE TRACTORS DURING CULTIVATING, PLANTING AND HARVEST SEASONS. WORKERS WILL ALSO BE REQUIRED TO CHECK AND CHART OXYGEN LEVELS ON A FISH FARM, BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ACTIVATING EMERGENCY TRACTORS AND PADDLEWHEELS TO MAINTAIN SUFFICIENT OXYGEN LEVELS, HELP MAINTAIN THE INTEGRITY OF THE PONDS BY ENSURING BIRDS ARE KEPT AWAY, MUST BE ABLE TO READ AND WRITE ENGLISH AND HAVE A BASIC WORKING KNOWLEDGE OF ELECTRICITY, BE SELF MOTIVATED AND MUST NOT BE AFRAID OF SNAKES, ALLIGATORS, ETC. GENERAL FARM LABOR SUCH AS SHOVEL WORK, FIELD SANITATION DUTIES, MINOR REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE TO FARM VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT, IRRIGATION DUTIES, ETC. DRUG TESTS MAY BE PERFORMED POST-HIRE AT NOT COST TO THE WORKERS TO ENSURE WORKER SAFETY AND KEEP IN COMPLIANCE WITH WORKERS COMPENSATION GUIDELINES. ALL POSTED WORK AND SAFETY RULES MUST BE FOLLOWED. WORKERS MUST BE PHYSICALLY ABLE TO PERFORM ALL DUTIES DESCRIBED.
Job Classification:
45-2091.00 - Agricultural Equipment Operators

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:
55
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
6:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
STEPHEN AND CYNTHIA HEARD FARMS
Location:
FRANCITAS, TX 77961
Telephone Number:
+19794296883

Worksite

Address:
22432 FM 616 FIXED-SITE FARM OWNED AND OPERATED BY FARMER, FRANCITAS, TX 77961

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21324-717970
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/15/2021

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