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Farm Labor

KEN AND ELIZABETH FAIRCHILD

OAK GROVE, LA

$11.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13182827411
Email address to Apply:
FAIRCHILDFARMS2021@GMAIL.COM

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
4
Job Duties:
Workers will need knowledge and experience with the following, 12 Row equipment, 10-350 HP tractor, self-propelled sprayers and harvesters. Knowledge and or ability to learn latest technology, including swath control, irrigation management (center pivots, furrow, using pipe planner) gps guidance systems, be proficient with web based farm management software, general farm labor such as shovel work, cleaning shop, cleaning farm equipment and vehicles which will be required when weather prevents field work. Workers must be physically able to perform all duties describe including but no limited to sitting, walking and lifting 75 lbs. Maintain worksite, equipment, buildings and fences. Mowing or clipping of grass at headquarters and turn rows. Grain bins: Loading, shipping and maintenance of grain bins. March – October: Insecticides applied by a tractor or industrial spray applicator. HEAVY EQUIPMENT SUCH AS EXCAVATOR, DOZER, BACK HOE, DIRT WORK FOR IRRIGATION IMPROVEMENTS ON CROPLAND All workers must have a valid driver’s license either from the United States or an international driver license or be able to obtain one within 30 days. Corn – Planting – Irrigation – Harvesting Planting – March through April Irrigation – June July Harvest – August September Soybeans – Planting – Irrigation – Harvesting Planting – April through May Irrigation – June July August Harvest – September October Cotton – Planting – Irrigation – Harvesting Planting – April through May Irrigation – June July August September Harvest – October November Wheat – Harvesting Harvest – May RICE – PLANTING APRIL – JUNE RICE – HARVESTING SEPTEMBER - NOVEMBER
Job Classification:
45-2092.02 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

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:
36
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
KEN AND ELIZABETH FAIRCHILD
Location:
OAK GROVE, LA 71263
Telephone Number:
+13182827411

Worksite

Address:
4325 HWY 582, OAK GROVE, LA 71263

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21327-720757
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/2/2021

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