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Farm Worker/laborer

Professional Swine Employment, LLC

Table Grove, IL

$16.00 per hour


Recruitment Information

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Job Description

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Workers will provide day-to-day troubleshooting and repairs to the managed farms. Workers will be part of the preventative maintenance team. On farms, work will involve building maintenance, equipment repair, welding, electrical, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, electric motor replacement and other equipment repair under the supervision of a Maintenance Technician. The duties and responsibilities include: conduct maintenance walk through at farms for preventative maintenance program; prioritize maintenance projects to ensure those with highest safety issues are serviced first; perform maintenance on PSM Farms as assigned; complete repairs involving electrical, plumbing, piping, welding and building maintenance, understand limitations regarding electrical work and when an outside contractor should handle work involving arc flash issues; identify and note other necessary repairs at farms and report them to the Maintenance Manager; troubleshoot and resolve maintenance issues; repair to the extent possible tractors, pressure washers and other equipment at the farms; follow company bio security protocol and ensure outside contractors do the same; not only works in a safe manner but insures employees and contractors do as well; performs other duties as assigned.
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

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Minimum of 3 months experience using hand and/or power tools. Ability to stand, bend, climb ladders, lift up to 50 lbs. for extended periods of time and tolerate strong odors and work independently or in team setting depending on work assignment(s). Be efficient in time management and stay on task until daily assignment(s) are complete. Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices. Knowledge in welding, plumbing, and electrical skills. Communicate effectively with farm managers, farm employees, and maintenance management staff. Ability to establish and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships. Ability to travel as needed on a daily basis. Troubleshooting and problem-solving skills. Must be willing to accept after hours trouble calls and respond as needed. Ability to work independently. Strong planning and organizational skills.
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Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Professional Swine Employment, LLC
Carthage, IL 62321
Telephone Number:


12423 North Locust Lane, Table Grove, IL 61482

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