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Farm Labor

Familia Farm Partnership LLC

Rayville, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13186475744

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
7
Job Duties:
Must have min of 3 month experience in rice fields using hand tools, rakes, shovels, hoes, trailers, weed sacks; hand hoeing, grubbing, chopping, pulling weeds, farm/gardening all day, outside/direct sun/extremely hot/humid climate. May be needed to operate tractors and other field machinery/equipment. Prolonged bending/stooping/standing/walking/lifting/moving in standing water/mud/wet crop fields w/prolonged use of hands/arms to pull, carry/lift weed bags through fields, maintain rice crop & harvest quality, thinning, pruning, cultivating, harvesting, product loading, manually tilling soil, applying fertilizers/pesticides/field maintenance-all by hand. Repair fences, farm buildings & other structures; may construct trellises, clean farm use equipment & work in irrigation and grain bin/elevator activities. Daily clean/maintain/care/repair equipment/machinery, buildings & fences, shovel work. Clean/maintain worksite & housing. Working with Ag chemicals-mixing, filling tanks, applying; cleaning of transport vehicles/trailer/tractor; 100+ humid temps. Employer may request but cannot require workers to work on their Sabbath; maintaining of worksite and equipment; also cleaning location and equipment. The nature of farm work may require workers to work after dark and possibly weekends depending on weather conditions. Hours offered may vary based on factors such as weather, crops, or need. (as applicable). Employer may pay workers more depending on how many years of experience they have or other factors such as job performance, skill, punctuality.
Job Classification:
45-2092.00 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

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
Special Requirements:
See ADD C
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Familia Farm Partnership LLC
Location:
Mer Rouge, LA 71261
Telephone Number:
+13186475744

Worksite

Address:
43 Woodsland Rd, Rayville, LA 71269

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22077-990382
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
3/21/2022

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