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Sugar Cane Field Workers

Alma Plantation, LLC

Lakeland, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12256276666
Email address to Apply:
achatman@almaplt.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
Sugar Cane Field workers - 5 temporary positions; approximately 6 months; job to begin 07/01/22 through 01/15/23; Duties: to operate tractors in the fields during the preparation of the sugar cane fields for planting. To assist with the maintenance and the harvesting of the sugar cane crop. $12.45 per hour. 40 hrs a week. M-F; 7AM-4PM base schedule but as with all agricultural work it is influenced by weather. OT may vary but not guaranteed; three (3) months experience in job offered required. All work tools, supplies, and equipment will be provided at no charge. Housing and transportation provided to workers who cannot reasonably return to their permanent residence at the end of the work day; transportation and subsistence expenses to the work site will be provided by the employer upon completion of 50% of the work contract, or earlier, if appropriate; employer guarantees to offer three-fourths (3/4) of the total work hours listed in the contract. Alma Plantation, LLC will provide employment to any qualified, eligible U.S. workers who applies to the employer until 50 percent of the period of the work contract has elapsed which is October 8, 2022. Employment offered by Alma Plantation, L.L.C. located in Lakeland, LA. Qualified applicants may call employer for interview at (225) 627-6666 (8AM-5PM) or email achatman@almaplt.com. Also, applicants may apply for this position at their nearest business & career solution center office located at Iberville Career Solutions Center, 23425 Railroad Avenue, Plaquemine, LA 70764 (Ms. Lana Dalbor, Tel: 225-687- 0969; Email: FLC@LWC.LA.GOV)
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
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Alma Plantation, LLC
Location:
Lakeland, LA 70752
Telephone Number:
+12256276666

Worksite

Address:
4612 Alma Road, Lakeland, LA 70752

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22108-076899
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
4/21/2022

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