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Farm Worker Laborer

HAMPTON TOBACCO, LLC

PEMBROKE, KY

$13.89 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12704759575
Web address to Apply:
kcc.ky.gov

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
Greenhouse: Workers may seed plant trays. Workers may clean and wash plant trays. Workers may apply water and fertilizers to plants in trays. Workers may clip and mow plants. Workers may load plant trays onto trucks and wagons. Setting Tobacco: DARK & AIR CURE BURLEY TOBACCO Workers may ride setting machine to plant tobacco. Workers may plant by hand. Workers may load plant trays onto equipment for setting. Workers may stack and remove trays from fields. Workers may prepare fields for planting. Workers may reset missing plants by hand.
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:
Workers will begin at an assigned time, 7:00 am and continue until 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. If work is available beyond normal workdays the employer may offer, but not require, the worker the opportunity to work additional hours. Workers are not required to work the Sabbath Day or Federal Holidays. Worker may be required to work in the fields when leaves are wet with dew or rain and should have suitable clothing for conditions including light rain and temperatures ranging from 60 degrees to more than 100 degrees. .Workers will be trained for two days (16 Hours) after which the worker will be expected to cut/spike 25-30 sticks per hour (dark) 100 sticks per hr. (burley), And perform all listed job duties up to effective standards. All job duties apply, except wood/sawdust in barns apply to only dark fire tobacco. Employees may be subject to random drug test, post employment at employers cost. 3 MONTH TOBACCO CROP EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
HAMPTON TOBACCO, LLC
Company Name:
HAMPTON TOBACCO, LLC
Location:
PEMBROKE, KY 42266
Telephone Number:
+12704759575

Worksite

Address:
3200 FULCHER SCHOOL RD, PEMBROKE, KY 42266

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22117-112241
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/2/2022

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