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Farmworker

BLACK PATCH FARMS, LLC

Cerulean, KY

$13.89 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12703507503
Email address to Apply:
blackpatchfarms16@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
10
Job Duties:
Tobacco duties-to include but not limited to: setting, chopping, topping, oiling, housing, stripping, packaging/ preparing tobacco for sales. Workers will be trained for two days(14 hours) after which the worker will be expected to cut/spike 100 sticks per hour-does not include dropping sticks. Workers will be required to cut & carry wood into barn to fire dark fired tobacco. Wooden slabs covered with sawdust and placed under the tobacco that is hanging in the barn. Slabs are then fired to smoke the tobacco and is repeated until the tobacco becomes the correct color. Workers will remove remaining ashes after tobacco is fired. Worker will be required to lift 80 pounds over head. Row crop- duties include but not limited to: workers may drive and operate machinery to cultivate, harvest & store grain crops such as corn, wheat, soybeans, straw, hay , etc.
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:
Drug testing is not a condition of employment, may be done after hire and will be done at the cost of the employer.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
BLACK PATCH FARMS, LLC
Company Name:
BLACK PATCH FARMS, LLC
Location:
CERULEAN, KY 42215
Telephone Number:
+12703486799

Worksite

Address:
1060 Cerulean Hopkinsville Rd, Cerulean, KY 42215

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22124-134636
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/6/2022

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