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Sugarcane Planter/tractor Driver

LOWRY FARMS INC

NEW ROADS, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18704632492
Email address to Apply:
lowryfrms2@yahoo.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
131
Job Duties:
WORKERS ARE REQUIRED TO HAND PLANT OR MACHINE PLANT SUGARCANE BY EITHER PULLING CANE FROM A WAGON TO PLANT IN ROWS OR WALK BEHIND CANE PLANTERS AND STRAIGHTEN SUGARCANE IN ROWS, SOME TRACTOR DRIVING, FIELD SANITATION DUTIES, MINOR REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE AND CLEANING OF FARM VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT, SHOVEL WORK, CLEANING SHOP AREAS, MOWING SHOP YARD, KEEPING HOUSE AND YARD CLEAN AND ORDERLY AND FREE OF DEBRIS, AS WELL AD ANY OTHER GENERAL FARM LABOR THAT MAY ARISE IN WORKING IN AND AROUND A SUGARCANE FARM. DRUG TESTS MAY BE PERFORMED POST-HIRE AT NO COST TO THE WORKERS TO ENSURE WORKER SAFETY AND KEEP IN COMPLIANCE WITH WORKERS COMPENSATION GUIDELINES. WORKERS MUST BE PHYSICALLY ABLE TO PERFORM ALL DUTIES THAT ARE REQUIRED. ALL POSTED FARM AND SAFETY RULES MUST BE FOLLOWED.
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:
36
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
6:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
LOWRY FARMS INC
Location:
HERMITAGE, AR 71647
Telephone Number:
+18709520797

Worksite

Address:
10246 POINT COUPE RD, NEW ROADS, LA 70760

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22126-144113
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/8/2022

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