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Farmworker

Dewey Domingues Southern Sugar, LLC

Erath, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13372010540
Email address to Apply:
alisondomingues@yahoo.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
9
Job Duties:
Temporary, seasonal workers needed for planting of sugarcane. Job duties include operating mechanical planter; tractor driving; light maintenance of shop; prepare fields; shovel work; maintenance/cleaning of equipment; cut grass. Building and maintaining fences. Random drug screening upon hire (paid for by employer); exposure to extreme temps, extensive walking and frequent stooping; Base hours offered is 40 hours offered; overtime hours are usually offered during plentiful season and may include an additional 10-40 hours of overtime work depending on the nature of the season; a higher wage may be paid based on experience. Daily work schedule includes 1 unpaid lunch hour. Trabajadores temporales y estacionales necesarios para la siembra de caña de azúcar. Las tareas incluyen el funcionamiento de la sembradora mecánica; conducción de tractores; mantenimiento ligero del taller; preparar campos; pala; mantenimiento/limpieza del equipo; cortar hierba. Construcción y mantenimiento de valla. Examen aleatorio de drogas al contratar (pagado por el empleador); exposición a temperaturas extremas, caminatas extensas y paradas frecuentes; El horario base ofrecido es de 40 horas; horas extraordinarias suelen ofrecerse en temporada abundante y pueden incluir entre 10 y 40 horas adicionales de trabajo de horas extras dependiendo de la naturaleza de la temporada; se puede pagar un salario más alto basado en la experiencia. El horario de trabajo diario incluye 1 hora de almuerzo sin pagar.
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:
Random drug screening upon hire (paid for by employer); exposure to extreme temps; extensive walking and frequent stooping; must be able to lift/carry 80 lbs.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Dewey Domingues Southern Sugar, LLC
Location:
Erath, LA 70533
Telephone Number:
+13372010540

Worksite

Address:
11924 LA Highway 339 *All worksites are owned, leased, or controlled by Employer.*, Erath, LA 70533

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22129-151444
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/11/2022

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