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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

General Farmworker

Paul Schexnayder Farms

New Roads, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12256389997
Web address to Apply:
www.laworks.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
28
Job Duties:
General worker corn, farm animals, grain, hay, milo, pasture, rice bran, soybeans, sugarcane farm. Work includes tractor driving, field prep, water maint, fertilize, prepare, cultivate, plant, harvest of crops. Field prep includes operating farm equipment, manual shovel work, cleaning drains with shovel and hoeing of weeds, spot spray and gen farm labor. Help repair/maintain animals, barns, bins, bldgs, corrals, ditches, equip, farm, fences, field, grounds, levees, pastures, ponds, properties, road, shed, shop and troughs. Haul/feed/hay, clean stalls. Bag rice bran and corn. Load/unload trucks. Worker must be able to lift/carry 50 lbs. M-F, some Sat/Sun, OT varies. Employees may be compensated above the stated hourly wage, this decision to pay above the prevailing hrly wage will be made by the employer, basing this decision on factors that include performance and work history. Allergies to ragweed, goldenrod, insect spray and related chemicals and pesticides, etc. may affect workers ability to perform the job. Employer may require post hire, random, upon suspicion or post accident drug testing, all at no cost to employee. Testing positive or failure to comply may result in immediate termination. Job includes stooping, lifting and working outside in inclement weather. Must have 3 mo exp in similar position.
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:
Please see attached continued for B.6.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Paul Schexnayder Farms
Location:
New Roads, LA 70760
Telephone Number:
+12256389997

Worksite

Address:
10782 Pointe Coupee Road, New Roads, LA 70760

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22154-241642
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/9/2022

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