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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farm Worker Laborer

LANE T. COPELAND

FULTON, KY

$13.89 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12703822788
Web address to Apply:
kcc.ky.gov

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
Top/Oil Tobacco; Workers may pull suckers from plants. Workers may break tops & bad leaves from plants. Workers may apply oils to tops of plants. Cutting Tobacco: Workers will cut ripe plants off at the ground using tobacco knife and spear stalk over metal spear on to a wooden stick (stick is 48 long, one end is stuck in the ground and metal spear is placed on other end). Workers will drop sticks in standing tobacco, before cutting, by hand or by machine. Workers will transfer loaded sticks from ground to wagon or trailer in an orderly fashion. Industry standard is six (6) plants per stick. (Stick and plants may weigh up to 80 pounds)
Job Classification:
45-2092.02 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

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 SHOULD BE ABLE TO STAND, WALK, BEND & STOOP, ALSO LIFT 60-80 LBS UP TO 4 FT. FOR EXTENDED PERIODS. WORKERS MAY BE SUBJECT TO RANDOM DRUG TESTS AT EMPLOYERS COST, POST EMPLOYMENT WORKERS WILL BE TRAINED FOR 16 HOURS, AT WHICH TIME THEY WILL BE EXPECTED TO PERFORM ALL JOB DUTIES LISTED, IN A EFFECTIVE MANNER.
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:
LANE T. COPELAND
Company Name:
LANE T. COPELAND
Location:
FULTON, KY 42041
Telephone Number:
+12703822788

Worksite

Address:
13376 ST RT 303, FULTON, KY 42041

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22161-268196
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/14/2022

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