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Heavy and Tractor-trailer Truck Driver

Teche Vermilion Sugar Cane Growers' Association, Inc.

Jeanerette, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13372781217
Email address to Apply:
karlsugar@aol.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
225
Job Duties:
Job duties include operating trucks and equipment to transport sugarcane from various worksites, in connection with the harvesting of a perishable the crop, from the fields to the mill operating tractor-trailer combination; deliver sugarcane to designated locations (without leaving tractor-trailer combination); DOT Approved CDL required; 3 months previous experience of driving tractor-trailer combination. Job involves extensive sitting, exposure to extreme temperatures, and repetitive movements; travel may be required to and from field locations; transportation is provided; drug screening may be required upon hire and randomly (paid for by employer). Bonus may be paid at the end of contract at the discretion of the employer. Base hours offered is 49 hours; additional hours are usually offered during a plentiful season and may include 10-40 additional hours of work depending on the nature of the season. Las tareas incluyen la explotación de camiones y equipos para transportar caña de azúcar desde diversos lugares de trabajo, en relación con la cosecha de un producto perecedero, desde los campos hasta la combinación de tractor-remolque de funcionamiento del molino; entregar caña de azúcar a lugares designados (sin dejar la combinación tractor-remolque); Se requiere CDL aprobada por DOT; 3 meses de experiencia previa de manejo combinación tractor-remolque. El trabajo involucra sentarse extensamente, exposición a temperaturas extremas y movimientos repetitivos; puede ser necesario viajar hacia y desde los lugares de destino sobre el terreno; se proporciona transporte; el examen de detección de drogas puede ser requerido al contratar y al azar (pagado por el empleador). La prima se puede pagar al final del contrato a discreción del empleador. El horario base ofrecido es de 49 horas; se suelen ofrecer horas adicionales durante una temporada abundante y pueden incluir de 10 a 40 horas adicionales de trabajo dependiendo de la naturaleza de la temporada.
Job Classification:
53-3032.00 - Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

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:
49
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Teche Vermilion Sugar Cane Growers' Association, Inc.
Location:
Jeanerette, LA 70544
Telephone Number:
+13375193295

Worksite

Address:
3512 J. Patout Burns Road, Jeanerette, LA 70544

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22167-285635
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/23/2022

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