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Farmworker

Southern Mississippi Pine Straw, LLC

Purvis, MS

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16017440090
Email address to Apply:
southernmspinestraw@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
24
Job Duties:
Temporary Seasonal Position: Farmworker | SOC Code: 45-2092 All applicants must be able, willing, qualified to perform work described & must be available for entire period. Southern Mississippi Pine Straw, LLC, Purvis, MS, Lamar Possible shift: 7:30AM-3:30PM. 40+ May be possibility of weekend work. Crops: Pine Straw. Duties may include: Rake, clean, bale and load pine straw & other related Farmworker activities as per SOC/OES 45-2092 (onetonline.org). On-the-job training provided. Static strength; exert max muscle force to lift, push, pull, unload, carry objects up to 40lbs; may climb, walk, stand, reach, balance, sit, stoop, bend, squat, wash, clean: equip, grounds, area.40lbs. Tools supplies and equipment provided at no cost to worker. Employer guarantees 3/4 of contract. Work outdoors, exposed to weather, hot or cold; hrs may vary (+/-); possible downtimes and/or extended hrs. Dependable: fulfill obligations. Attn. to detail: complete work tasks. Employer provided housing available to those who cannot reasonably return to their residence within the same day. Cell phone use allowable during designated breaks. Must be 18 due to insurance. Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Worker has 3 days from date of hire to show legal authorization to work in the United States. Cash advances may apply at employer discretion.
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:
No
Special Requirements:
Must be 18 due to insurance. Must show proof of legal authorization to work in the United States. Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Static strength; exert max muscle force to lift, push, pull, unload, carry objects up to 40lbs; may climb, walk, stand, reach, balance, sit, stoop, bend, squat, wash, clean: equip, grounds, area. All applicants must be able, willing, qualified to perform work described and must be available for the entire period specified and work throughout all areas of intended employment.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Southern Mississippi Pine Straw, LLC
Location:
Purvis, MS 39475
Telephone Number:
+16017440090

Worksite

Address:
5181 US HWY 11, Purvis, MS 39475

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22169-295314
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/29/2022

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