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Farmworkers/laborers

Blackridge Farms, Inc

Hyrum, UT

$15.58 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+14357705402
Email address to Apply:
Codymathews67@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
30
Job Duties:
This job requires mostly harvesting, handling and caring for mink. Employees will at times assist in barley and alfalfa fields, and preform general farm labor. Specific Job Requirements: Harvest: Employees will spend the majority performing harvest duties. Duties will include; supplying food and water, removal of waste material, handling and caring, monitoring, vaccinating, separating, recordkeeping, assisting with production in; live grading, euthanizing, skinning (removal of the hide from the carcass), fleshing (the removal of the fat from the hide), stretching of the hides and drying of the hides, removing from boards, sorting, packing, and shipping. In addition to cleaning out shed, at times employees may need to build and repair sheds, nest boxes, and cages. Irrigation: The worker may need to change water lines to irrigate designated areas. The worker may need to walk for long periods at a time and bend frequently. The worker will need to ensure the lines are working properly and may be required to repair water lines. This includes installing, monitoring and maintaining the irrigation system for a specified areas.
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:
6
Special Requirements:
4e) Must be able to lift and/or load 60lbs. 4g) Work may take place when temperatures are below freezing and above 100 degrees Fahrenheit. 4h) May require extensive pulling and/or pushing of tools, wheel barrows, containers, etc. 4i) May require worker to sit and/or walk for extensive periods of time while sorting, examining mink, weeding, transporting,, etc. 4j) Workers will be required to stoop and/or bend over while performing farm labor such as, irrigating, handing mink, removing debris, etc. 4k) There will be repetitive movements while performing most of the farm labor duties, for example sorting, shoveling, etc. * See Job Qualifications and Requirements
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Blackridge Farms, Inc
Location:
Hyrum, UT 84319
Telephone Number:
+14357701792

Worksite

Address:
181 East 6400 South, Hyrum, UT 84319

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22217-400796
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
8/16/2022

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