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Meat, Poultry. & Fish Cutters & Trimmers

Misty Knoll Farm

New Haven, VT

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18024534748
Email address to Apply:
mistyknollfarm@gmavt.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
12
Job Duties:
All applicants must be able, willing and qualified to perform the work described in this job description and must be available for the entire period of employment specified in box 3 & 4, page 1 Misty Knoll Farm is an open range operation calling for a temporary need for workers during the growing and slaughtering season of May through February. The occupation is not year round because the employer's need is temporary. Workers will assist in feeding, cleaning and raising the poultry for slaughter. The whole operation is located on the farm and the amount of poultry processed is 100% raised by Misty Knoll Farm. Workers will perform all facets of poultry cleaning, slaughtering and dressing of fowl in preparation for market. Workers will clean to USDA specifications any and all rooms, equipment to include blood pans, rendering barrels, floor, toilet and walls. Workers must be able to lift and carry boxes weighing up to 80 pounds. Workers will catch and move fowl to area for processing, hang live poultry in shackles, and perform bleed out operations. Additionally, workers will perform knife cuts, remove, separate & prepare viscera, apply labels and record weights, as well as feed the poultry and clean the barns. Must be available to work Saturdays. Beginning and ending times may vary depending on crop conditions. Workers will be given 1 hour for lunch and a 15 minute break in the morning and afternoon. Workers must be able to take direction in simple English.
Job Classification:
51-3022.00 - Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

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:
1
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Misty Knoll Farm
Company Name:
John Palmer
Location:
New Haven, VT 05472
Telephone Number:
+18024534748

Worksite

Address:
1685 Main Street, New Haven, VT 05472

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22220-401971
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
8/26/2022

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