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Laborer, Crop (storage)

Black Gold Farms

Delhi, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13188785806
Email address to Apply:
employment@blackgoldfarms.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
6
Job Duties:
Labor needed to support sweet potato storage season. Duties includes: 1. Monitor sweet potato inventory for quality concerns and address concerns with site manager 2. Monitor sweet potato inventory and forecast use per BGF customer needs 3. Reduce sweet potato shrink in storage through storage best management practices 4. Handle sweet potatoes in storage in a manner that reduces damage and multiple moves. 5. Communicate sweet potato inventory to farm manager and packaging supervisor. 6. Ensure site resource needs are applied efficiently and unneeded expenses are eliminated. 7. Communicate with the field crew to prepare storage for the sweet potatoes being harvested and move into storage. 8. Repair, clean, and maintain storage bins, as well as direct others performing these duties. 9. Follow food safety guidelines. 10. Move sweet potatoes from storage to be packaged. 11. Prepare reports and share information regarding storage sweet potatoes. 12. Repair, maintain and operate equipment as well as other farm and agriculture duties. 13. Follow all safety rules and regulations while performing work assignments and adhere to all policies and procedures as specified in company manuals and as directed in the employee handbook. All tools will be provided at no cost.
Job Classification:
13-1081.02 - Logistics Analysts

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:
Knowledge of Microsoft Excel Experience must include: operating and maintain fork lifts, bobcats, and small tractors; monitoring crop quality; projecting crop inventory
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Black Gold Farms
Location:
Grand Forks, ND 58201
Telephone Number:
+17014022830

Worksite

Address:
2305 Highway 17, Delhi, LA 71232

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22271-499162
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
10/7/2022

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