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Wool Grader

Fairchild Shearing LLC

Buhl, ID

$14.68 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12085435531
Email address to Apply:
sheepshearing@msn.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
3
Job Duties:
Workers will examine and sort fleece according to quality. Will estimate weight of fleece after processing. Separate locks of fleece and examine fibers for length, elasticity and color to determine quality. Examine fleece to determine presence of dirt, manure, straw, stains and moisture. Place fleece in container and mark wool grade on containers according to government standard and quality. Will also set up grading tables and fleece containers prior to shearing and pack up grading tables and fleece containers upon completion of shearing so everything is ready to move to the next job site. Fleeces must be continually moving away from shearers so the can be kept separate, as they must be graded and examined individually. It is important that the wool graders and the sheep shearers work in cooperation with each other for the proper handling of the wool.
Job Classification:
45-2041.00 - Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products

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
Special Requirements:
1 reference from a recent employer required
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Fairchild Shearing LLC
Location:
Buhl, ID 83316
Telephone Number:
+12085435531

Worksite

Address:
1402 East 4300 North, Buhl, ID 83316

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22286-528053
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
AEWR rate guaranteed $17.51/CA, $14.68/ID $ WY, $15.58/NV & UT, $17.41/OR & WA
Date Posted:
10/25/2022

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