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Farm Labor

CLARK FARMS

MER ROUGE, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13186473311
Email address to Apply:
CLARKFARMS2018@GMAIL.COM

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
12
Job Duties:
WORKERS WILL NEED KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE WITH THE FOLLOWING, 12 ROW EQUIPMENT, 10-350 350 HP TRACTOR, SELF PROPELLED SPRAYER AND HARESTERS. KNOWLEDGE OF LATEST TECHNOLOGY, INCLUDING SWATH CONTROL, IRRIGATION MANAGEMENT (CENTER PIVOTS, FURROW, USING PIPE PLANNER) GPS GUIDANCE SYSTEMS, BE PROFICIENT WITH WEB BASED FARM MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE, GENERAL FARM LABOR SUCH AS SHOVEL WORK, CLEANING SHOP, CLEANING FARM EQUIPMENT AND VEHICLES WHICH WILL BE REQUIRED WHEN WEATHER PREVENTS FIELD WORK. WORKERS MUST BE PHYSICALLY ABLE TO PERFORM ALL DUTIES DESCRIBED INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SITTING, WALKING AND LIFTING 75 LBS. MAINTAIN WORKSITE, EQUIPMENT, BUILDINGS AND FENCES. MOWING OR CLIPPING OF GRASS AT HEADQUARTERS AND TURN ROWS. GRAIN BINS: LOADING, SHIPPING AND MAINTENANCE OF GRAIN BINS. MARCH- OCTOBER: INSECTICIDES APPLIED BY A TRACTOR OR INDUSTRIAL SPRAY APPLICATOR. ALL WORKERS MUST HAVE A VALID US OR INTERNATIONAL DRIVER LICENSE OR BE ABLE TO OBTAIN ONE IN 30 DAYS. CORN PLANTING - MARCH THROUGH APRIL. CORN IRRIGATION - JUNE AND JULY. CORN HARVEST - AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER. SOYBEANS PLANTING - APRIL THROUGH MAY. SOYBEANS IRRIGATION - JUNE, JULY AND AUGUST. SOYBEANS HARVEST - SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER. COTTON PLANTING- APRIL AND MAY. COTTON IRRIGATION - JUNE THROUGH SEPTEMBER. COTTON HARVEST - OCTOBER AND NOVEMBER. WHEAT PLANTING - NOVEMBER. WHEAT HARVEST - MAY
Job Classification:
45-2091.00 - Agricultural Equipment Operators

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:
JOB REQUIRES HAVING OR BEING ABLE TO OBTAIN A DRIVER'S LICENSE WITHIN 30 DAYS OF HIRE. BASIC ENGLISH LITERACY AND MATH SKILLS REQUIRED. JOB DUTIES WILL REQUIRE WORKERS TO BE OUTDOORS FOR EXTENDED PERIODS WHEN TEMPERATURES MAY EXCEED 100 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT. SITTING FOR LONG PERIOD OF TIME ON TRACTORS AND FARM EQUIPMENT
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
CLARK FARMS
Location:
MER ROUGE, LA 71261
Telephone Number:
+13186473311

Worksite

Address:
9280 NIP ECKLES ROAD, MER ROUGE, LA 71261

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22322-597281
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/29/2022

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