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Lauritsen Farms

El Campo, TX

$14.87 per hour


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Temporary, seasonal workers needed for corn, cotton, and rice farm. Job duties include tractor/equipment/truck driving; field preparation, water maintenance; fertilize/plant/harvest crops; manual shovel work, hoe weeds; spot spray; repair/maintain bins, equipment, farm and fences; maintain field levees, roads and shop; load/unload trucks; grass cutting; travel between worksites required. Job involves frequent stooping, exposure to extreme temps, and worker must be able to lift/carry a minimum of 50 lbs.; driver's license required; minimum three months experience required. Base hours offered is 40 hours offered; overtime hours are usually offered during plentiful season and may include an additional 10-40 hours of overtime work depending on the nature of the season; work schedule includes one unpaid lunch hour; higher wage may be paid based on experience. Trabajadores temporales y estacionales necesarios para la granja de maíz, algodón y arroz. Las tareas incluyen conducción de tractores/equipos/camiones; preparación de campo, mantenimiento de agua; fertilizantes/plantas/cosechas; trabajo manual de palas, malezas de casa; pulverización puntual; reparación/mantenimiento de papeleras, equipos, granjas y cercas; mantenimiento de diques de campo, carreteras y tiendas; carga/descarga de camiones; corte de césped; viajes entre los lugares de trabajo requeridos. El trabajo implica parar con frecuencia, exposición a temperaturas extremas y el trabajador debe ser capaz de levantar/llevar un mínimo de 50 libras; se requiere licencia de conducir; se requiere experiencia mínima de tres meses. El horario base ofrecido es de 40 horas; las horas extraordinarias se ofrecen generalmente durante una temporada abundante y pueden incluir de 10 a 40 horas adicionales de trabajo de horas extraordinarias dependiendo de la naturaleza de la temporada; el horario de trabajo incluye una hora de almuerzo no remunerada; el salario más alto puede pagarse en función de la experiencia.
Job Classification:
45-2091.00 - Agricultural Equipment Operators

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7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

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Lauritsen Farms
El Campo, TX 77437
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907 County Road 413 *All worksites are owned, controlled, or leased by Employer.*, El Campo, TX 77437

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