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Advanced Agriculture, Inc

Rayne, LA

$13.67 per hour


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Temporary, seasonal workers needed for crawfish farm; crawfishing duties include crawfishing in boats, catching crawfish, performing crawfishing duties in fields; manually cutting up of fish bait, bait and check traps; grade and wash crawfish for shipment, make and repair traps as needed; job duties include operating farm equipment, field prep., water maint., manual shovel work, hoe weeds, spot spraying, repair and maintain bldgs., equip., farm, and fences; maintain fields, levees, roads, shop; load and unload trucks; job involves frequent stooping; exposure to extreme temps; must be able to lift 50 lbs.; random drug screening upon hire (paid for by Employer) ; minimum three months experience in similar position. Work schedule includes one unpaid lunch hour. 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; higher wage may be paid based on experience. Trabajadores temporales de temporada necesarios para la piscifactora; las actividades de pesca de arrastre incluyen la pesca de arrastre en embarcaciones, la captura de langosta, la realizacin de actividades de pesca de arrastre en campos; corte manual de cebos de pescado, cebos y trampas de control; clasificar y lavar el langostino para su envo, fabricar y reparar las trampas que sean necesarias; los deberes del trabajo incluyen el funcionamiento del equipo de la granja, la preparacin del campo, el mantenimiento del agua., el trabajo manual de la pala, las malas hierbas de la azada, la pulverizacin del punto, la reparacin y el mantenimiento de los edificios., el equipo, la granja, y las cercas; mantener campos, diques, caminos, tienda; camiones de carga y descarga; el trabajo implica un paro frecuente; exposicin a temperaturas extremas; debe ser capaz de levantar 50 libras; deteccin aleatoria de drogas a la contratacin (pagada por el empleador); experiencia mnima de tres meses en puesto similar. El horario de trabajo incluye una hora de almuerzo sin pagar. El horario base ofrecido es de 40 horas; las horas extraordinarias se suelen ofrecer durante una temporada abundante y pueden incluir entre 10 y 40 horas adicionales de trabajo en horas extraordinarias dependiendo de la naturaleza de la temporada; el salario ms alto puede pagarse en base a la experiencia.
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45-2093.00 - Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals.

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

Employer Information

Company Name:
Advanced Agriculture, Inc
Duson, LA 70529
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214 Brussels Road, Rayne, LA 70578

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