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Farm Worker

Robert K. Heinen

Basile, LA

$13.67 per hour


Recruitment Information

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Job Description

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Workers may be required to assist in several different farm tasks. Workers will be asked to assist in land preparation, which includes: driving tractors; plowing fields; and assisting in the planting of, harvesting of, and caring of rice and soybean crops. Workers will also be required to walk/ride the fields to check water levels. Workers will also work in crawfish fields by pushing small a crawfish boat and/or running a small motorized crawfish boat; emptying and bating traps for the next day; cleaning and preparing crawfish boats each day when fishing; loading and unloading sacks of crawfish that that weigh up to 45 pounds; and preparing the artificial or cut fish bait each day for the next day (bait boxes may weigh up to 75lbs.). Es posible que se requiera que los trabajadores ayuden en varias tareas agrícolas diferentes. Se pedirá a los trabajadores que ayuden en la preparación de la tierra, que incluye: conducir tractores; campos de arado; y ayudar en la siembra, cosecha y cuidado de los cultivos de arroz y soja. Los trabajadores también deberán caminar / andar en los campos para verificar los niveles de agua. Los trabajadores también trabajarán en los campos de cangrejo de las marismas haciendo un pequeño bote de cangrejo de río y / o manejando un pequeño bote motorizado de cangrejo de río; vaciar y batir trampas para el día siguiente; limpiar y preparar los barcos de cangrejo de río todos los días durante la pesca; cargar y descargar sacos de cangrejo de río que pesen hasta 45 libras; y preparar el cebo artificial o cortado para peces cada día para el día siguiente (las cajas de cebo pueden pesar hasta 75 libras).
Job Classification:
45-2093.00 - Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

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Job Requirements

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Overtime hours may be available, hours vary. Las horas extras pueden estar disponibles, las horas varan.
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Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Robert K. Heinen
Company Name:
Robert K. Heinen
Basile, LA 70515
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2422 Cemien Road, Basile, LA 70515

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