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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farm Worker

Isola Plantation

Leland, MS

$13.67 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16623787607
Email address to Apply:
cotton2@mac.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
3
Job Duties:
Job requires the operation of various tractors and farm equipment to till soil; work ground; prepare and maintain land; and plant, irrigate, fertilize, spray, cultivate, harvest, and transport crops to elevator or storage area. Equipment that workers may be required to operate includes, but is not limited to, tractors with various implements, sprayers, combines, back-hoes, mowers, track-hoes, orthman cultivator, rollacone hipper, backhoe, and 3 point forklift. Duties include participating in irrigation activities including laying pipe, walking length of irrigation pipe to puncture it at set intervals, setting up and operating irrigation equipment, clearing and maintaining irrigation ditches, operating well motors, operating and maintaining pivots, draining excess water from fields, and monitoring fields to check on and maintain adequate water supply to crops. Manual duties include loading seed into planters; properly mixing chemicals; loading chemicals into sprayers; changing combine cutting heads; rouging fields and using hand tools to remove undesirable plant varieties, trash, and other objects from fields; welding and acetylene work; performing general maintenance, repairs and/or clean-up of storage sheds, pivot points, buildings, barns and all farm equipment; ensuring operational areas are organized and well maintained; using hand tools and equipment to repair, clean and maintain farm vehicles, machinery and specialized machinery and agricultural equipment; regularly servicing equipment; changing oil and greasing equipment; pressure washing and waxing equipment; vacuuming cabs; chainsaw work; loading limbs and mowing grass; bush hogging; weed eating; hand spraying; general carpentry around the farmstead; and painting around the farmstead when needed. There are few typical days and workers may be required to change duties and/or locations often and engage in various general functions. Daily duties may vary depending on crop, weather, and field conditions. The employer reserves the right to increase workers' pay or provide bonuses based on tenure, performance, or other factors that are solely based on the discretion of the employer.
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 drivers license within 30 days of hire. Basic English literacy and math skills are required. Job will require periods when workers may be exposed to varying weather conditions and extensive sitting, walking, stooping, or bending over. Random drug testing and criminal background checks may occur post-hire at the employers expense. These checks may be performed to ensure a safe housing and work environment for all workers.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 2:40 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Isola Plantation
Location:
Leland, MS 38756
Telephone Number:
+16623787607

Worksite

Address:
2686 Old Highway 61, Leland, MS 38756

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23336-539482
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
1/9/2024

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