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Farmworker

Patrick Churchman

Derry, LA

$13.67 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13186520800
Email address to Apply:
pchurchmanbc@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
3
Job Duties:
Seasonal, temporary workers needed during cotton, corn and soybean seasons. Job duties include tractor driving, field prep, water maintenance, fertilizing, planting and harvesting crops; manual shovel work, hoe weeds, spot spray, general farm labor; repair and maintain equipment, farm, field, levees, roads, shops; 3 months experience required in similar occupation; random drug screening upon hire (paid for by employer); exposure to extreme temps; frequent stooping, bending and kneeling; excessive walking; lifting requirement of 50 lbs.; potential for bonus based on crop profitability and performance. Base hours offered is 40 hours; work schedule includes one hour unpaid lunch; 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. Trabajadores temporales y estacionales necesarios durante las temporadas de algodón, maíz y soja. Las tareas incluyen conducción de tractores, preparación del campo, mantenimiento del agua, fertilización, siembra y cosecha de cultivos; trabajo manual de palas, malezas de azadón, spray de manchas, mano de obra agrícola en general; reparación y mantenimiento de equipos, granja, campo, diques, caminos, tiendas; 3 meses de experiencia requerida en una ocupación similar; detección aleatoria de drogas al momento del alquiler (pagado por el empleador); exposición a temperaturas extremas; frecuente agachamiento, flexión y arrodillamiento; caminata excesiva; requisito de elevación de 50 libras; potencial de bonificación basado en la rentabilidad y el rendimiento de los cultivos. El horario base ofrecido es de 40 horas; el horario de trabajo incluye una hora de almuerzo sin pago; las horas extraordinarias se ofrecen generalmente durante una temporada abundante y pueden incluir entre 10 y 40 horas adicionales de trabajo de horas extraordinarias dependiendo de la naturaleza de la temporada.
Job Classification:
45-2092.00 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

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
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Patrick Churchman
Location:
Derry, LA 71416
Telephone Number:
+13186520800

Worksite

Address:
14261 Highway 1 + surrounding 2,017 acres. *Worksite is owned, controlled or leased by employer.*, Derry, LA 71416

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23345-558088
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
1/4/2024

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