BIG SKY SEED LLC General Farmworker in TOWNSEND, Montana
Temporary full time position from 2/15/2021 to 10/20/2021Worker will be required to perform a variety of duties related to the production of potatoes and grain.The majority of the work activities during the overall contract period, however, will be related to farm work/irrigation/crop production.General Farm Work will include the following responsibilities: maintain, drive, attach, and operate farm implements/tractors/equipment to till soil, plant, cultivate, fertilize, and harvest crops; make minor mechanical adjustments and repairs on farm machinery; may mix and/or spray chemicals (according to appropriate restrictive use laws, when/if applicable); remove undesirable and excess growth from crops or farm grounds; remove rocks from fields; perform general cleanup of farm areas; drive, load/unload trucks and operate pilers; operate motor bike or all-terrain vehicle in the course of performing duties. Applicants must have 20 days experience with general farm/irrigation work. Applicants hired must be able to obtain a valid Driver's License as driving on public roads may be required.Irrigation duties will include the following:Wheel lines: start gasoline engines and operate controls to move lines across fields at specified intervals.Pivots: operate, maintain and repair system.Duties related to the Harvesting of Potatoes will include the following:Will apply techniques as instructed by the employer to: drive track tractor and operate piler.Instruction, training, and general supervision will be provided by the farm operator or a designated employee. However, the worker must perform required duties without close supervision and listen to, understand, and follow simple instructions of the employer or supervisor. All tools, supplies, and equipment required to perform the duties assigned will be provided at no charge to the worker. The worker will be required to return worn out supplies before new supplies will be provided. Most duties are performed out of doors and entail exposure to heat, cold, dust, rain, and other environmental conditions common infields, including mosquitoes during certain seasons. The worker must crouch, bend, and lift and carry items weighing up to 100 pounds in the course of performing required activities. Employer will train.In view of the statutorily established basic function of the Employment Service (ES) as a no-fee labor exchange that is as a forum for bringing together employers and job seekers, neither the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) nor the State Workforce Agencies (SWA) are guarantors of the accuracy or truthfulness of information contained on job orders submitted by employers. Nor does any job order accepted or recruited upon by the ES constitute a contractual job offer to which the ETA or a SWA is in any way a party.