Farmworker

Tee Guidry Farms   Duson, LA   Full-time     Farming / Fishing / Forestry
Posted on August 29, 2021

John H. Guidry, III DBA Tee Guidry Farms seeks a farmworker for work in Duson, LA. Job duties during peak season include crawfishing, including manually cutting/preparing crawfish bait, bait and check traps; grade and wash crawfish for shipment, assisting in making and repair crawfish traps as needed; general farm labor including, farm maintenance, manual shovel work, hoeing of weeds, field preparation, water maintenance, fertilizing; and planting rice at the end of crawfish season. During non-peak season, duties include cutting and harvesting rice; assisting in the flooding of fields in anticipation of upcoming crawfish season; prepare worksite for upcoming peak season, including assisting in organization of crawfish traps/equipment, assisting in repairing crawfish traps as needed, placing/setting crawfish traps in fields for crawfish season; general upkeep and preparation of farm, fields, levees, and shop, including assisting in cleaning/placing/setting/maintaining farm equipment and crawfish boats for upcoming season; and general farm sanitation duties. Local travel between worksites in Lafayette & Acadia Parishes, LA. Must be able to lift 50lbs. Random drug screening upon hire (paid for by employer). 40 hours per week. No education requirement. No training for the job opportunity required. No employment experience required. Rate of pay: $26,146.00/year.