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Farm Laborers

  • Day Shift
  • Full Time
  • Seasonal
  • Temporary
  • Jerome, ID, USA
  • Salary: 14.00

Website PersonnelPlus Personnel Plus, Inc.

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Job Purpose

Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties may include tilling soil and applying fertilizers; transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops; applying pesticides; cleaning, packing, and loading harvested products. May construct trellises, repair fences and farm buildings, or participate in irrigation activities.

Tasks

  • Set up and operate irrigation equipment.
  • Operate tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, and self-propelled machinery to plow, harrow and fertilize soil, or to plant, cultivate, spray and harvest crops.
  • Repair and maintain farm vehicles, implements, and mechanical equipment.
  • Harvest fruits and vegetables by hand.

Work Activities

  • Handling and Moving Objects
  • Controlling Machines and Processes
  • use herbicides, fertilizers, pesticides or related products
  • use hand or power tools
  • use vehicle repair tools or safety equipment
  • operate power driven pumps
  • fasten attachments or accessories to tractor
  • operate agricultural equipment or machinery
  • use chain saws

 

Basic Skills

  • Active Learning

Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.

 

  • Active Listening

Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

 

  • Critical Thinking

Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

 

  • Learning Strategies

Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.

 

  • Mathematics

Using mathematics to solve problems.

 

  • Monitoring

Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

 

  • Reading Comprehension

Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.

 

  • Science

Using scientific rules and methods to solve problems.

 

  • Speaking

Talking to others to convey information effectively.

 

  • Writing

Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.

Social Skills

  • Coordination

Adjusting actions in relation to others’ actions.

 

  • Instructing

Teaching others how to do something.

 

  • Negotiation

Bringing others together and trying to reconcile differences.

 

  • Persuasion

Persuading others to change their minds or behavior.

 

  • Service Orientation

Actively looking for ways to help people.

 

  • Social Perceptiveness

Being aware of others’ reactions and understanding why they react as they do.

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