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Farm Hand

Status: Now Accepting Applications

Company: Galliano Marine Service

16201 East Main Street

Cut Off, LA 70345

Recruiter: Nicky Collins

Email:

Office: (985) 601-4285

Fax: (985) 601-4237

Responsibilities

The farm hand will:

  • Drive Tractors, operate machinery, feed livestock, spray fields, etc.
  • Assist with the marketing of the farm.
  • Arrange the maintenance and repair of farm buildings, machinery, and equipment.
  • Maintain and monitor the quality of the yield.
  • Monitor the weather, understand its impact, and make contingency plans.
  • Make sure products are ready for deadlines, such as auctions and markets.
  • Monitor animal health and care.
  • Maintain knowledge of livestock diseases, understanding how they spread and how to treat them.
  • Protect the environment and limit negative environmental impacts.

Requirements

The farm hand must:

  • Have 2-3 years of experience in a related field.
  • Be able to handle heavy manual work for long hours.
  • Be able to handle large animals with confidence and skill.
  • Be an effective communicator (both verbally and written).
  • Have excellent time-management skills.
  • Be adaptable and flexible.
  • Be strong, self-starting, disciplined, and detail-oriented.

Reports To

  • The farm hand reports to the farm manager.

Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • 401(k)
  • Company-paid short-term disability

EOE AA M/F/VET/Disability