IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING WAGES FOR TEMPORARY AGRICULTURAL JOBS

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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farm Workers and Laborers

NUNEZ PINE STRAW, INC.

Baxley, GA

$11.81 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19123677040
Email address to Apply:
office@nunezpinestraw.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
85
Job Duties:
Nunez Pine Straw, Inc. requires 85 temporary farm workers from 01/17/2022 to 10/14/2022, available for the whole period. Wages will be $0.80/bale with an $11.81/hour minimum wage guarantee; 35 hours a week. Workers will be manually cleaning fields by removing and burning stumps, lay irrigation pipes, pulling weeds, and gathering pine straw mulch for field maintenance by raking, baling, stacking, grading, sorting, dispersing, tying, packing, cleaning, and weeding. The workers will pick up trash, clean, sweep, mop, weed, take out trash, and other farm duties as assigned. May drive truck or van over the road. Though not a hiring requirement, if a worker drives a company vehicle during the period of employment, then at the time of operating the company vehicle the driver must possess a valid driver’s license issued by a U.S. state or foreign equivalent and operate the company vehicle in accordance with the license restrictions and vehicle classifications applicable to that license. Workers may lift and carry up to 40 lbs. Work is in inclement weather conditions including extremely hot, humid, cold, and/or rainy weather, with prolonged walking over uneven ground in dusty or muddy conditions, bending and reaching. Workers must take care to handle tools, equipment and product in a manner to avoid injury or damage. Employer, in its discretion, may offer a higher wage rate or bonus to a worker employed under this job order due to work performance, skill or tenure. Three months of verifiable experience working in field work. 3/4 of work guarantee. Tools, safety supplies and pre-cut twine are provided by employer at no cost. Must show proof of legal authority to work in USA. Must be 18 years old. Nunez Pine Straw, Inc. requiere de 85 trabajadores agrícolas temporales de 01/17/2022 a 10/14/2022 disponible para todo el periodo. Pago es de $0.80/paca con una garanta de salario mínimo de $11.81/hora; 35 horas a la semana. Los trabajadores limpian files de campo, recogerán y quemaran troncos, acomodan pipas de irrigación, recolectan anualmente paja de pino para los mantenimientos del campo, rastrillando, empacando, apilando, clasificando, dispersando, atando, empacando, limpiando, quitando las malezas. Los trabajadores recogerán la basura, limpiarán, barrerán, trapearán, quitarán la maleza, sacarán la basura y realizarán otras tareas agrícolas según lo asignado. Puede conducir un camión o camioneta por la carretera. Aunque no es un requisito de contratación. Si un trabajador conduce un vehículo de la empresa durante el período de empleo, al momento de operar el vehículo de la empresa, el conductor debe poseer una licencia de conducir válida emitida por un estado de los EE. UU. O equivalente en el extranjero y operar el vehículo de la empresa de acuerdo con las restricciones de la licencia y clasificaciones de vehículos aplicables a esa licencia. Los trabajadores pueden levantar y transportar hasta 40 libras. El trabajo se realiza en condiciones climáticas adversas que incluyen clima extremadamente caluroso, húmedo, frío y / o lluvioso, con caminatas prolongadas sobre terrenos irregulares en condiciones de polvo o lodo, doblando y estirando. Los trabajadores deben tener cuidado de manipular las herramientas, el equipo y el producto de manera que se eviten lesiones o daños. El empleador, a su discrecion, puede ofrecer una tasa salarial más alta o un bono a un trabajador empleado bajo esta orden de trabajo debido a su desempeño laboral, habilidad o tenencia. Se requieren tres meses de experiencia comprobable en el trabajo de campo. 3/4 del empleo son garantizados. Las herramientas, e equipo de salud y el hilo pre-cortado son proporcionadas por el empleador sin costo alguno. Debe mostrar prueba de autoridad legal para trabajar en EE.UU. Debe tener 18 años.
Job Classification:
45-2092.02 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

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
Special Requirements:
Outdoors, exposed to weather, occasionally in extreme heat or cold; requires physical stamina, must lift/carry 40 lbs. Extensive bending/stooping/walking/and heavy lifting. Must be authorized to work in the U.S. Drug testing will be conducted upon accident at employer's expense. In the event that the employee refuses or fails testing, immediate termination of employment will follow. Al aire libre, expuesto al clima, ocasionalmente en extremos de calor o fro; requiere resistencia fsica, debe levantar/transportar 40 libras. Flexin extensa/agacharse/caminar/y levantar objetos pesados. Debe estar autorizado para trabajar en los EE. UU. Las pruebas de drogas se llevarn a cabo en caso de accidente a expensas del empleador. En el caso de que el empleado se niegue a las pruebas, se producir la terminacin inmediata del empleo.
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
NUNEZ PINE STRAW, INC.
Company Name:
NUNEZ PINE STRAW, INC.
Location:
Baxley, GA 31513
Telephone Number:
+19123677040

Worksite

Address:
324 Howard Brannen Road, Baxley, GA 31513

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21307-686031
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Bale
Date Posted:
12/14/2021

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