IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING WAGES FOR TEMPORARY AGRICULTURAL JOBS

The Department of Labor recently announced new minimum wage rates, called Adverse Effect Wage Rates (AEWRs), that employers must offer and pay, at the time work is performed, to nonimmigrant H-2A workers and workers in corresponding employment beginning on the effective date of the new wage rates. To see the new hourly AEWRs for non-range occupations (effective December 29, 2021) and the national monthly AEWR for herding or production of livestock work on the range (effective January 1, 2022), please visit: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/eta/foreign-labor/wages/adverse-effect-wage-rates

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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

General Farmworkers

JOHN OR CASSANDRA WEST

VILLE PLATTE, LA

$11.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13378316676
Email address to Apply:
jkwest07@centurytel.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
7
Job Duties:
General farmhands for Rice & Crawfish: work includes: Help repair and maintain farm equipment, shop, fields, levees, and farm roads. Rice to include: field prep, water maintenance, planting and harvesting of crop & driving tractor. Crawfishing involves manually cutting up of fish bait, baiting of traps; operate crawfish boats; frequent stooping and lifting traps from pond, lifting requirement of 40 lbs., repetitive movements and working outside in inclement weather conditions. Housing provided on the premises at no cost. Tools, supplies & equipment provided at no cost. Transportation & subsistence expenses to the worksite are paid for by the employer upon completion of 50% of the work contract. Employees may make above hourly wage and/or receive bonuses based on work performance and experience. Must have legal authority to work within the United States.
Job Classification:
45-2093.00 - Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

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:
No
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
JOHN OR CASSANDRA WEST
Location:
Ville Platte , LA 70586
Telephone Number:
+13378316676

Worksite

Address:
467 LANSE AUX PAILLES ROAD, VILLE PLATTE, LA 70586

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21319-705280
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/17/2021

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