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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Agricultural Equipment Operator

Schafer Farm Leasing, LLC

Pana, IL

$15.31 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12172734126

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
Employees will be required to mow hay, rake hay, bale hay, stack hay (by hand and tractor), move bales, mow pastures and road ditches, weed eat fences and around buildings, clean shop, drive GPS tractors with field cultivators, drive GPS tractor with chisel plow, drive seed tender wagon, operate sprayer on corn & soybean fields, bring chemical for spraying to field, run tractor with auger cart, able to operate combine, drive truck with corn head & platform, fill planter, able to operate planter, basic daily equipment maintenance, drive fuel wagon, fuel tractors (combines & and other farm equipment). Check pastures fences and fix if broken. Haul manure, pitch manure by hand and with loader tractor, bed barns with straw/wood chips by hand and tractor. Assist in calving barn during calving season with pulling calves and nursing calves, check calves for scours and treat sick calves with pills or shots. Assist with cattle vaccinations and care during the calving season when cattle are confined and not in pastures. Employer may pay performance based incentive bonuses and/or pay increases for longevity and experience.
Job Classification:
45-2091.00 - Agricultural Equipment Operators

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:
Must have a regular driver's license to drive equipment. Must be able to lift 60lb bales. Employer will conduct post-hire drug testing at employer's expense to enforce a drug-free workplace policy. Failing a drug test will result in termination. Require 3 months of experience.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Schafer Farm Leasing, LLC
Location:
Owaneco, IL 62555
Telephone Number:
+12172734126

Worksite

Address:
2180 East 450 North Rd, Pana, IL 62557

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21322-712508
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/29/2021

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