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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farmworkers

Mitch Vodehnal

Burwell, NE

$15.89 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13087501054

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
We need seasonal employees to assist with crops and cattle. From February until May employees will assist with calving and care of newborn calves. Job duties include processing when the cattle arrive, daily feeding while confined for the calving period and monitoring and doctoring when needed. Employees must be able to operate a tractor and feedwagon along with a payloader to feed cattle while confined. Cows will be sent to pasture to graze in June and will not need further intensive care. While cattle are in pastures no feeding or seasonal workers are needed to assist. Beginning in April, employees will assist with tillage and planting of corn and alfalfa. Employees will assist with irrigation in summer months and will help lay out irrigation pipe and check pivots. Haying season for native prairie grass hay begins in June and ends in August. Employees will cut, rake and bale hay. Employees will operate farm equipment to complete these duties including a tractor, mower, rake, baler, etc. Harvest of corn begins in late September and employees will assist by operating a tractor with auger and help unload trucks and fill bins. Employees will operate a tractor with tillage equipment. Employees will perform regular pen maintenance and must have knowledge of minimal tractor maintenance such as changing oil and grease when necessary. Employees will complete routine repairs and maintenance on equipment and irrigation systems.
Job Classification:
45-2093 - 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:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
3
Special Requirements:
This job requires exposure to extreme temperatures and repetitive movements. Must have a regular driver's license. Requires 3 months of experience.
Number of Hours Per Week:
50
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 5:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Mitch Vodehnal
Location:
Burwell, NE 68823
Telephone Number:
+13087501054

Worksite

Address:
82149 Fort Ave, Burwell, NE 68823

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21322-712513
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/3/2021

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