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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Farmworker

Not applicable.

Bell City, LA

$11.88 per hour

INACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13378845890
Email address to Apply:
jamieleonards@yahoo.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
3
Job Duties:
Temporary, seasonal workers needed for rice, cattle, and crawfish farm. Job duties include crawfishing in boats; catching crawfish; performing crawfishing duties in fields; manually cutting up of fish bait; bait/check traps; grade/wash crawfish for shipment; make/repair traps as needed; tractor, equipment and truck driving; wash equipment; field preparation; water maintenance; fertilize, plant and harvest crops; manual shovel work, hoe weeds; spot spray; repair and maintain bins, equip., farm and fences; maintain field levees, roads and shop; load and unload trucks; job involves frequent stooping and exposure to extreme temps; random drug screening upon hire (paid for by Employer); minimum three months experience in similar occupation, must drive tractor; Base hours offered are 35 hours offered; overtime hours are usually offered during plentiful season and may include an additional 10-40 hours of overtime work depending on the nature of the season; higher wage may be paid based on experience. Trabajadores temporales y estacionales necesarios para el arroz, el ganado y la granja de langostas. Las tareas incluyen la pesca de arrastre en embarcaciones; captura de langosta; la realización de faenas de pesca por arrastre en los campos; corte manual de cebo de pescado; trampas de cebo/control; langosta de calidad o de lavado para el transporte; hacer/reparar trampas según sea necesario; tractores, equipos y conducción de camiones; equipo de lavado; preparación sobre el terreno; mantenimiento del agua; fertilizar, plantar y cosechar; trabajo manual de palas, malezas de azada; pulverización puntual; reparar y mantener papeleras, equipos, fincas y cercas; mantener diques de campo, carreteras y taller; camiones de carga y descarga; el trabajo implica rebajarse con frecuencia y exponerse a temperaturas extremas; detección aleatoria de drogas al contratar (pagada por el empleador); experiencia mínima de tres meses en ocupación similar, debe conducir tractor; Las horas base ofrecidas son 35 horas ofrecidas; las horas extraordinarias se suelen ofrecer durante una temporada abundante y pueden incluir entre 10 y 40 horas adicionales de trabajo en horas extraordinarias dependiendo de la naturaleza de la temporada; el salario más alto puede pagarse en base a la experiencia.
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:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
3
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Not applicable.
Company Name:
Leonards Brothers Farms
Location:
Bell City, LA 70630
Telephone Number:
+13378845890

Worksite

Address:
7625 Benny Road *All Worksites are owned, controlled or leased by Employer.*, Bell City, LA 70630

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21322-714843
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/29/2021

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