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

Farming Laborer

Melissa Feeders LLC

Melissa, TX

$13.03 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19728372241
Email address to Apply:
mark@melissafeeders.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
12
Job Duties:
Assist in various breeding programs including heat detections, pulling for artificial inseminating. Assit in care of cattle to include vaccinating, branding, feeding, treating sick animals. Clean and feed bunks and water troughs, mowing pastures, spraying weeds on building and fence maintenance - baling hay. Must be able to stand on feet for long hours working in hot/cold weather. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs (feed and hay), repetitive movements, extensive walking, pushing and pulling. Frequent stooping. Must provide written job histroy for experience requirement. 55-60 hours per week M-Su, work times & schedules vary. Weekdays between 6:00 AM and 5:30 PM, weekends 6:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Optional advance pay for family emergencies or needs. Payback agreement varies per individual. Optional deduction to repay advances agreed upon between employer and employee. Deductions will not drop the overall wage below the AEWR, if the deductions are too great they will not be made. If meals need to be provided, employees will not be charged.
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
Special Requirements:
Starting wage rate $13.03 to $16.03
Number of Hours Per Week:
55
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
6:00 A.M. - 5:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Melissa Feeders LLC
Location:
Melissa, TX 75454
Telephone Number:
+19728372241

Worksite

Address:
5376 FM 545, Melissa, TX 75454

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21323-716454
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/30/2021

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