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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General Farm Labor / Harvesting

R & R HARVESTING, INC

Labelle, FL

$12.08 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18636740601
Email address to Apply:
harvestingrr@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
52
Job Duties:
Blueberry Harvest Duties , Gently, using your thumb, roll the berry off the stem and into your palm. Ideally, once the first berry is picked, you will place it in your bucket or basket and continue in this vein until you have harvested all the blueberries you want. Planting Melons : Plant Melon Sow seeds 1 inch deep in rows, or in hills spaced 6 feet apart. After 2 weeks, thin to 2 plants per hill, then move around vines . Grove Clean-up: Workers may be required to perform miscellaneous grove clean-up work. These activities may included removing debris, boxes, discarded fruit from fields to clean growing area , pruning, painting trees, repair and or replace irrigation equipment , may maintain fence lines. Workers performing grove clean-up work will be paid the adverse effect wage rate, the prevailing rate orhe minimum wage rate,the agreed upon collective bargaining wage or the Federal or State minimum wage which ever is higher, except where a special procedure is approved for an occupation or specific class of agricultural employment.. A copy of the work contract or a copy of the ETA 790 in lieu of a work contract, and any modifications , will be provided to the worker on the day the work commences.
Job Classification:
45-2092.00 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

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
Special Requirements:
Addendum C background check see attached
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
R & R HARVESTING, INC
Location:
LABELLE, FL 33935
Telephone Number:
+18636740601

Worksite

Address:
2754 Howard RD, Labelle, FL 33935

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21323-717127
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
.80 to .90 per lb of blueberries / Planting paid by hr
Date Posted:
12/20/2021

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