IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING WAGES FOR TEMPORARY AGRICULTURAL JOBS

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Farm Worker

B & B Farms

Elaine, AR

$11.88 per hour

INACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18703380954
Email address to Apply:
leenbarnes@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
6
Job Duties:
Job duties include operating large farm equipment and machinery equipped with GPS for cultivating, tilling, fertilizing, planting, harvesting grain; transporting grain from field to storage and field to commercial facilities; and driving pickups to obtain parts and supplies. Equipment that employees will operate includes but is not limited to tractors, combines, trackhoe, sprayer, backhoe, vacuum planter, trucks, augers, hopper bottom trucks, and grain carts. Work duties also include daily repairs and maintenance to equipment, machinery, and buildings; maintaining the worksite and equipment; cleaning the shop location and equipment; grain cleanup in and around grain facilities; working with levee gates; light carpentry work improving and maintaining living quarters, mowing, trimming, and washing; and mechanic and maintenance work on all trucks, tractors, grainerys, and motors. Irrigation work will be required which includes but is not limited to irrigation motor setup, pipe plumbing, rolling out irrigation pipe, punching water holes and vents plus minor shovel work. Employees may have to work nights and possibly weekends. Applicants must have or be able to obtain a drivers license within 30 days of hire; have 3 months of experience; and basic English literacy, reading, and math skills. Increase or bonus may be possible depending on experience and merit.
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:
General farm labor that would be expected on an American farming operation. Extreme temperatures refers to our general mid-late summer weather conditions of the central southern US, which is generally humid and sometimes 90+ Fahrenheit. Employees must be able to lift 75 pounds.
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:10 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
B & B Farms
Location:
Elaine, AR 72333
Telephone Number:
+18703380954

Worksite

Address:
23035 HWY 20 W, Elaine, AR 72333

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21333-728501
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/13/2021

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