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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Equipment Operator

Smith and Sons

Bishop, TX

$13.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13614599083
Email address to Apply:
smithsons93@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
6
Job Duties:
Workers will operate and maintain farm equipment and vehicles including (but not limited to) Combines, Cotton pickers, Grain Elevators, Sprayers, Tractors and other row crop machines. Workers will operate equipment to cultivate, harvest and seed row crops of Corn, Cotton, and Grain, load and unload trucks and grain elevators. Workers must possess 6 months of previous, verifiable equipment operation experience. Workers are expected to possess the skills to work in the production of crops or agricultural commodities listed in this job order. The introductory period for all crop activities is 2 days starting with the first day of employment to acclimate the worker to the physical demands of the job and to familiarize workers with job specifications and to demonstrate proper methods and crop or commodity specific issues. Work may be performed in high humidity. Must be 18 years of age or older. Employer is a drug-free workplace. Drug testing is conducted post-hire at the employer's expense and is not part of the interview process. Work requires frequent stooping or bending, and repetitive movements. Workers my stand in the upright position and work on feet for extended periods of time.
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:
6
Special Requirements:
Hours listed in Section A.6 are the anticipated hours to be worked. These hours could increase or decrease based on weather conditions, crop delay, pests or disease, crop yield, available labor, and or productivity.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Smith and Sons
Location:
Bishop, TX 78343
Telephone Number:
+13614599083

Worksite

Address:
1508 CR 77, Bishop, TX 78343

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22077-989881
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
A worker can make more depending on merit, experience and if bonuses are earned. Bonuses are based on performance and are at the sole discretion of the employer.
Date Posted:
3/30/2022

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