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
Field-harvesting watermelons, which includes cutting, picking, groundwork and loading, as well as packing melons. Cleaning the pecan bottoms to prepare for the pecan harvest. Assist with harvesting pecans. Ability to lift at least 75 pounds, able to withstand working in the heat, ability to work and get along with others, must also practice good hygiene and cleanliness in the packing facility. Cleaning the facility will also be required.
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.
Ability to get along with others, must practice good hygiene and cleanliness in the packing facility.
Post-employment drug tests are paid for by employer when applicable.