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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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

RUSSELL FARMS INC.

APPLETON, NY

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+17167788231
Email address to Apply:
PETER@RUSSELLFARMS.COM

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
20
Job Duties:
DURING THE ANTICIPATED WORK PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT, THE PRIMARY ACTIVITY ON THE FARM WILL BE THE PLANTING, CULTIVATION, AND HARVEST OF TOMATOES, APPLES, PEACHES, AND CABBAGE, ALONG WITH THE PACKING OF TOMATOES. DUTIES MAY INCLUDE WEEDING AND FERTILIZING OF CROPS. ANY WORKER THAT HAS A VALID DRIVERS LICENSE MAY BE ASKED TO DRIVE A MOTORIZED VEHICLE TO AND FROM DIFFERENT FARM LOCATIONS. THIS IS NOT REQUIRED, IF THE WORKER DOES VOLUNTEER TO DRIVE HE WILL BE COMPENSATED FOR THE EXTRA TIME AT THE HOURLY RATE.
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:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
3
Special Requirements:
EXPOSURE TO EXTREME TEMPERATURES, BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE, LIFTING 50LBS, REPETITIVE MOVEMENTS, EXTENSIVE PUSHING AND PULLING, EXTENSIVE WALKING, FREQUENT STOOPING. The employer will not guarantee to pay the workers a bonus but reserves the right, at the employers sole discretion, to offer a bonus or to pay an hourly wage rate in excess of the highest applicable rate stated above based on longevity of tenure or exceptional job performance. The employer reserves the right, at the employers sole discretion, to temporarily raise the above listed piece rate due to crop conditions. In the tasks where there is no prevailing practice to pay a piece rate, the employer, at his sole discretion, may opt to pay per hour to ensure a good quality product.
Number of Hours Per Week:
45
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
RUSSELL FARMS INC.
Location:
APPLETON, NY 14008
Telephone Number:
+17167788231

Worksite

Address:
2206 HESS ROAD, APPLETON, NY 14008

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22124-134403
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
$1.00 BU BOX, 16 PIECES, ESTIMATED HOURLY WAGE RATE EQUIVALENT FOR THIS PIECE RATE IS $16.00/HR BASED ON WORKERS MAKING 16 BU.BOXES PER HOUR ON AVERAGE. GUARANTEED $15.66/ HR
Date Posted:
5/13/2022

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