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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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Farm Workers

Moreno Farms LLC

Leakesville, MS

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16013948848
Email address to Apply:
mmmsimmies@yahoo.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
Use tractors, hay mowers, rakes, balers and other farm equipment. Field preparation-disk, sub-soil, plant grass, fallowing, bale hay, harvest forage. Assist with fall and spring calving-may feed, water, castrate, brand, weigh; load trucks; may assist with herding (Place cows and heifers ready to calve in a pasture where they can be easily viewed and checked often.), observe cattle closely for signs of fear or distress, monitor herd for health issues, artificially inseminate; waste management-muck stalls, clean calving areas. Perform general farm labor jobs-equipment maintenance (clean, change oil); repair fences, farm sheds, barns, mow around buildings and remove debris, clean and prepare equipment for storage. Occasional maintenance and housekeeping of poultry facilities if necessary.
Job Classification:
45-2093.00 - Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

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:
Able to drive tractor/farm truck, operate mowers, rakes, balers, harrows. Able to operate farm equipmentweed eaters, mowers, posthole diggers, power tools. Use shovels, hoes, pitchforks. Work outside (hot, cold temp., light rain). Perform physically demanding job duties. Must be available for the entire contract period and able to perform all job duties. Understand cattle behavioral concepts and sensory characteristics for safe and low-stress handling. Use proper cattle handling techniques. Lift 50 lbs. Follow instructions and have positive attitude Hours of work may vary due to weather conditions etc. Workers (covered by this application) will only drive on the farm property, such as in fields and will not drive trucks off farm property such as on county roads, state, or intrastate highways. A drivers license is not required to drive farm trucks on-farm access roads or to drive farm implements, tractors, etc.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Moreno Farms LLC
Location:
Leakesville, MS 39451
Telephone Number:
+16013948848

Worksite

Address:
13540 Old Highway 24, Leakesville, MS 39451

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22179-316037
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
7/11/2022

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