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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Livestock Worker

ELGORRIAGA LIVESTOCK INC.

TRANQUILITY, CA

$17.51 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12085952226
Email address to Apply:
applicants@westernrange.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
Must have at least 6 months experience as it relates to sheep and cattle. A reference is required. Worker must have knowledge of livestock. Must be able to identify, separate and move into bonding pens sheep and cattle which have given birth from those which are still pregnant. Further duties will include but are not limited to branding, vaccinating, castrating, sorting and loading on trucks for transport to pasture or market. Must be able to move and install temporary fence as well as repair permanent fence. Must be able to install and move portable processing and loading corrals. Will be required to operate vehicles supplementing feed and water for livestock as needed. Will be required to supply water, repair pipelines and repair water troughs. Must feed guard dogs daily. Will be required to move sheep and cattle to different fenced pastures assuring that the nutritional needs of livestock and good husbandry practices of livestock are met, as well as comply with any Federal, State and local mandates as they address food safety, grass mulch levels, endangered species and fire prevention. Worker will be required to attend quarterly safety meetings. Worker will be supplied with fixed site housing that not only satisfies DOL requirements but also complies with California fixed site housing requirements for hourly employees. Worker will be required to maintain housing in a clean and EDD compliant manner. Worker will notify employer of any repair that is needed to the housing. Workers will work an eight hour shift as agreed upon by the employer in any 24 hour period.
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:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
6
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
12:00 A.M. - 11:59 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
ELGORRIAGA LIVESTOCK INC.
Location:
MADERA, CA 93637
Telephone Number:
+15597064022

Worksite

Address:
20030 WEST ADAMS AVE, TRANQUILITY, CA 93668

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22199-358582
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Employer shall provide housing and board in accordance with the rules and regulations of the federal government of the United States of America. Discretionary performance-based bonuses may be available Payroll advances may be available
Date Posted:
7/26/2022

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