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, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

Etheredge Farms

Roscoe, TX

$13.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13252356185
Email address to Apply:
etheredgefarms@hotmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
Temporary Seasonal Position: Livestock Production and Handler This job is seasonal in nature based on the expected and necessary work associated with breeding mature animals, handling and protecting pregnant livestock, assisting with birth of livestock, weaning young livestock, and working young livestock after weaning. We typically wean young livestock in late October or early November, handle and protect mature livestock over winter, assist with delivering young livestock from March through May, and work young livestock from May through mid July. This position requires attending to live ranch animals, including but not limited to cattle, sheep and horses. Must attend to animals produced for animal products, such as meat and wool. Duties may include feeding, watering, herding, grazing, castrating, branding, tagging, sheering, washing, weighing, catching, loading, examining for detection of disease and injuries, assisting in birth deliveries, administering medications and vaccinations, cleaning and maintaining housing areas, and repairing fences, cattle guards, gates, and other structures or facilities used for housing, loading, or penning livestock. Assist with weed control on grazing areas (including noxious, invasive and poisonous plant species). Monitor grazing areas for poisonous and/or noxious plants and take action to prevent livestock from consuming any identified. Move pregnant livestock at a pace sufficient to ensure they receive ample water / forage during daylight hours before bedding down at night. May be required to drive feed trucks, tractors, ATVs, and skid steers.
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:
Must be 18 years of age. Must show proof of legal authorization to work in the United States. Must be able to perform physical activities, including but not limited to lifting, carrying, balancing, walking, stooping, handling, positioning, moving, and manipulating materials using static strength to exert maximum muscle force for objects up to 60 lbs. All applicants must be able, willing and qualified to perform the work described, and must be available for the entire period specified.
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Etheredge Farms
Company Name:
Scott Etheredge
Location:
Roscoe, TX 79545
Telephone Number:
+13252356185

Worksite

Address:
802 County Road 157, Roscoe, TX 79545

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22213-388575
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
8/15/2022

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