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

Southwind Dairy

Hagerman, NM

$14.79 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15757520172

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
October: begin bedding calf hutches, clean calving areas and properly bedded as the nights get cold and livestock need additional care. November: bed calf hutches, insulate group calf hutches by putting insulation on doors, tightening up windows, placing heating lamps inside hutches to protect cattle from winter elements such as sleet, snow, ice, freezing temperatures; put up windbreaks in calf pens, calving pens, and fresh cow pens to protect against cold stress. December-February: bed calf hutches, heavily bed calving areas, bring calves into warmed hutch when they have been born in the cold, apply ointment to udders of calving cows and fresh cows (this ointment is necessary to prevent frozen teats), ensure that water troughs are thawed and clean, prevent slippery areas (slippery areas can cause cows to fall and sustain serious injuries); replace bedding as necessary to avoid contamination and disease. March: anchoring hutches to heavy straw bales as heavy winds begin to blow; clean water troughs frequently as they fill with blowing dirt.
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
Special Requirements:
See ADD C
Number of Hours Per Week:
55
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Southwind Dairy
Location:
Hagerman, NM 88232
Telephone Number:
+15757520172

Worksite

Address:
65 E Ottawa Rd, Hagerman, NM 88232

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22223-410609
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
8/18/2022

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