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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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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farm Laborer

Hillcreek Livestock, Co.

Grinnell, IA

$16.19 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16419904410
Email address to Apply:
pslcorp@zumatel.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
Workers on this application will work on farms, performing daily chores for hog confinement and cattle production operations. Daily chores include general facility cleaning, maintenance, and hygienic upkeep of livestock and their confinement buildings. Workers will unload cattle and piglets, as well as sort and load hogs for transportation. Workers will prepare for and perform the disinfection process, abiding by the safety protocols to ensure the equipment is in efficient working order. Workers will power wash the facilities following the cleaning and disinfecting processes. Assisting with the recording and maintaining of accurate production records and documentation will be required. Workers must follow all safety policies and procedures at all times, and communicate any potential hazards to the Department Lead or Manager. Workers will oversee the movement and loading of livestock for transportation. Employees may assist in vaccinating livestock if needed. Routine repair work around the farm will be expected and will include general maintenance of confinement buildings. Employees will build and repair fencing for cattle, unload cattle, clean cattle barns and confinement structures, replace bedding in cattle barns, and feed cattle. Workers may participate in crop harvesting and cleaning out of grain bins towards the end of harvesting season. Workers will be operating tractors with various implements and skid loaders. Tools needed will be mostly hand tools, shovels, and spades.
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:
3
Special Requirements:
Must be able to lift and carry 75lbs/75yds. Some relevant work experience preferred; training provided on continual basis.
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Hillcreek Livestock, Co.
Location:
Grinnell, IA 50112
Telephone Number:
+16419904410

Worksite

Address:
721 460th Ave, Grinnell, IA 50112

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22245-452208
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
9/20/2022

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