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

C.G. Farms, Inc.

Ovid, CO

$15.58 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19704742715
Email address to Apply:
jcarlson@pctelcom.coop

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
Job duties will include working with cattle in the feed yard which includes but is not limited to feeding cattle; transferring cattle between pens; performing general care duties; operating a feed truck; mixing and grinding feed; watching over the hay grinder equipment; loading the feed truck; administering feed rations; serving and maintaining the feed truck; ensuring watering sources are clear of debris and checked daily; monitoring pens to prevent smothering; segregating sick cattle into separate pens for monitoring and medication administration; keeping alleyways, feed bunks, and water sources clear of snow or excessive moisture; removing snow from around buildings and feed supply storage areas; transferring cattle between pens; opening and shutting gates; working cattle in chutes; and administering vaccinations. Employees will operate equipment such as skid steer loader and hay grinder. Workers will also be required to calve cows and bred heifers and occasionally lift and carry newborn calves. Employees must have or be able to obtain a driver’s license within 30 days of hire; 3 months of experience; and basic English literacy, reading, and math skills. Increase or bonus may be possible depending on experience and merit.
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:
Lifting may be required during feeding, watering, and other care taking duties. Employees will be working in cold temperatures.
Number of Hours Per Week:
50
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
C.G. Farms, Inc.
Location:
Julesburg, CO 80737
Telephone Number:
+19704742715

Worksite

Address:
16416 County Road 14, Ovid, CO 80744

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22262-480363
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
10/4/2022

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