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

Costello Labor Service LLC

Gilbert, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13182822288
Email address to Apply:
mcfarms@suddenlink.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
Duties involve tending to livestock, cleaning pens, treating sick animals, sorting cattle, and operating equipment for the needs of the operation. Additional equipment operated will be for transporting feed and/or cattle. Various equipment will includes but is not limited to skid loaders, backhoes, forklifts, and heavy duty trucks. Workers will be expected to perform repairs and maintenance of sheds, fences, gates, barns, and equipment used in day to day operations. Workers will be required to use hand tools to repair, clean, and maintain vehicles and agricultural equipment necessary to the livestock duties. Duties will include building and maintaining fences, gates, barns and shop buildings; use of shovel/scoops, wheelbarrows; cleaning stalls; and climbing ladders, if necessary. Employees must have or be able to obtain a drivers license within 30 days of hire; have 2 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:
2
Special Requirements:
Must be able to lift 75 pounds. Employees will be lifting feed sacks and hay bales; pushing/pulling wheelbarrows; bending over to clean stalls with shovels and scoops; and walking fences.
Number of Hours Per Week:
60
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Costello Labor Service LLC
Location:
Bastrop, LA 71220
Telephone Number:
+13182822288

Worksite

Address:
123 Clubhouse Rd., Gilbert, LA 71336

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22262-480466
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
9/26/2022

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