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

Skip to main contentSkip to select language
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farm Hand

M Bar W Vineyard

Ramona, CA

$18.50 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19728977900
Email address to Apply:
jerrym@gpatpa.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
Job will consist of cleaning up the rows of grape vines with rake, how, or Stihl Weed Eater. The middle of the vineyard rows are plowed and leveled with the John Deere tractor. Worker will also clear around the vineyard any weeds, grass, and overgrowth with the same tools as mentioned above. Worker will need to walk the vineyard rows to see if any vines need to be pruned with a hand pruner. Also, at the same time to reposition any vines that need to grow down the wire instead of growing up to the next higher wire. The worker is also required to check each water droplet to make sure it is working and producing the correct amount of water to the vine. If necessary worker will reroute a water line and a ditch must be dug with a shovel. Depending on the hardness of the ground, a pick might be used. If the hardness is really bad or a long area needs to be dug, a jackhammer may be necessary. This is a hydraulic tool attached to a generator that provides the power to dig into the hard ground. During harvest the grapes must be picked and a tool with a sharp protective blade is used to cut the stem. The grapes are put in 5 gallon buckets and transported to the transfer center. The worker then distributes them into stacking grates for transfer to the vine detachment center. The worker unpacks empty bottles to the cleaning station. Worker will sanitize each bottle with hot water. The worker places the bottles on a filling tube. Once the bottle is full the worker places it under the corking machine. After the cork is inserted the worker places the bottle in a carton/box containing 20 bottles of the wine.
Job Classification:
45-2092.00 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

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
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
M Bar W Vineyard
Company Name:
LJ6GK, LLC
Location:
Ramona, CA 92065
Telephone Number:
+19728977900

Worksite

Address:
18052 Highland Valley Road, Ramona, CA 92065

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22291-535783
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
0
Date Posted:
10/25/2022

Share