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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Farmworker

Louisiana Ag Group, GP

Jennings, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13378246987
Email address to Apply:
chrisnoblesland@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
Daily duties include: crawfishing in boats, catching crawfish, performing crawfishing duties in fields; operating a small motorized or push boat; manually cutting up of fish bait; baiting/setting/checking traps; grade/wash crawfish for shipment; make/repair traps as needed; load/unload trucks; transport crawfish shipments to customers; operate farm equipment (tractors, excavators, etc.) and other farm equipment and vehicles; field prep., maintain field levees/roads; cut grass; water main.; manual shovel work; hoe weeds; spot spray; maintain buildings, equipment, farms and fences. Job involves frequent stooping and exposure to extreme temps,; must be able to lift 50 lbs.; random drug screening upon hire (paid for by employer); 3 months previous experience in similar occupation; daily work schedule includes 1 unpaid lunch hour. Base hours offered is 35 hours offered; overtime hours are usually offered during plentiful season and may include an additional 10-40 hours of overtime work depending on the nature of the season; higher wage may be paid based on experience. Entre las tareas diarias se incluyen: pesca de arrastre en botes, captura de langosta, realizacin de tareas de pesca de arrastre en campos; operar un pequeo barco motorizado o empujador; corte manual del cebo de pescado; trampas de barnizado/ajuste/comprobacin; graficar/lavar langosta para el envo; efectuar o reparar las trampas segn sea necesario; camiones de carga/descarga; transportar cargamentos de langosta a los clientes; explotar equipos agrcolas (tractores, excavadoras, etc.) y otros equipos y vehculos agrcolas; preparacin sobre el terreno, mantenimiento de diques y carreteras; pasto cortado; principal de agua; trabajo manual de palas; maleza de caballo; pulverizacin por manchas; mantener edificios, equipos, granjas y vallas. El trabajo implica paros frecuentes y exposicin a temperaturas extremas; debe ser capaz de levantar 50 libras.; deteccin aleatoria de drogas por contrato (pagada por el empleador); 3 meses de experiencia previa en una ocupacin similar; el horario de trabajo diario incluye 1 hora de almuerzo no pagada. El horario de base es de 35 horas; las horas extraordinarias suelen ofrecerse durante la temporada de abundancia y pueden incluir entre 10 y 40 horas adicionales de trabajo en horas extraordinarias dependiendo de la naturaleza de la temporada; se puede pagar un salario ms alto en funcin de la experiencia.
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:
NONE/NINGUNO
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Louisiana Ag Group, GP
Location:
Jennings, LA 70546
Telephone Number:
+13378246987

Worksite

Address:
1806 Highway 90 West, Jennings , LA 70546

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22294-544125
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/8/2022

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