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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Farmworkers and Laborers

WENDREW FARMS, LLC

GUEYDAN, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18706307774
Email address to Apply:
WILKISON1975@GMAIL.COM
Web address to Apply:
WWW.ARJOBLINK.ARKANSAS.GOV

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
30
Job Duties:
Workers will get fields and equipment ready for crawfish season. Crawfish - repair/build traps, put traps out in fields and pick up traps from fields. Repair levees with shovel and repair pipes. Flood and drain fields. Workers will drive boat 50 to 70 acres to maintain, clean, sort and re-sack crawfish. Rice – Level rice bins, load/unload trucks. Workers may drive tractors, trucks and harvesting equipment. Workers may do general farm duties and keep field/equipment/work/living space clean. May drive workers to/from work locations and to grocery store. OFLC Administrator publishes new AEWR rates yearly and we reserve the right to adjust our job order to the new published rate regardless of rate increases or decreases. Raises and bonuses may be offered to any seasonal worker, at the employer’s discretion, based on individual factors including but not limited to, performance, experience, number of hours worked in the season, number of seasons worked with the company, adherence to work rules and ability to follow supervisor’s instructions.
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:
Worker will need three (3) months experience working with rice crops and crawfish. A valid Drivers' License required to transport workers to fields and grocery store. Employer may conduct background check on all new applicants for employment at employers expense. All tools, supplies and equipment will be provided at no cost to workers. Workers should come prepared wearing appropriate clothing and footwear for the environmental and working conditions described. Cell phone can only be used during breaks, emergencies, and communicated with supervisor when needed. Lifting/Carrying requirement may have a range of 5 - 40 lbs. Will work outdoors in extreme temperatures. Job involves extreme and repetitive movements such as: walking, sitting, stooping, pushing, pulling, and lifting. Safety training on tools and equipment will be provided, if necessary.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
WENDREW FARMS, LLC
Location:
HEBER SPRINGS, AR 72543
Telephone Number:
+18706307774

Worksite

Address:
WENDREW FARMS, LLC DIXIE ROAD - 30.030639, -92.627567, GUEYDAN, LA 70542

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22294-545505
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Employer may offer payment through check or direct deposit cash card. When multiple options are given the employee can choose how to receive wages.
Date Posted:
10/31/2022

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