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 January 1, 2023) and the national monthly AEWR for herding or production of livestock work on the range (effective January 1, 2023), please visit: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/eta/foreign-labor/wages/adverse-effect-wage-rates

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Farm Worker

Taylor Farms

Schlater, MS

$13.67 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16622999232
Email address to Apply:
jay-laura@msn.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
3
Job Duties:
Job duties include operating various farm equipment to till soil, plant, cultivate, irrigate, spray, harvest, and transport crops to the storage area. Equipment that employees will operate includes but is not limited to tractors, sprayers, combines, track hoe, backhoe, and tractors with various implements attached. Non CDL farm trucks will be loaded with agricultural products and driven on the farm and to storage facilities. Duties also involve working with grain bins such as sweeping, shoveling, and operating conveyors and augers. Manual labor includes but is not limited to mechanical repair and maintenance on equipment and around the farm; maintaining an organized shop location; laying, poking holes, and picking up poly pipe; using hand tools in fields; weeding; and working with levee gates. There are few typical days and workers may be required to change duties and/or locations often and engage in various general functions. Daily duties may vary depending on crop, weather, and field conditions. The employer reserves the right to increase workers' pay or provide bonuses based on tenure, performance, or other factors that are solely based on the discretion of the employer.
Job Classification:
45-2091.00 - Agricultural Equipment Operators

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:
Job requires having or being able to obtain a drivers license within 30 days of hire. Basic English literacy and math skills are required. Job will require periods when workers may be exposed to varying weather conditions and extensive pushing, pulling, sitting, walking, stooping, bending, or repetitive movements. Random drug testing and criminal background checks may occur post-hire at the employers expense. These checks may be performed to ensure a safe housing and work environment for all workers.
Number of Hours Per Week:
57
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Taylor Farms
Location:
Schlater, MS 38952
Telephone Number:
+16622999232

Worksite

Address:
24003 CR 115, Schlater, MS 38952

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23344-556278
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/31/2023

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