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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Agricultural Equipment Operators

LWM Farms, Inc.

Searcy, AR

$13.67 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16623934241
Email address to Apply:
jobs@h2acomplete.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
Workers will perform assigned duties as instructed by their supervisor. Duties may vary from time to time. Duties performed: drive and operate farm machinery to plant, cultivate, harvest, and store grain crops such as: rice, corn, and soybeans. Operations of late model John Deere and Case IH tractors pulling disc, field cultivator, land plane, air planters, levee disc, grain carts, and mowers. Workers may also operate B29SR John Deere Tractor, 290 Case IH Tractor, 9370 Case IH Tractor, 5310 John Deere Tractor, M130 John Deere Tractor, International Pro-Series Big Truck with hopper bottom trailer. Operation of harvesting equipment including Case IH combine. Operation of R4023 John Deere Sprayer, applying pesticides to crops. Operation of 18-wheeler grain truck (no CDL required). Perform a variety of duties such as lubricating and making minor repairs to farm machinery. Cleaning and servicing sprayers and water trucks. Workers may transport other workers to/from worksite to housing and to/from the grocery store each week. Workers will have 2 vehicles accessible at all times and will be able to use them to drive to fields and grocery. These vehicles may also be used to haul tools and supplies needed to perform daily jobs to workers on the farm. Each worker drives himself most times. The transportation duties are "as needed" and not on a fixed plan or schedule.
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:
Applicants must be 18 years or older. Employer may conduct a criminal background check on all new applicants for employment. Must be able to work with minimum supervision. There is a lifting requirement of 100 lbs. The majority of the workday is spent outdoors. Workers must be able to climb, stand, sit, stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, bend (from the waist), push, pull reach, and lift. Work is performed in outdoor agricultural fields and involves exposure to sun, wind, rain, soil, mud, dust, heat, cold, and other natural elements. Worker must be able to withstand working in the direct sunlight and weather conditions ranging from hot and humid weather, moderate rain and cold while performing their required job duties. Hours and days of work may vary due to weather conditions. Cell phone can only be used during breaks, emergencies, and to communicate with supervisor when needed. Workers should come prepared wearing
Number of Hours Per Week:
45
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
LWM Farms, Inc.
Location:
Searcy, AR 72143
Telephone Number:
+18702197863

Worksite

Address:
248 Lewis Lane, Searcy, AR 72143

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23345-557382
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/21/2023

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