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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

F. Madrid Harvesting, Inc.

La Porte, IN

$18.18 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18636120368
Email address to Apply:
f.madridharvesting@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
99
Job Duties:
Workers will perform assign duties as instructed by their supervisor. Rogueing: the worker will walk down the aisles between the plants in the corn fields, removing the corn plants that are from a different species leaving the field ready for detasseling. Seed Corn Sorting: After the machine harvests the seed corn from the fields, the corn cobs will be put on a conveyer belt so the workers can sort the corn cubs by size and class. Corn detasseling: the worker will walk down the aisles between the plants in the corn fields, removing the spikes that are left after the detasseling machine passes through. Workers will remove the spikes and drop them on the ground. Hand weeding: Workers will walk through the fields pulling the weeds around the crop plants. General Maintenance: Workers on physical work restrictions or when harvesting work is not available may be required to perform miscellaneous clean-up work on work site property, on structures utilized in the work site operation, and on housing for harvesting workers. Such clean-up activities include the sprouting, pruning, and painting of trees; debris, weeds, and vine removal; irrigation repair; housing and structure cleaning and repair, washing field equipment, pick up rocks from fields, hoeing, handle bags of seed, filling bins/dryers with seed, corn baling. The worker in order to perform this kind of work must be able to work outside for at least 6 hours a day in all kinds of weather and be in possession of the requisite physical strength and endurance, working quickly and skillfully with their hands, a one month experience in this type of work is required The employer will provide the tools necessary to perform the described job duties without charge to the worker. The employer will charge the worker for reasonable costs related to the worker's refusal or negligent failure to return the tools or due to such worker's willful damage or destruction of the tools. Employees may volunteer to work additional hours when work is available, the worker is not required to work more than the stated daily hours in the contract and/or on a worker's Sabbath or federal holidays Workers should expect occasional periods of little or no work because of weather, crop or other conditions beyond the employer?s control. These periods can occur any time throughout the season. If workers request a leave of absence during the contract period, if the worker has been offered an opportunity to work, the hours will be deducted from the hours offered under the ETA-790 for the purposes of the three-quarter guarantee. A copy of the work contract or a copy of the ETA 790 in lieu of a work contract, and any modifications, will be provided to the H-2A worker no later than the time at which the worker applies for the Visa, or to a worker in corresponding employment, no later than on the day work commences. For an H-2A worker going from an H-2A employer to a subsequent H-2A employer, a copy of the contract will be provided no later than the time an offer of employment is made by the subsequent H-2A employer.
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:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
1
Special Requirements:
This type of work, involves working conditions that require tremendous stamina, a high level of physical activity in cold or extremely hot conditions in direct sunlight and in adverse weather such as rain. The work requires a high level of physical conditioning.
Number of Hours Per Week:
36
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:30 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
F. Madrid Harvesting, Inc.
Location:
LaBelle, FL 33975
Telephone Number:
+18636732381

Worksite

Address:
3701 IN-2, La Porte, IN 46350

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-24110-904977
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Rogueing $3.00 per acre. Estimated hourly wage rate equivalent for this piece rate is $18.00 /hr based on workers harvesting 6 acres /hr. Guarantee $18.18 /hr.
Date Posted:
5/8/2024

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