Foslien Custom Harvesting, Inc. Agricultural Equipment Operators in Benson, Minnesota
Need 3 seasonal, full-time, temporary Agricultural Equipment Operators to work for Foslien Custom Harvesting, Inc., in Swift, Grant, and Chippewa Counties in MN, and in Hettinger County, ND. From: 05/01/2021 to 12/10/2021 Work: 48 hrs./week; Mon.-Sat. 8 hrs./day Minimum hourly wages: MN = $14.72 ND = $15.89 In Minnesota only: all hours worked in excess of 48 hours in a work week will be paid at the rate of time and a half. JOB DUTIES: Operates self-propelled custom class harvesting machines to harvest a variety of grain and oilseed crops. Adjusts speed of cutters, blowers and conveyers and height of cutting head, using hand tools. Changes cutting head as appropriate for crops; drives truck to transport produce to storage area. Drives harvesting machines between worksites. Services machinery, and makes in field repairs. Driving farm vehicle; minor daily and incidental upkeep to equipment and worksite. May have to work nights, possibly weekends. Employer may request but cannot require workers to work on their Sabbath. Rate of pay may be more depending on experience, or other factors such as job performance, skill, punctuality. JOB REQUIREMENTS: Six (6) months recent and verifiable experience required for the job duties listed; must be able to obtain within 30 days following hire appropriate CDL and obtain clean driving record to drive grain and transporter trucks; able to lift 75 lbs.; able to tolerate extreme temperatures, repetitive movements, extensive pushing, pulling, sitting, and walking; possible drug test after hire at no cost to worker; testing positive or failure to comply may result in immediate termination from employment; no minimum education requirement. Must Apply By: 08/21/2021 EMPLOYER ASSURANCES: Work guaranteed for 3/4 of contract period, starting with date of arrival at work site. Employer provides free housing for workers whose residence beyond normal commuting distance; employer pays inbound transportation and subsistence to work site upon 50% completion of work contract for workers whose residence is beyond normal commuting distance. Daily subsistence will be provided at a rate of at least $12.68 per day during travel to a maximum of $55.00 per day with receipts. APPLICATION PROCESS: Mail or Fax resume listing experience to: MN DEED/FLC, Attn: H-2A#21-161, JO#11524301 332 Minnesota St., Ste. E200 St. Paul, MN 55101-1351 FAX: 651-297-7722 Attn: H-2A#21-161, JO#11524301 CALL: Mary Garcia, FLC Coordinator 651-259-7513 Must have proof of legal authority to work in U.S.