Prosser Farms Agricultural Equipment Operators in Halma, Minnesota
Need 2 full time, temporary, seasonal Agricultural Equipment Operators to work for Prosser Farms in Halma, MN. From: 05/01/2020 to 01/30/2021 Work: 48 hrs./week, Mon.-Sat. 8 hrs./day Hours worked in excess of 48 hours in a work week will be paid at the rate of time and a half. JOB DUTIES: Operating large farm equipment and machinery equipped with GPS for cultivating, tilling, fertilizing, planting, and harvesting grain and oilseed crops such as wheat, soybeans, sugar beets, silage; transporting grain and oilseed crops from field to storage facilities; operating and maintaining irrigation systems; grain bin and auger operation; walking fields pulling off-type weeds; driving pickup to obtain parts and supplies; daily repairs and maintenance to equipment, machinery, and fences; maintaining and cleaning worksite and equipment. Work requires exposure to extreme temperatures, extensive pushing, pulling, sitting, walking, and repetitive movements. 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 years of experience with the employer, or other factors such as job performance, skill, or punctuality. Drug free workplace. JOB REQUIREMENTS: 3 months experience; must be able to obtain driver's license within 30 days of hire and obtain a clean driving record; must be able to lift 75 lbs.; possible post hire random drug test at no cost to worker; testing positive or failure to comply may result in immediate termination from employment; no minimum education requirement. 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 is 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 $12.46 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#20-219, JO#11027592 332 Minnesota St., Ste. E200 St. Paul, MN 55101-1351 FAX: 651-297-7722 Attn: H-2A#20-219, JO#11027592 CALL: Mary Garcia, FLC Coordinator 651-259-7513 Must have proof of legal authority to work in U.S.