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Van Erkel Farms, Inc. Agricultural Equipment Operators in Hollandale, Minnesota

Need 4 full time, temporary, seasonal Agricultural Equipment Operators to work for Van Erkel Farms in Hollandale, MN. From: 03/31/2021 to 12/01/2021 Work: 40 hrs./week, Mon.-Fri. 7 hrs./day, Sat. 5 hrs./day JOB DUTIES: Workers will prepare seed potatoes for shipping; plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables using tractor and tractor implements. Attach farm implements such as plow, planter, fertilizer applicator to tractor and drive tractors in fields to prepare soil and plant, fertilize, and harvest crops. Thin, hoe, and weed row crops using hand implements. Vegetables to be grown include: seed potatoes, carrots, corn, soybeans and sweet corn. JOB REQUIREMENTS: 3 months experience in truck and tractor farming work; able to lift 50 lbs.; able to perform work requiring exposure to extreme temperatures, extensive pushing, pulling, sitting, walking, stooping, bending over, and repetitive movements; no minimum education requirement. Must Apply By: 08/01/2021 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 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 $12.68 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#21-113, JO#11478237 332 Minnesota St., Ste. E200 St. Paul, MN 55101-1351 FAX: 651-297-7722, Attn: H-2A#21-113, JO#11478237 CALL: Mary Garcia, FLC Coordinator 651-259-7513 Must have proof of legal authority to work in U.S.