Field Brothers Farms Agricultural Equipment Operators in Stephen, Minnesota
Need 12 full time, temporary, seasonal, Agricultural Equipment Operators to work for Field Brothers Farms in Stephen, MN. From: 03/14/2021 to 12/01/2021 Work: 48 hrs./week, Mon. - Sat. 8 hrs./day 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: Drive and operate farm machinery, plant, cultivate, spray, fertilize, harvest, store grain crops of corn, soybeans, spring wheat, and sugar beets. Attach farm implements, e.g. plow, disc, drill to tractor, till soil, plant and cultivate grain. Tow harvesting equipment, drive/operate self-propelled combine to harvest crops. General lubrication, service (check fluids) and mechanical repair to farm machinery. Drive grain trucks to transport crops to elevator or storage area. Wage rate may increase with verifiable experience. Employer may reward exceptional work with monetary or other benefits in addition to those listed here at his sole discretion. JOB REQUIREMENTS: Minimum of (3) months experience required. Must be able to lift 60 lbs. To comply with Federal, State and County regulations must be willing to obtain an appropriate drivers license within 30-90 days of hire. If applicant does have a license, applicant must furnish employer with current drivers abstract showing acceptable driving record. No high school diploma/GED required. Employer requires drug screen post hire at employer's expense due to the liability of driving heavy trucks and equipment on public roads. Employer requires criminal background check post hire at employer's expense due to expensive tools on the farm. Failure to pass drug screen and/or criminal background check will result in termination of employment. Must Apply By: 07/24/2021 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#21-081, JO#11450805 332 Minnesota St., Ste. E200 St. Paul, MN 55101-1351 FAX: 651-297-7722 Attn: H-2A#21-081 JO#11450805 CALL: Mary Garcia, FLC Coordinator 651-259-7513. Must have proof of legal authority to work in U.S.