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Paplow Harvesting Agricultural Equipment Operator in Worthington, Minnesota

Need 16 full-time, temporary, seasonal Agricultural Equipment Operators to work for Paplow Harvesting as part of custom harvesting crew traveling from Worthington, MN to OK, KS, NE, MT, ND, TX, SD, and IA. From: 3/01/2021 to 12/15/2021 Work: 48 hrs/wk, Mon- Sat, 8 hrs/day Wages vary by state (see below). In Minnesota only, hours worked in excess of 48 hours in a work week will be paid at the rate of time and a half. JOB DUTIES: Operate self-propelled custom harvesting machines to harvest a variety of grain and oilseed crops. Adjust speed of cutters, blowers and conveyors and height of cutting head, using hand tools. Change cutting head as appropriate for crop. Drive heavy truck to transport produce to elevator or storage area. Drive transporter truck to haul harvesting machines between work sites. Service machinery and make in-field repairs. Employer may pay performance-based incentive bonuses at the end of the contract period at the employer's discretion. JOB REQUIREMENTS: 3 months experience; must have a High School Diploma/GED; must have CDL or appropriate driver's license or be able to obtain CDL with 30 days of hire. Post hire drug testing at employer's expense; failing a drug test will result in termination. Must Apply By: 07/24/2021 EXPECTED ITINERARY: MN-- 03/01/2021 to 05/24/2021 OK-- 05/25/2021 to 06/07/2021 KS-- 06/08/2021 to 07/03/2021 NE-- 07/04/2021 to 07/31/2021 MT-- 08/01/2021 to 09/01/2021 ND-- 08/16/2021 to 09/03/2021 SD-- 09/04/2021 to 11/19/2021 MN-- 11/19/2021 to 11/20/2021 SD-- 11/20/2021 to 11/30/2021 MN-- 12/01/2021 to 12/15/2021 WAGES: MN--$14.40/hr. OK--$12.67/hr. KS--$14.99/hr. NE--$14.99/hr. MT--$13.62/hr. ND--$14.99/hr. SD--$14.99/hr. 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 showing work experience to: MN DEED/FLC, Attn: H-2A#21-065, JO#11436234 332 Minnesota Street, Ste. E200 St. Paul, MN 55101-1351 FAX: 651-297-7722 Attn: H-2A#21-065, JO#11436234 CALL: Mary Garcia, FLC Coordinator 651-259-7513 Must have proof of legal authority to work in U.S