Farm Worker-H-300-21355-777859

Job Duties

Job duties include the operation of large farm equipment to till land, plant, irrigate, chemical application by spraying, and harvest crops. This equipment includes tractors, planters, harvest equipment, irrigation motors, and tillage equipment. Duties will also include manual labor such as servicing the farm equipment by performing mechanical repairs and maintenance, performing weekly farm upkeep which includes cleaning around the farmstead and tending to the farm yard as needed, and working with irrigation pipe which includes laying the pipe, poking holes in the pipe, and picking up the pipe. Daily duties may vary depending on crop, weather, and field conditions. Pay increase or bonus may be possible depending on experience or merit.

Job Details
  • Visa Program:  H-2A
  • Industry:   Agriculture 
  • Full Time:  Yes
  • Part Time:  No
  • Recruiting:  5
  • Experience Required:  Yes
  • Months of Experience Required:  3
  • Average Number of Hours Per Week:  60
  • Minimum Hourly Wage:  12.45
  • Any special requirements?:  Employees must have basic English literacy and math skills as well as the ability to obtain a drivers license within 30 days of hire if they do not already have one. Drug screening and criminal background check may be done post-hire at the employer's expense to ensure safe work and living conditions. Job duties will require workers performing duties outdoors during periods when temperatures may exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Job Start:  March 01, 2022
  • Job End:  November 30, 2022
  • Job Case Number:  H-300-21355-777859
  • Name of Company:  Vanlandingham Farms
  • Location:  Leland, MISSISSIPPI
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