Van Erkel Farms – Agricultural Equipment Operator

Published 10:02 am Friday, February 22, 2019

Help Wanted

Van Erkel Farms, Inc. in Hollandale, MN is hiring (4) temporary Agricultural Equipment Operator from 3/31/2019 to 12/01/2019: 48 hrs./wk.

Worker will prepare seed potatoes for shipping, plant, cultivate and harvest vegetables using tractor and tractor implements.

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Attaches farm implements, such as plow, planter, fertilizer applicator to tractor and drives tractor in fields to prepare soil and plant, fertilize, and harvest crops.

Thins, hoes, and weeds row crops using hand implements.

Vegetables to be grown include; seed potatoes, carrots, corn, soybeans, and sweet corn.

Must have 3 months experience in truck and tractor farming work. $13.54/hr (prevailing wage).

Guarantee of 3/4 of the workdays.

All work tools, equipment and supplies are provided without cost to the worker.

Free housing is provided to workers who cannot reasonably return to their permanent residence at the end of the workday.

Transportation and subsistence expenses to the worksite will be provided or paid by the employer upon 50% of the work contract, or earlier.

Send resume or contact: Foreign Labor Coordinator, 1st National Bank Building, 332 Minnesota Street, Suite E200, St. Paul, MN 55101-1351, Phone (651) 259- 7513, or your nearest State Workforce Agency and reference job #10377437.