Kansas Department of Commerce Farmworkers, farm, ranch and animals in Manhattan, Kansas
This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11298877 The employees for this position will be responsible for complete care and maintenance of the birds in the confinement. Employees will feed and water birds, watch for birds that appear sick or unhealthy, remove dead birds from the confinement. While this need would ordinarily be permanent in nature, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are in temporary need of additional laborers inside the confinement. We have implemented additional COVID-19 protocol (please see attached protocol), which has temporarily increased our need for additional employees.The employer will furnish free and convenient cooking and kitchen facilities so workers may prepare their own meals. Employer will provide (on a voluntarily basis) transportation to assure workers access to stores where they can purchase groceries and/or other incidentals.If free and convenient kitchen facilities become unavailable for any reason, the employer will provide three (3) meals a day for which it will charge individual workers, by payroll deduction, no more than the daily permitted amount as provided in 20 CFR 655.173, which was $12.68 as of March 20, 2020, and which may be increased or decreased during the period of this employment.Additional hours of work, i.e., on Sabbath, or holidays may be offered under this job order, but may not be required. Workers will work on their feet in bent, stooped and crouched positions and on ladders up to ten (10) feet in height for long periods of time. Employees must be able to lift and carry materials or equipment with a weight of 75 pounds frequently throughout the workday. Work requires repetitive movements and extensive walking. Workers are expected to work outside in all weather conditions including cold, snow, rain, and heat. Temperatures may range from -20 to 110 F. Workers may be required to work during rain and snow conditions that are not severe enough to stop operations. Workers should be physically able to do the work required. Workers will be expected to work on days that are deemed workable by Employer's management. Disciplinary action may be taken if worker does not show up for work due to stated conditions. Workers are expected to be at work on time every day work is available and to work the full workday as specified in this job order.