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My-T Acres Farmworkers & Laborers in Batavia, New York

14 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs Available 04/15/2021 - 10/31/2021` Manually hand and/or machine plant cabbage plants. Hand weed/hoe weeds from cabbage, beets, beans, carrots, and/or potatoes. Manually pick/lift/carry stones from fields to truck/loader/woods to clear fields. Cut, chop, and/or pull weeds or vines, pick up wood, sticks, and/or stones from fields or hedgerows. Farmyard work including raking, picking up sticks and/or leaves from yards. Hand harvest sweet corn. Hand pack, count, sort, and/or stack sweet corn in bin or on a pallet. Will assemble and close crates, boxes or bins. Will ride on carrot/beet harvester to manually remove tops and/or dirt. Will clean and maintain vegetable harvesting equipment. Assist in the repair and cleaning of potato harvesting equipment and potato barn equipment. Will clean potato and/or sweet corn waste from packing area. Will ride potato harvester and pick stone clods and bad potatoes. Manually grade, cut defective potatoes including green potatoes. Will hand cut/harvest cabbage or assist in cabbage harvest that is harvested mechanically. Load, unload, carry, hookup, and/or monitor irrigation pipe or systems. Workers rarely stand in one place for any period of time. Workers must be able to stand, sit, stoop, squat kneel, crouch, bend, (from the waist), push, pull reach, lift and carry items weighing up to 75 pounds in the course of performing required activities. Work is performed in outdoor agricultural fields and involves exposure to sun, wind, rail, soil, mud, dust, heat, cold and other natural elements. Worker must be able to withstand working in the direct sunlight, and weather conditions ranging from hot and humid weather, moderate rain and cold while performing their required job duties. Workers may also work inside at storage, sorting, and/or packing areas. Workers should come prepared wearing appropriate clothing and footwear for the environmental and working conditions described. Requirements: * 3 months experience in the described tasks. * Driver requirements * Exposure to extreme temperatures * Lifting requirement of 50 lbs. * Repetitive movements, extensive pushing/pulling, extensive sitting, and frequent stooping * Post-hire drug screen, at the employer's expense. The full terms and conditions of the job (form ETA790a) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from this website: seasonaljobs.dol.gov. For qualified applicants requiring a Spanish translation of this job order, please email DIPA@labor.ny.gov or call 1-877-466-9757. Please include the applicant name and job order number in your request.

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