Roe Orchards Farmworkers and Laborers in Chester, New York
4 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 3/20/2019-11/30/2019.
Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables and fruits including apples, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, and squash. Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties include tilling soil and applying fertilizers; transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops. Construct trellises, repair fences and farm buildings. Harvest fruits and vegetables by hand.
* Must have three months of verifiable experience in performing the tasks described in this order.
* Lifting requirement of 75 lbs. on a consistent basis throughout the day.
* Exposure to extreme temperatures.
* Repetitive movements, extensive walking and frequent stooping.
Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from the NYSDOL website at https://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm