Sun Sprout Farm, LLC Farmworkers & Laborers in Chester, New York
7 Fulltime Seasonal H-2A Jobs Available 03/01/2021 - 11/30/2021
The Farmworker will perform a combination of the following duties in connection with growing a variety of certified organic vegetables including, cabbage, broccoli, carrots, greens, cucumbers, eggplant, herbs, onions, peppers. Tomatoes, squash among others. Participate in all aspects of crop production including soil preparation, greenhouse seeding, transplanting, cultivation, weeding, pruning, watering, harvesting, washing and marketing. Harvest full-grown crops requiring digging, picking, loading lifting. Load and transport harvested crops to market. Work in all weather conditions. Ability to lift 80lbs with assistance. 1-month experience as farmworker.
Random drug testing may be required post-hire at employer expense for both H-2A and domestic workers. 60 Hours/week. Additional hours required as necessary based on weather and crop progression. Hours may vary based on weather and crop conditions.
* 1 month experience preferred.
* Employer will train
* Lifting requirement of 80 lbs with assistance
* Repetitive movements
* Extensive pushing / pulling, extensive walking and frequent stooping.
* Exposure to extreme temperatures
* Random drug screening may be required post-hire at employers expense.
Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from the NYSDOL website at http://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a\_orders.shtm