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Mandy Spring Farm Nursery, Inc. Nursery Workers in Granville, New York

8 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 4/19/2019-12/15/2019. Perform variety of tasks, including but not limited to: plant, propagate, root, water, fertilize, spray, monitor, prune, trim, pinch, weed, load, transport, discard and rotate stock. Workers will plant seed in trays kept in environmentally controlled structure. Work with container plants, shrubs and trees in greenhouse and field grown containers. Transplant seedlings to prepared beds using hand tools, such as hoes and shovels or power drawn implements. Occasional travel to customer locations within Washington county, NY to install plants/trees raised on nursery property may be required. Must be able to work in cold, wet, hot and humid weather, and able to work on feet in bent, squat, kneel, stooped, or standing positions for longer periods of time. Workers handling pesticides will receive proper training. Work tools, supplies, and equipment provided by employer at no cost or deposit. Hours may vary based on weather and crop conditions. Bonuses, raises or higher wages may be paid in employer's sole discretion based on a variety of factors including, but not limited to performance, experience, skill or tenure to any worker. Requirements: * 3 months experience. * Employer will train * Extensive sitting, extensive walking and frequent stooping. * Exposure to extreme temperatures * Lifting requirement of 50 lbs. * Repetitive movements * Extensive pushing/pulling * Drug screening post hire at the 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

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