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Brightly Farms LLC Farmworker: Diversified in Hamlin, New York

11 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 4/1/2020-12/23/2020.

Apples: Workers will perform various tasks involved in planting, cultivation (including pruning and thinning) and harvesting fruit according to supervisor's instructions. Workers will till soil, plant stock, and do pruning activities using a variety of tools. Workers will aid in irrigation duties. Will aid in minor repair of wooden fruit containers. Workers will harvest fruit according to color, size, and degree of maturity as specified by supervisor and place into bushel baskets taking the extra time, care and effort not to bruise or scar the fruit. In some instances, fruit harvest will be done from an 8 or 16-foot ladder weighing up to 30 lbs. All workers must be able to lift and carry ladder, as well as work from the top of the ladder. Harvest Productivity Standards: Workers must maintain a 5% or better bruising rate. Allergies to varieties of ragweed, goldenrod, insecticides, related agricultural chemicals, etc, may affect workers ability to perform the work described herein.
Workers will also plant, cultivate and harvest vegetables: Cabbage, Squash, Pumpkins, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Vegetables & Peppers.

Requirements:

* Required to have three months experience hand harvesting produce on a commercial farm.
* Lifting requirement of 75 lbs.
* Repetitive movements, extensive pushing/pulling, extensive walking and frequent stooping/bending.
* Exposure to extreme temperatures.
* Workers are subject to random drug testing, post-hire, at the employer's expense.

Full job order (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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