NBBO Farming Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop in Hector, New York
6 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 2/1/2021-12/01/2021.
Workers will perform any combination of tasks related to the cultivating, harvesting and processing of fruit and vegetable crops including, but not limited to: pruning; pulling brush; tying; weeding; thinning; irrigation; fertilizing; mowing; harvesting; grading; sorting; classifying fruit by size, weight, or condition; placing fruit in containers; and taping, moving, and stacking cartons. Use farm equipment (mechanical and manual), implements and tools such as shovel, shears, saw and hoe. Field work begins at assigned time shortly after daylight. Work may be performed in light rain and in high humidity, and in temperatures ranging from 100+ degrees to below 35 degrees F. In addition responsibilities include maintaining and keeping structures and barns in good order.
* Minimum of three months experience required
* Lifting requirement of 60 lbs.
* Exposure to extreme temps and repetitive movements
Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from thhe NYSDOL website at http://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm