Markristo Farm Agricultural Equipment Operators in Hillsdale, New York
3 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 4/1/2020 - 12/13/2020.
Drives and operates farm machines to grow and harves combination of kinds of crop such as berries, kale, collards, chard, salad greens, tomatoes, eggplants, herbs, onions, squash, green beans, cabbage, and flowers. Attaches farm implements such as plows, discs, seeders, manure spreader, and trailers to tractors and drives tractor and operates implements in fields and barn yard. Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables, flowers, and field crops using hand tools such as, shovels, trowels, hoes, shears and knives.
Duties include tilling, transplanting, weeding, thinning, pruning, picking, cleaning, packing, and loading crops. Constructs trellises, repair fences and farm buildings. Set up and operate irrigation equipment. Adjust, repair, and maintain farm vehicles, implements, and mechanical equipment, inform managers of crop condition, insect and disease problems.
* Must have six months verifiable experience in the aforementioned.
* Must lift 50 pounds
* Exposure to extreme temperatures
Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation of terms and conditions) can be found on the NYSDOL website at: http://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm