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Hickory Hill Farm LLC Agricultural Equipment Operator in Johnstown, New York

1 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Job available 8/12/2022-11/3/2022. Farm equipment operator to run 100 HP tractors, tractor-drawn machinery for the harvest of pumpkins. Use hand tools such as pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Will drive/ operate farm vehicles including trucks and forklifts. Load pumpkins in to bins and load onto trailers. Repair and maintain farm vehicles, implements, and mechanical equipment. Workers should report for work with their own suitable work clothing. Field temperatures may range from 0 to 90+ degrees (F) with possible wet morning conditions Due to health and safety concerns relating to pesticide application and the operation of equipment on our farm, workers are required to have the ability to comprehend simple oral and written instructions in English. Requirements: * Workers referred against this order must have a minimum of 3 months experience in performing tasks described in this order in an agricultural setting. * After hiring, employer may conduct random drug tests at employer's expense. * Lifting requirement of 80 lbs. * Workers must have or be able to obtain a driver's license. * Driver requirements * Exposure to extreme temperatures * Repetitive movements, extensive pushing/pulling, frequent stooping/bending, and extensive walking. The full terms and conditions of the job (form ETA790a) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from this website: For qualified applicants requiring a Spanish translation of this job order, please email or call 1-877-466-9757. Please include the applicant name and job order number in your request.