Zingler Farms Inc. Farmworkers and Laborers in Kendall, New York
40 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 03/09/2020 - 11/20/2020
Workers will perform various tasks involved in planting, cultivating (including pruning and thinning), and harvesting apples and peaches according to supervisor's instructions. Workers will till soil, plant stock, and do pruning activities using a variety of tools. 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 3/4 bushel baskets taking the extra time, care, and effort not to bruise or scar the fruit.
Many of these duties will be performed on a ladder up to 16'. Workers will also plant and harvest strawberries. Workers will operate trucks, tractors, forklifts, tractor-drawn machinery, and self-propelled machinery for land preparation, maintenance and cultivation, including to plow, harrow, and fertilize soil and plants, and to plant, cultivate, and spray.
* Must have at least three months verifiable experience operating 50+ HP farm equipment
* Driver requirements
* Exposure to extreme temps, repetitive movements, extensive push/pulling and extensive walking.
* Frequent stooping
* Post-hire drug screening at the employers expense.
* Employer will train
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