Samascott Orchards Farmworker and Laborer in Kinderhook, New York
36 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 4/1/2021-12/1/2021.
Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables and fruits. Use hand and power tools to till, fertilize, transplant, weed, thin, prune, apply pesticides, clean, irrigate, and load produce. Operate, repair, maintain tractors/implements to grow and harvest crops. Mix and apply agrichemicals, maintain fences and buildings.
Crops: Apples, peaches, cherries, plums, pears, grapes, berries, tomatoes, potatoes, peppers, peas, beans, sweet corn, garlic, onions, cucumbers, root crops, chard, and other specialty fruits and vegetables in small quantities.
* Three months verifiable experience required.
* Lifting requirement of 70 lbs.
* Exposure to extreme temperatures
* Repetitive movements and frequent stooping
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