Two Lakes Vineyard Management, Inc. Farmworkers & Laborers in Lodi, New York
4 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 3/1/2019-11/1/2019.
**This is a joint job order with Buttonwood Vineyards, Boundary Breaks Vineyard, Thirsty Owl Wine Company, and Hosmer Winery**
Manually plant, cultivate, care for and harvest grapes. Use hand tools, such as, but not limited to trowels, hoes, pick irons, hammers, pry bars, wire tighteners, shovels, axes, tampers, pruning shears, loppers and picking shears.
Duties include: tilling soil, spreading fertilizer, planting, transplanting, weeding, pruning, thinning crops, moving catch wires, hedging, installation and removal of bird / animal deterrents such as nesting, seeding cover crops, applying mulch / compost leaf removal, applying fertilizer, herbicides, and pesticides. Operation of power equipment, such as chain saws, trimmers, hedgers, power washers, operation and maintenance of tractors and tractor pulled equipment used in the day to day vineyard operation, picking, sorting, loading harvested product, construct and maintain trellises, fences, machinery, equipment, buildings, landscaping, drainage systems and ditches, irrigation systems, hand harvest and load harvested fruit.
* 3 months experience
* Lifting requirement of 40 lbs.
* Exposure to extreme temperatures and repetitive movements
* Drug screen - post-hire at the employers expense
* Extensive pushing/pulling, extensive walking and frequent stooping.
Full job order (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from the NYS DOL website at https://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm