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HH Dobbins & Son, LLC Farmworkers and Laborers in Lyndonville, New York

19 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 8/18/2019-11/10/2019.

Pick apples and pears for fresh market and/or processing. Productivity must be at least 5 bins per day for fresh market apples, 6 bins per day for processing apples, and 5 bins per day for processing pears. Workers must be physically able to pick fruit, most of which is done from ladders with lower branches picked from the ground. Picked fruit is placed in a metal-framed, canvas-covered picking bucket with canvas straps that slip over the head and rest on the shoulders. Workers may be instructed to selectively pick mature fruit according to size, color, and other USDA grade standards. Trim fruit trees, hand thin, weeding, hoeing, succoring, and summer thinning. Will also repair boxes and drive tractors.


* All applicants must have at least three months experience in the jobs listed in this order.
* Lifting requirement of 75 lbs.
* Employer will train
* Exposure to extreme temperatures
* Repetitive movements, extensive pushing/pulling, and extensive walking.

Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from the NYSDOL website at