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Weed Farms Inc. Farmworker and Laborer in Marlboro, New York

6 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 8/4/2019-11/7/2019.

Manually prune, plant, cultivate, and harvest fruits and vegetables such as apples, peaches, pears, plums, tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, and pumpkins. Use hand tools, such as shovels, hoes, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties include tilling soil, weeding, thinning, and/or pruning crops. Set up and operate irrigation equipment. Use tractors and trucks on farm property to move equipment and supplies. Harvest fruits by hand. Worker must be physically able to pick tree fruit, most of which is done from ladders with lower branches being picked from the ground.

Requirements:

* Must have a minimum of three months of verifiable experience in performing the tasks described.
* Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs.
* Due to safety concerns on a farm, workers must understand basic instructions in English.
* Employer will train
* Exposure to extreme temperatures, repetitive movements, extensive walking, 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.

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