Wertman Farm Farmworker and Laborer in Melrose, New York
3 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 04/01/2020 - 11/30/2020.
Manually and mechanically plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables (cabbage, kale, collards, broccoli, corn, cucumbers, peppers, eggplant, pumpkins, summer and fall squash). 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.
* Must have six months verifiable experience.
* Lifting requirement of 70 lbs.
* Exposure to extreme temperatures
* Frequent stooping and repetitive movements
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.