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Behling Orchards Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop in Mexico, New York

33 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 8/8/2019-11/8/2019.

Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest apples. Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties include tilling soil and applying fertilizers; transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops; applying pesticides; cleaning, packing, and loading harvested products. Repair fences and farm buildings, or participate in irrigation activities. Set up and operate irrigation equipment. Operate tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, and self-propelled machinery to plow, harrow, and fertilize soil, or to plant, cultivate, spray, and harvest crops. Repair and maintain farm vehicles, implements, and mechanical equipment. Harvest fruits by hand. Apply pesticides, herbicides, or fertilizers to crops.

Requirements:

* Must have a minimum of 3 months verifiable experience in the tasks described in this order.
* Lifting requirement of 80 lbs.
* Post-hire random drug tests at employer's expense.
* Driver requirements
* Exposure to extreme temps, repetitive movements, extensive pushing/pulling, & extensive walking.

Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from the the NYSDOL website http://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm.

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