Fino Farms, LLC Farmworkers and Laborers in Milton, New York
9 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 6/1/2021-12/15/2021. Manually prune, cultivate, & harvest fruits & vegetables (apples, pears, peaches, plums nectarines, grapes & mixed vegetables) Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, & knives. Duties include; weeding, thinning, or pruning crops. Set up & operate irrigation equipment. Harvest fruits by hand. Pick apples for fresh marketing and/or processing. After training period of 4 days, a minimum productivity standard applies; 100 bu boxes of fresh market apples per day. All fruit to be handled with care to avoid bruising. Fruit injured by bruising, not to exceed 4%. Workers may be instructed to selectively pick mature fruit according to size, color & other USDA standards. Worker must be physically able to pick tree fruit, most of which is done from ladders with lower branches being 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. Filled bucket weighing up to 40 lbs. Workers required to handle ladders up to 24 long and weighing about 2 lbs per foot. Requirements: * Must have a minimum of three months of experience in performing the tasks described. * Must be physically able to lift up to 75 lbs. on a consistent basis throughout the day. * Exposure to extreme temperatures. * Repetitive movements, extensive walking and frequent stooping. The full terms and conditions of the job (form ETA790a) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from this website: seasonaljobs.dol.gov. For qualified applicants requiring a Spanish translation of this job order, please email DIPA@labor.ny.gov or call 1-877-466-9757. Please include the applicant name and job order number in your request.