J.A.M. of New Paltz, Inc. Farmworker and Laborer, Crop in New Paltz, New York
1 Fulltime Seasonal H-2A Job available 06/01/2022 - 11/15/2022 Under direction of supervisor, worker will cut grass, do weeding, prune trees and repair picking buckets also pick fresh fruit & vegetables: such as apples, pears, pumpkins, tomatoes & squash for fresh market and or processing. Productivity must be 80 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 required to handle ladders up to 24 long weighing about 2 lbs per foot. Must be physically able to lift up to 75 lbs on a consistent basis throughout the work day. Due to health & safety concerns on our farm workers must understand basic instruction in English. Workers referred as a result of this order must have a minimum of three months of verifiable experience in performing the tasks described in this order Requirements: * Must have a minimum of three months of verifiable experience in performing the tasks described. * Employer will train. * Exposure to extreme temperatures, repetitive movements, xtensive pushing/pulling, and frequent stooping/bending. * Lifting requirement of 75 lbs. consistently throughout the work day. 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.