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J&L Orchards, LLC Farmworkers & Laborers in New Paltz, New York

2 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs Available 5/28/2019-11/1/2019.

Manually plant, prune, cultivate, and harvest fruits and vegetables such as: apples, peaches, plums, berries, grapes, cherries, and pumpkins. Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears and knives. Duties include, tilling soil, and applying fertilizer; transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops. Identity plants, pests and weeds to determine the selection and application of pesticides and fertilizers.

Repair and maintain farm vehicles, implements, and mechanical equipment. Construct trellises, repair fences and farm buildings. Harvest fruit and vegetables by hand. Pick apples for fresh marketing.

Requirements:

* 3 months of verifiable experience in performing the tasks described in this order.
* Employer will train
* Lifting requirement of 75 lbs.
* Exposure to extreme temperatures
* Repetitive movements, extensive walking and frequent stooping.

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

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