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Chuck Hafner Farms LLC Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, in North Syracuse, New York

8 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 2/14/2020-12/13/2020.

Plant, spray, weed, fertilize, and water plants and flowers using hand and gardening tools. Transplant and/or pot and label them. Fell plants leaves and note their coloring to detect the presence of insects or disease. Operate 75hp tractors and other machinery and equipment to fetilize, cultivate and spray greenhouses, plants, pumpkins, and conifer trees. Will operate equipment in farm fields and drive on farm roads. Inspect plants and bud ties to assess quality. Spray plants/flowers/trees with prescribed herbicides, fungicides and pesticides to control diseases and insects under strict supervision.

Dig, cut, and transplant seedlings, cuttings and conifers. Move containerized plants, and flowers, using wheelbarrows or tractors. Clean work areas. Haul and spread topsoil, fertilizer, peat moss and other materials to condition soil, using wheelbarrows or carts and shovels. Will lift and carry bags of fertilizer weighing up to 80 pounds. Maintain and repair irrigation and climate control systems. Harvest pumpkins.


* Must be able to physically lift up to 80 pounds.
* Post-hire random drug tests at employer's expense.
* Minimum of 3 months experience in performing tasks described in this order.
* Ability to comprehend simple instructions in English

Crops include: hanging baskets, perennials, annuals, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers,squash, cabbage, conifer trees and flowers.

Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from the NYSDOL website at