Rulfs Orchard, LLC Farmworker and Laborer in Peru, New York
5 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 6/1/2021-11/1/2021. Workers will be required to: manually plant, cultivate, and harvest fruits and vegetables; use hand tools, such as shovels, hoes, pruning hooks, shears and knives; till soil; transplant, weed, thin, and prune crops; clean and pack harvested products; drive and operate tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, trucks, and forklifts; transport harvested fruits and vegetables from field to packing house; prune trees seasonally to promote optimum growth of tree and fruit; and apply pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers to crops following DEC guidelines. Workers will also be asked to assist in greenhouses where workers will: mix dirt; fill containers; plant, spray, weed, fertilize and water plants and flowers; and perform tasks using hands and gardening tools. Workers must be able to comprehend simple English and be available to work Monday through Saturday. Requirements: * Workers referred against this order must have a minimum of three months verifiable experience. * Exposure to extreme temperatures. * Workers must be physically able to lift and carry up to 75 pounds on a consistent basis. * Post-hire drug screen at employers expense. * Frequent stooping/bending, extensive pushing/pulling, extensive walking, repetitive movements. 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.