NY Employer Graders and Sorters in Peru, New York
12 fulltime seasonal H-2A jobs available 8/16/2021-5/1/2022. This work order is for qualified people to perform any combination of tasks related to packing fresh market apples including, but not limited to, operating apple grading equipment, labelers and baggers; adjusting, maintaining and cleaning packing machines; folding cardboard containers; grade and sort by hand, or classify unprocessed apples by size, weight, color or condition, placing apples by hand into containers, tape, move and stack cartons on pallets. Repair bulk apple bins and pallets. Use hand tools such as: bag taper, stapler, air-hammer, broom and mop. Employer will furnish to workers without cost all tools and equipment required to perform duties assigned. Workers must be willing to work in varied weather conditions and should report for work with their own suitable work clothing. Beginning and ending times may vary due to weather and crop conditions. Requirements: * Workers referred as a result of this order must have a minimum of 1 month of verifiable experience in performing the tasks described in this job description. * Employer will provide 1 day of training and allow 2 days of work for worker to satisfactorily perform duties described: Productivity must be at least 60 bushel boxes/7 hours worked with no more than 1% bruising. * Due to Federal food safety regulations, workers must speak and take directions in simple English. * Must be able to lift and carry 75 pounds. * Exposure to extreme temperatures, repetitive movements, extensive pushing/pulling/walking, frequent stooping/bending. 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.