Beckens Fruit Farm Incorporated Farmworker and Laborer, Crop* in Sodus, New York
15 fulltime seasonal H-2A jobs available 08/20/219 - 11/15/2019
Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest apples. Use hand tools such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties include tilling soil and applying fertilizers; transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops; applying pesticides; cleaning, loading, and packing harvested products. Construct trellises, repair fences and farm buildings, or participate in irrigation activities. Operate tractors, tractor drawn machinery, and self propelled machinery. Repair and maintain farm vehicles and implements.
* 1 month of verifiable experience in performing tasks described in this order.
* Employer will train 1 day. Must meet production standards: 3 bins (60 bushels) of fresh market apples and/or 4 bins (80 bushels) processing apples per day.
* Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
* Repetitive movements.
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.