K.S. Datthyn Farms Farmworker and Laborer in Sodus, New York
4 Fulltime Seasonal H-2A Jobs available 9/15/19-6/10/2020.
Plant, cultivate and harvest onions. Plant roots, seed and bulbs. Till soil. Weed and thin plants. Pick, cut, lift, or pull crops. Use hand tools including hoes, shovels, shears, clippers, loppers and saws. Use power equipment including tractors, planters, fork lifts.
Packing house: Workers will pack onions. Perform regular duties in a packing house, including sorting onions into bins, bagging product, stacking bags on pallets, loading and unloading and preparing orders for shipment.
Will manually plant and cultivate apple trees. Use hand tools. Till soil and apply fertilizers. Construct trellises, repair fences and farm building or participate in irrigation activities. Repair and maintain bins, farms vehicles, implements and mechanical equipment.
* Requires a minimum of three months of prior experience working on a vegetable farm, handling both manual and machine tasks associated with commodity production and harvest activities.
* Lifting requirement of 60 lbs.
* Repetitive movements, extensive walking and frequent stooping.
* Exposure to extreme temperatures.
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.