Maple Lane Nursery Nursery Workers in Valatie, New York
8 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 3/01/2019 - 12/01/2019.
Plants, cultivates and harvests bare root, balled and burlapped trees and shrubs, containerized trees, shrubs perennials and performs related duties. Jobs include any combination of planting, cultivating, hoeing, propagating, transplanting, fertilizing, pruning, spacing, preparing soil, weeding, spraying and watering, tagging, mowing, loading/unloading, trucks. Uncover and/or recover winter storage houses. Load/unloads trucks and wagons.
Performs any other duties involved in the maintenance of plant materials and nursery stock. Plant seedlings or liners by hand; hand dig, load, unload, or transplant bare-root nursery stock; straighten, tie, prune and shear trees and shrubs; cut, pull or remove, mow weeds, or grass; move irrigation equipment; apply agricultural chemicals: herbicides and insecticides and apply fertilizer.
* Must have up to six months of verifiable experience in aforementioned.
* Must be able to lift 60 lbs.
* Exposure to extreme temps, repetitive movements, extensive walking and frequent stooping.
Entire job duty description (ETA790 and Spanish translation of terms and conditions) can be found on the NYSDOL website at http://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm