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Hilltop Fruit Farms Farmworker and Laborer in Williamson, New York

8 full-time, seasonal H-2A positions available 09/05/2020 - 11/05/2020

Orchard maintenance, harvest apples, move site to site. Apples injured by bruising during picking shall not exceed 1% (WNY) for fresh and 1% (WNY) for processing as defined in the U.S. standard for grades. Productivity must be at least 4-20 bushel bins fresh market and/or 6-20 bushel bins processing fruit per day. Workers must have experience working at piece rate production and must have experience in working with farm sanitary and safety practices as required in Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)plans. Workers should report for work with their own suitable work clothing. Field temperatures may range from 0to 90+ degrees (F) with possible wet morning conditions Due to health and safety concerns relating to pesticide application and the operation of equipment on our farm, workers are required to have the ability to comprehend simple oral instructions in English. Must be physically able to lift up to 75 pounds *Workers referred against this order must have a minimum of 3 months experience in performing tasks described in this order.

Job Requirements:
* Exposure to extreme temperatures
* Frequent stooping
* Extensive sitting or walking
* Extensive pushing or pulling
* Lift 75 pounds
* Repetitive movements

Full job description should be provided to referred customers and can be found at https://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm

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