DeFisher Fruit Farms Farmworkers and Laborers in Williamson, New York
10 Fulltime, Seasonal H-2A Jobs available 03/09/2021 - 11/20/2021
This is a joint job order with Rosario Brothers, LLC 3743 Eagle Harbor Road, Albion NY 14411
Tree pruning, operating apple sorting and pressing machines, orchard maintenance, operating snow removal equipment, including tractors, assisting with planting and early fruit harvesting. Depending on weather, crop or other conditions, workers may be requested, but not required to work up to seven days per week and/or on the Sabbath and up to 12 hours per day.
Employer will furnish to workers without cost all the tools and equipment required in the performance of the duties assigned. Workers should report for work with their own suitable clothes. Field temperatures may range from below 0 to 90+ degrees (F), with possible wet morning conditions. Workers must be physically able to lift up to 60 lbs on a consistent basis throughout the day. Workers who are not authorized by the employer must leave their cell phones in the camp; they are not to have their cell phones on them while working in the field. Due to health & safety concerns on our farm workers must understand basic instruction in English. Workers referred as a result of this order must have a minimum of three months of verifiable experience in performing the tasks described in his order. Employer may conduct random drug tests at employers expense after hiring. Workers will drive. Not all workers will be requested to drive. Those that are requested will be required to possess appropriate drivers license. No one will be rejected for a position that does not have a license. The activities outlined in the job description will be conducted solely on the worksite which is owned and operated by the employer.
* Workers referred as a result of this order must have a minimum of three months of verifiable experience in performing the tasks described in his order.
* Employer will train.
* Post hire drug testing possible, at employer's expsense.
* Exposure to extreme temperatures.
* Repetitive movements, extensive pushing and pulling, extensive walking, frequent stooping/bending.
* Workers must be physically able to lift up to 75 lbs on a consistent basis throughout the day.
Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation of terms and conditions) can be found on NYSDOL website at the NYS DOL website at http://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a\_orders.shtm