Fresh Start Orchards LLC Farmworkers & Laborers, Crop* in Wolcott, New York
6 fulltime seasonal H-2A jobs available 02/24/2020 - 11/15/2020.
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, packing, and loading harvested products. Operate tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, and self-propelled machinery.
* Must have a minimum of 3 months experience in performing the tasks described.
* Must be able to lift 42 pounds.
* Employer will train 1 day and allow 1 day of work for worker to reach production standards:
* Repetitive movements, frequent stooping and bending over. 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.