Brightly Farms LLC Farmworker and Laborer in Hamlin, New York
6 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 5/08/18-12/05/18.
Apples: Workers will perform various tasks involved in planting, cultivating (including pruning and thinning), and harvesting fruits according to supervisor's instructions. Workers will till soil, plant stock, and do pruning activities using a variety of tools. Will aid in irrigation duties. Will aid in minor repair of wooden fruit containers. Workers will harvest fruit according to color, size, and degree of maturity as specified by supervisor and place in 3/4 bushel baskets taking the extra time, care, and effort not to bruise or scar the fruit. Most of these duties will be performed on up to 16' ladders. Workers will also plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables including cabbage, pumpkins, and squash.
* Required to have three months verifiable experience hand harvesting fruit trees on a commercial farm.
* Employer will train
* Lifting requirement of 75 lbs.
* Repetitive movements, extensive pushing/pulling, extensive walking and frequent stooping.
* Workers are subject to random drug testing, post-hire, at the employer's expense.
Full job order (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from the NYSDOL website at http://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm.