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Farmworker: Diversified

Three G Trucking, Inc

Belle Glade, FL

$12.08 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15614499260
Web address to Apply:
https://seasonaljobs.dol.gov/

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
370
Job Duties:
Worker must possess the physical strength and endurance (ability to continue or last) to repeat the harvest process though out the workday, working quickly and skillfully to perform activities assigned during that activity. Workers may not leave trash, or other discarded items in work areas or vehicles but must dispose of such items in provided receptacles. Workers must wash hands with soap and water after all bathroom and meal breaks. Allergies to varieties of ragweed, goldenrod, insecticides, related agricultural chemicals, etc., may affect workers ability to perform the work described herein. Lettuce Cutters: The lettuce cutters will line up in designated lettuce rows. Workers will bend over each lettuce to cut. After cutting the lettuce. Workers will inspect and trim. Workers will then put the lettuce in a bag and put the bag on a stainless-steel tablet that will be continually pushed behind the cutters as they proceed on their rows. Romaine Lettuce: The cutters (crew of 12) will be taken to designated fields that are ready for harvest, the cutters will line up in front of the harvest machine, the machine has a conveyor belt that goes around the machine bringing in empty boxes, the cuter will bend over, cut and trim the romaine lettuce, put it inside the box or RPC, each container should have 4 lines of 6 romaine lettuce each, they will close the box and put the box on the conveyor belt to be transported to the back of the machine. On the romaine machine there is a platform were closers, stockers, strap and pallet jack person work, the crew consist of 10-14 workers. The workers should always keep in mind that they must meet TKM Bengard Farms, LLC quality standards, meeting these standards is a very important part of the job. Cutters will have 5 days to train for this quality standards and quantity of work expected from them. In order to be able to keep up with the machine, workers should be able to cleanly cut: 12-13 heads per minute of iceberg wrap lettuce heads, 16-18 heads per minute of Romaine flip top, 16-18 heads per minute of Romaine Hearts, 16-20 heads per minute of any naked commodity. Only workers in possession of a CDL Drivers license or equivalent will be allowed to operate the farm equipment. The workers in order to perform this kind of work must be able to work outside for at least 6 hours a day in all kinds of weather and be in possession of the requisite physical strength and endurance to repeat the cutting process rapidly, the employer will provide the tools necessary to perform the described job duties without charge to the workers. The employer will charge the worker for reasonable costs related to the workers refusal or negligence to return the tools or due to such workers willful damage or destruction of the tools.
Job Classification:
45-2092.00 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
1
Special Requirements:
Applicants must be able to furnish affirmative job references from recent employers. Applicants must be able to furnish affirmative job references from recent employers operating comparable operations establishing acceptable previous experience. Workers will perform various tasks in hand harvesting crops according to supervisors instructions. Must be able to work in the hot humid weather for extended periods of time. Workers are subject to random drug testing at no cost to the employee. All drug testing will occur after the worker begins his or her employment and is not a part of the interview process. Failing or refusing a drug test will result in immediate termination.
Number of Hours Per Week:
36
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Three G Trucking, Inc
Location:
South Bay, FL 33493
Telephone Number:
+15614499260

Worksite

Address:
26°35’51.0” N, 80°32’31.0” W, Belle Glade, FL 33430

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21259-587935
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
9/22/2021

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