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Farmworkers & Laborers, Crop

Dunson Harvesting, Inc.

Bartow, FL

$12.08 per hour


Recruitment Information

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Job Description

Full Time:
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Job Duties:
See Addendum C Workers will perform assigned duties as instructed by their supervisor. Duties may vary from time to time. Following the supervisor's instructions, the worker will place a picking sack over their shoulder and carry a 18' to 20' ladder from the field truck to the particular area of the grove to be harvested. The picking sack is a canvas bag equipped with a shoulder strap for support, an opening for the insertion of fruit, and an opening to remove fruit. A fully loaded sack weights between approximately 80 to 100 pounds, depending upon size, condition, and variety of fruit. Worker positions ladder against the tree and within reach of the fruit in a leaning position, taking care not to break limbs, damage the tree, knock off fruit, or interfere with other workers, in a secure position to prevent slipping or falling and possible injury to themselves or other workers. Worker will remove fruit from the tree and place into pick sack. When pick sack is full take full sack to fruit tub located in the grove and drop fruit from pick sack into tub. In order to perform this kind of work, worker must be able to work outside for at least 6 hours in all kinds of weather and be in possession of the requisite physical strength and endurance to repeat the picking process rapidly, working quickly and skillfully with their hands, and carrying a large number of sacks of fruit from the area in which the fruit is being harvested to the location of the tub. Translated Spanish: Los trabajadores realizaran las tareas asignadas segun las instrucciones de su supervisor. Los deberes pueden variar de vez en cuando. Siguiendo las instrucciones del supervisor, el trabajador colocar un morral o ayate de recoleccion sobre su hombro y llevar una escalera de 18'a 20' desde el camino de campo hasta el area particular de la arboleda que se va a cosechar. El morral o ayate de recoleccion es una bolsa de lona equipada con una correa para el hombro como soporte, una abertura para la insercion de la fruta y una abertura para sacar la fruta. Un morral o ayate completamente cargado pesa entre 80 y 100 libras aproximadamente, segun el tamano, la condicion y la variedad de fruta. El trabajador coloca la escalera contra el arbol y al alcance de la fruta en una posicion inclinada, teniendo cuidado de no romper ramas, de el arbol, tirar la fruta o interferir con otros trabajadores, en una posicion segura para evitar resbalones o caidas y posibles lesiones a si mismos o a otros trabajadores. El trabajador sacara la fruta del arbol y la colocara en un saco de recoleccion. Cuando el saco de recoleccion este lleno, lleve el saco completo a el bano de frutas ubicada en la huerta y deje caer la fruta de la bolsa de recoleccion en el bano citrico. Para realizar este tipo de trabajo, el trabajador debe poder trabajar al aire libre durante al menos 6 horas en todo tipo de clima y estar en posesion de la fuerza fisica y la resistencia necesarias para repetir el proceso de recoleccion rapidamente, trabajando rapido y habilmente con sus manos, y llevando una gran cantidad de morrales o ayates de fruta desde el area en la que se este recolectando la fruta hasta la ubicacion del bano citrico.
Job Classification:
45-2092.02 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

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

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A criminal background check will be conducted post-hire at the employers expense. Criminal background checks will be conducted post-hire as the worker will be housed with other Dunson Harvesting workers. Dunson Harvesting Inc. will require a drug test to be conducted post-hire at the employer's expense. Translated in Spanish Una verificacin de antecedentes penales se llevar a cabo despus de la contratacin a expensas de los empleadores. Las verificaciones de antecedentes penales se llevarn a cabo despus de la contratacin, ya que el trabajador ser alojado con otros trabajadores de Dunson Harvesting. Dunson Harvesting Inc. requerir que se realice una prueba de drogas despus del alquiler a expensas del empleador.
Number of Hours Per Week:
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Dunson Harvesting, Inc.
Company Name:
Dunson Harvesting, Inc.
Winter Haven, FL 33884
Telephone Number:


6m Farms. LLC 1233 Lake Wales Alturas Rd., Bartow, FL 33830

Job Order Details

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Additional Wage Information:
Blueberries $4.00 per 6 lb bucket
Date Posted: