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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farmworkers and Laborers

Fairview Farms Inc

Whately, MA

$14.99 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+14136654361
Email address to Apply:
fairviewfarm@comcast.net

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
7
Job Duties:
GREENHOUSES - Workers will be operating all greenhouse equipment, pot fillers, tractors, trucks, forklifts; equipment maintenance. Workers will spray, water, and maintain plants as needed. Workers will be aware of insect or disease problems and will bring these to the attention of the supervisor. Workers will load orders onto our trucks according to supervisors direction. VEGETABLES - Workers will be attaching and driving tractors with field implements; set up and run irrigation; hoe, and care for field plants as needed; oversee harvest and packing; load pallets onto trucks using tractor forklift. TOBACCO CROPS - Workers will seed tobacco in the greenhouse, plant in field, cultivate, hoe, fertilize, irrigate, top, apply succor control with a backpack sprayer, cut, hook and hang tobacco in sheds requiring workers to work at great heights, open & close sheds sometimes in inclement weather, take down and strip the plants, bundle and load onto trucks. 1 Month experience in work listed required.
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:
exposure to extreme temp, lifting 50 lbs, repetitive movements, extensive pushing and pulling, extensive walking, frequent stooping.
Number of Hours Per Week:
45
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Fairview Farms Inc
Location:
whately, MA 01093
Telephone Number:
+14136654361

Worksite

Address:
345 Long Plain Rd, Whately, MA 01093

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21323-715799
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/29/2021

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