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Fruit Tree Farm Worker

Castrejon Orchard

Tonasket, WA

$17.41 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15093220245
Email address to Apply:
suleamacastrejon@yahoo.com
Web address to Apply:
www.WorkSourceWA.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
4
Job Duties:
Hand Pick cherry, apples or pear fruit from fruit trees. using 8-10 ft. ladder. Must be able to climb a ladder, pick the fruit, and place it in a picking bag then emptying the picking bag into a bin. Care must be taken when picking fruit to not damage or bruise the fruit. Physical ability to perform manual labor and willingness to work outdoors. Have years of experience picking fruit.
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:
3
Special Requirements:
Have past experience working in Agriculture. Thinning apples and pears manually. Picking fruit manually using a ladder to climb up and down to pick fruit from tree. Able to pick cherries and able to carry (25lbs. lug) Able to carry 40-50 lbs. of fruit using a picking bag then emptying it into a plastic or wood bin. (for apples and pear harvest.) Able to pick fruit in a gentle responsible manner to avoid bruising or damage to fruit. Able to work outside in hot weather. Must be responsible, reliable, and hard worker.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
5:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Castrejon Orchard
Company Name:
Castrejon Orchard
Location:
Tonasket, WA 98855
Telephone Number:
+15093220245

Worksite

Address:
170C. State Frontage Rd. Tonasket, WA, Tonasket, WA 98855

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22077-991864
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
$6.00 per Lug Cherries/ Apples & Pears $28.00 per Bin
Date Posted:
4/11/2022

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