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Farmworkers & Laborers Crop

Mazza's Fruit and Vegetable Stand, Inc.

Essex, VT

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18028793760
Email address to Apply:
paulmazzas@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
16
Job Duties:
All applicants must be able, willing and qualified to perform the work described in this job description and must be available for the entire period of employment specified in box 3 & 4, page 1. Workers will perform a combination of tasks involved in the planting, cultivating and harvesting of diversified ground crops, according to the instructions of the supervisor. Workers will work in greenhouse planting and transplanting seedlings. Workers will operate farm machinery and work in a storage building washing, culling, and preparing produce for storage or distribution. Workers will plant and transplant crops in the field. Workers will perform field work of hand weeding, thinning and hoeing, as well as other duties related to the planting, maintaining and harvesting of the crops. Workers are required to stand, bend and kneel for long periods of time. Workers must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds on a frequent basis. Workers will harvest the crops according to the quality and method of the employer. Due to safety concerns there will be NO cell phones used during working hours. Workers will work in varied weather conditions. Beginning and ending times each day, as well as the number of hours per day will vary depending on the weather and the conditions of the crops. Workers will be given a 30 minute lunch break and a 15 minute break in the morning and afternoon. Workers must be able to take directions in simple English.
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

Experience Required:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
3
Number of Hours Per Week:
54
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Mazza's Fruit and Vegetable Stand, Inc.
Location:
Colchester, VT 05446
Telephone Number:
+18028793760

Worksite

Address:
182 River Road, Essex, VT 05452

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22084-009485
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
4/6/2022

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