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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

Ahlholm Inc

Warren, ME

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12072733695
Email address to Apply:
agfarm813@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
15
Job Duties:
Numerous crop types; must be able to differentiate crop maturity and quality. Identification of individual crop types and varieties is essential. Must know or be able to learn correct areas of cutting at harvest. Planting and care of tomatoes, cabbage, corn, potatoes, peas, apples, cane fruits, melons, carrots, strawberries, etc. Care of bedding plants in greenhouse. Placement and removal of crop covers and plastic. Hand hoeing and weeding, straw application and runner removal of crop covers and plastic. Working on packing line weighing containers to the pound. Applying pallet wrap, box lids, etc. Drip line and irrigation placement. Cleaning of building, shipping crates, and other farm tasks. Work is usually performed outdoors, sometimes under extreme hot or cold conditions. Work is physically demanding requiring workers to bend, stoop, lift, and carry up to 50 pounds on a frequent basis. Duties may require working off the ground at heights up to 20 feet using ladders or climbing. Workers must understand and follow food safety rules at all times. Experience required; 30 days in vegetable or apple duties listed.
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:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
6:00 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Ahlholm Inc
Location:
Warren, ME 04864
Telephone Number:
+12072733695

Worksite

Address:
1986 Western Rd, Warren, ME 04864

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22084-010167
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
4/4/2022

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