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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

Hirakata Farms, LLC.

Rocky Ford, CO

$15.58 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+17192547614
Email address to Apply:
cmchirakata@hotmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
41
Job Duties:
By hand, harvest and pack (but not pack in retail boxes) watermelons, pumpkins, cantaloupe, chilies, cucumbers and tomatoes. Harvest and prepare for packing (but not pack in retail boxes) cantaloupe and honeydew melons. Remove bedding plastic, clean up fields, and transplant and lay plastic mulch. Must be able to lift and carry 60 lb. boxes, toss and stack 25 lb. watermelons, and stoop throughout the day.
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:
1-month of experience working with watermelons, pumpkins, cantaloupe, chilies, cucumbers, and tomatoes required. Written verification of experience is required.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Hirakata Farms, LLC.
Location:
Rocky Ford, CO 81067
Telephone Number:
+17192547614

Worksite

Address:
22161 County Road CC, Rocky Ford, CO 81067

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22108-078431
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
4/25/2022

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