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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

Volante Farms Inc

NEEDHAM, MA

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+17814442351
Email address to Apply:
dave@volantefarms.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
Workers will need 1 months experience in all aspects of vegetable production. Duties include, but may not be limited to, the following. Attach, adjust, drive, operate, and maintain farm implements and tractors. Drive tractors to the field to prepare the soil, plant, cultivate, maintain, prune and harvest both fruits and vegetables. Drive farm trucks and equipment over public roads to maintain and harvest Crops. Wash and pack both fruits and vegetables. Maintain and harvest crops using hands and hand held equipment. Setup irrigation systems and know when to irrigate crops using methods appropriate for the crop and location. Identify crops, pests and weeds to determine the most appropriate Selection and application method Of pesticides and fertilizers. May mix spray solutions, apply general use or any restricted use pesticide under the direct supervision of a certified applicator, spray crops and apply fertilizers. Transplant, move, and space plants to and from greenhouse floors, benches and trucks. May clean and break down greenhouse, barns, farm stand.
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:
50
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Volante Farms Inc
Location:
Needham, MA 02492
Telephone Number:
+17814442351

Worksite

Address:
292 FOREST ST., NEEDHAM, MA 02492

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22108-078501
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/6/2022

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