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The Department of Labor recently announced new minimum wage rates, called Adverse Effect Wage Rates (AEWRs), that employers must offer and pay, at the time work is performed, to nonimmigrant H-2A workers and workers in corresponding employment beginning on the effective date of the new wage rates. To see the new hourly AEWRs for non-range occupations (effective December 29, 2021) and the national monthly AEWR for herding or production of livestock work on the range (effective January 1, 2022), please visit: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/eta/foreign-labor/wages/adverse-effect-wage-rates

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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

APEX ORCHARDS INC

SHELBURNE (Franklin County), MA

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+14136252744
Email address to Apply:
farmstore@apexorchards.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
May perform any combination of tasks related to the planting, cultivation and processing of fruit including but not limited to driving, operating, adjusting and maintaining farm machines, preparing soil, planting, pruning, weeding thinning, spraying general use pesticides or restricted use pesticides under the supervision of a licensed applicator, irrigating, mowing, harvesting, grading and packing. May use hand tools such as shovel, pruning saw and hoe. One months experience in duties listed required.
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:
52
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
APEX ORCHARDS INC
Location:
Shelburne, MA 01370
Telephone Number:
+14136252744

Worksite

Address:
153 PECKVILLE RD, SHELBURNE (Franklin County), MA 01370

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22108-078768
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
4/29/2022

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