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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crops

Ag-Mart Produce, Inc.

Cedarville, NJ

$15.54 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18137590765
Email address to Apply:
vlasalle@santasweets.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
350
Job Duties:
Harvest tomatoes - move around field to picking location and pluck vegetables from plants, walk to and empty buckets into bins. Field care - tie plants, stake plants, prune plants, stuffing, clean drip emitters and microjets, pull plastic, remove plastic drip lines, remove dead plants, and weed removal. Workers will walk along rows as specified by employer and remove weeds and grass from fields by hand or using a hoe. Prolonged standing, bending, stooping, and reaching. Workers may also be required to work in the packinghouse; however, workers' duties will not include repacking of any products processed in the packinghouse. Must be able to operate motorized farm equipment. Job is outdoors and continues in all types of weather. Workers may be requested to submit to random drug or alcohol tests at no cost to the worker. Failure to comply with the request or testing positive may result in immediate termination. Drug testing and background checks will be done random, post-employment and paid by the employer. Must adhere to all proper food and safety procedures, security procedures, crew leader/manager/supervisor instructions, company polices and procedures. Must be able to lift 50lbs. to shoulder height repetitively throughout the workday and able to lift and carry 50lbs. in field.
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
Special Requirements:
TRAINING: The employer will allow two (2) weeks of work for worker to reach production standards. ENTRENAMIENTO: El empleador permitir dos (2) semanas de trabajo para que el trabajador alcance los estndares de produccin.
Number of Hours Per Week:
36
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Ag-Mart Produce, Inc.
Location:
Plant City, FL 33563
Telephone Number:
+18137590765

Worksite

Address:
20 Duffield Ave., Cedarville, NJ 08311

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22122-125104
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Grapes/Uvas - Per Bucket/Por Cubeta; Most tasks will be paid by piece rate, but the hourly rate listed is the minimum you will earn. See Addendum C, for more detail on Piece Rates.
Date Posted:
5/9/2022

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