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General Farm Labor / Harvesting

R & R HARVESTING INC

Monette, AR

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18636740601
Email address to Apply:
harvestingrr@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
60
Job Duties:
WATERMELON- Perform manual labor to hand cut watermelons. Use hand tools such as shears and knives. Duties also include cleaning, loading, and unloading harvested products. Grade and sort products according to factors such as color, species, length, width, appearance, feel and quality to ensure correct processing and usage. Discard inferior or defective products and/or foreign matter, and place acceptable products in containers for further processing. Weigh products or estimate their weight, visually or by feel. Place products in containers according to grade and mark grades on containers. Clean and maintain work areas. Must assist with all Good Agricultural Practice policies. Perform prolonged bending, reaching, and lifting up to 80 lbs. Grove Clean-up: Workers may be required to perform miscellaneous grove clean-up work. These activities may included removing debris, boxes, discarded fruit from fields to clean growing area , pruning, painting trees, repair and or replace irrigation equipment , may maintain fence lines. Workers performing grove clean-up work will be paid the adverse effect wage rate, the prevailing rate or the minimum wage rate,the agreed upon collective bargaining wage or the Federal or State minimum wage which ever is higher, except where a special procedure is approved for an occupation or specific class of agricultural employment. A copy of the work contract or a copy of the ETA 790 in lieu of a work contract, and any modifications , will be provided to the worker on the day the work commences.
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:
3
Special Requirements:
Please see Criminal background on attached Addendum C .
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
R & R HARVESTING INC
Company Name:
R & R HARVESTING INC
Location:
LABELLE, FL 33935
Telephone Number:
+18636740601

Worksite

Address:
744 County Rd 538, Monette , AR 72447

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22122-125595
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Cutters/ divided by 10 in group =$3.50
Date Posted:
5/19/2022

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