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General Farm/irrigation/harvest Worker

Park Livestock Company

Gardnerville, NV

$15.58 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Email address to Apply:
H-2AJobs@snakeriverfarmers.org

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
Worker will be required to perform a variety of duties related to the production of onions and garlic. The majority of the work activities during the overall contract period, however, will be related to the harvesting of crops. General Farm Work will include the following responsibilities: remove undesirable and excess growth from row crops by hand; remove rocks from fields; perform general cleanup of farm areas. Irrigation duties will include the following: Hand lines: connect pipes; check alignment of pipe and adjust for proper water distribution; attach lines to water supply; turn on pump; turn valves to start flow of water; disassemble lines and carry pipes across fields at specified intervals; move pipes through freshly irrigated crops and/or plowed fields where mud may be deep at times; lift and carry pipe sections weighing approximately 40 pounds on a sustained basis. Duties related to the Harvesting of Garlic and Onions will include the following: Will apply techniques as instructed by the employer to: remove rocks from rows in front of harvesting equipment; move hand lines from rows in front of harvesting equipment; hand pick garlic or onions from the ground and place harvested crops in garlic carts or onion bins.
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:
No
Special Requirements:
Applicants must have 20 days experience with farm/harvest/irrigation work. To meet minimum acceptable performance standards when irrigating, the worker must, after a 10-day conditioning period, move an average of at least 48 40-foot sections of 3-inch pipe or 44 40-foot sections of 4-inch pipe per hour under normal working conditions.
Number of Hours Per Week:
49
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Park Livestock Company
Location:
Gardnerville, NV 89410
Telephone Number:
+17757827275

Worksite

Address:
4050 Topaz Park Road, Gardnerville, NV 89410

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22122-127191
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
The highest applicable wage will be paid at the time the work is performed, for every hour or portion thereof worked during a work contract period, including any higher or lower adjustments published by the Department of Labor.
Date Posted:
5/16/2022

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