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Farm Worker

Bluebird Organic Fruit Co., LLC

Palisade, CO

$15.58 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19706406868
Web address to Apply:
www.connectingcolorado.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
Workers will cultivate and harvest peaches by hand at correct ripeness and pack fruit using various packaging methods. Workers will harvest grapes by hand into bins. Workers will rake brush, irrigate trees/vines, tie up vines, perform orchard cleanup activities, and provide general farm maintenance. Must be able to climb up and down orchard ladder with 35 lb. picking tote. Must be able to pick 10-bushel bags of fruit per hour for job retention. One (1) month of experience cultivating and harvesting fruit trees is required. The employer will provide no training and allow zero days for the worker to reach the production standards. Work hours and days may vary depending on the growing conditions. ------------------------------------------------ Los trabajadores cultivarán y cosecharán duraznos a mano en la madurez correcta y empacarán la fruta usando varios métodos de empaque. Los trabajadores cosecharán las uvas a mano en contenedores. Los trabajadores rastrillarán la maleza, regarán los árboles/enredaderas, amarrarán las enredaderas, realizarán actividades de limpieza del huerto y proporcionarán el mantenimiento general de la granja. Debe poder subir y bajar la escalera del huerto con una bolsa de recolección de 35 lb. Debe poder recoger bolsas de fruta de 10 bushels por hora para conservar el trabajo. Se requiere un (1) mes de experiencia en cultivo y cosecha de árboles frutales. El empleador no brindará capacitación y permitirá cero días para que el trabajador alcance los estándares de producción. Las horas y los días de trabajo pueden variar según las condiciones de cultivo.
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:
Must be able to climb up and down orchard ladder with 35 lb. picking tote. Must be able to pick 10-bushel bags of fruit per hour for job retention. One (1) month of experience cultivating and harvesting fruit trees is required. The employer will provide no training and allow zero days for the worker to reach the production standards. Work hours and days may vary depending on the growing conditions. --------------------------------------------- Debe poder subir y bajar la escalera del huerto con una bolsa de recoleccin de 35 lb. Debe poder recoger bolsas de fruta de 10 bushels por hora para conservar el trabajo. Se requiere un (1) mes de experiencia en cultivo y cosecha de rboles frutales. El empleador no brindar capacitacin y permitir cero das para que el trabajador alcance los estndares de produccin. Las horas y los das de trabajo pueden variar segn las condiciones de cultivo.
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
6:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Bluebird Organic Fruit Co., LLC
Location:
Palisade, CO 81526
Telephone Number:
+19704626868

Worksite

Address:
3462 C 3/4 Road, Palisade, CO 81526

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22123-130651
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/16/2022

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