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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farmworkers Laborers & Crops

HEPWORTH FARM

MILTON, NY

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18457952007
Email address to Apply:
GERRY@HEPWORTHFARMS.COM
Web address to Apply:
HEPWORTHFARMS.COM

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
30
Job Duties:
Manually plant, cultivate, & harvest vegetables; tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, greens, cucumbers, lettuce, hemp, squash & herbs. Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, & knives. Duties include tilling soil & applying fertilizers; transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops. Construct trellises, repair fences & farm buildings. Set up & operate irrigation equipment. Operate tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, and self-propelled machinery to plow, harrow & fertilize soil or to plant, cultivate spray & harvest crops. Repair & maintain farm vehicles, implements & mechanical equipment. Harvest vegetables by hand. Apply pesticides or fertilizers to crops. Inform farmers or farm manager of crop progress. Identify plants, pests, & weeds to determine the selection & application of pesticides & fertilizers. Clear and maintain irrigation ditches. Record information about crops, such as pesticides use, yields or costs. Must be physically able to lift up to 75lbs on a consistent basis throughout the day. Must have three months verifiable experience in above.
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:
The employer will not guarantee to pay the workers a bonus but reserves the right, at the employers sole discretion, to offer a bonus or to pay an hourly wage rate in excess of the highest applicable rate stated above based on longevity of tenure or exceptional job performance.
Number of Hours Per Week:
50
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
HEPWORTH FARM
Company Name:
HUDSON VALLEY GROWN
Location:
MILTON, NY 12547
Telephone Number:
+18457952007

Worksite

Address:
506 SOUTH ROAD, MILTON, NY 12547

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22125-139439
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/16/2022

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