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Farm Worker

Earth Essentials Corp.

Orocovis, PR

$7.25 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+17876038826
Email address to Apply:
jtorres048@live.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
4
Job Duties:
Temporary Seasonal Position: Farm Worker | SOC Code: 45-2092 All applicants must be able, willing, qualified to perform work described & must be available for entire period. Earth Essentials Corp., Orocovis, PR, Orocovis Municipio Possible shift: 8:00AM-4:00PM. 40+ May be possibility of weekend work. Crops: Lulo. Duties may include: Planting, hand harvesting and cultivating of crops. Weeding, sorting and grading crops. Water prune, and fertilize crops. Utilize hand gardening tools. Clean work areas. Maintain equipment, loading, hauling crop using waist carrier that can weigh between 5-65lbs. Digging, mowing, spraying and maintenance of fields. Flood irrigation and drip irrigation. & other related Farm Worker activities as per SOC/OES 45-2092 (onetonline.org). Static strength; exert max muscle force to lift, push, pull, unload, carry objects up to 65lbs (possible 2-person); may climb, walk, stand, reach, balance, sit, stoop, bend, squat, wash, clean: equip, grounds, area.65lbs. Tools supplies and equipment provided at no cost to worker. Employer guarantees 3/4 of contract. Work outdoors, exposed to weather, hot or cold; hrs may vary (+/-); possible downtimes and/or extended hrs. Dependable: fulfill obligations. Attn. to detail: complete work tasks. Employer provided housing available to those who cannot reasonably return to their residence within the same day. No cell phone use during work hours. Must be 18 years of age. Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Worker has 3 days from date of hire to show legal authorization to work in the United States. Cash advances may apply at employer discretion. ***Workers shifts will either be Monday through Friday or Tuesday through Saturday.
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:
Must be 18 years of age. Must show proof of legal authorization to work in the United States. Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Static strength; exert max muscle force to lift, push, pull, unload, carry objects up to 65lbs (possible 2-person); may climb, walk, stand, reach, balance, sit, stoop, bend, squat, wash, clean: equip, grounds, area. All applicants must be able, willing, qualified to perform work described and must be available for the entire period specified and work throughout all areas of intended employment.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Earth Essentials Corp.
Location:
Bayamon, PR 00957
Telephone Number:
+17876038826

Worksite

Address:
Damian Arriba, Carrelera 6695 KM 4.7, Orocovis, PR 00720

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22125-140246
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/17/2022

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