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Farmworker Laborer Crop

Torrey Farms, Inc

Elba, NY

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+17165600624
Email address to Apply:
torreyfarms@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
60
Job Duties:
Dump, clean, grade, sort, pack, stack cucumbers, squash, cabbage, and miniature pumpkins to customer standards and as directed by management. Will Include trimming, weighing, palletizing, and lifting 60 pounds up to a height of 5 feet. Long hours on feet. Care must be taken to prevent damage to product. Will fold, assemble, and move containers. Will clean product waste from packing areas and lines. WII hand harvest squash and cucumbers. Will cover commodity sheds with film and secure with weights. Weed, thin plants by hand or hoe as directed by supervisor. No smoking allowed, and food safety policies must be followed while working. Will drive bus to transport workers to and from work location. Not all workers requested to drive. Those that are requested to drive will be required to possess appropriate license. No one will be rejected for the position that does not possess a driver's license. Three months experience In commercial. conventional farming in the jobs listed is required. Workers referred against this order must have a minimum of 3 months verifiable experience in performing the tasks posted in this job order. Random drug and alcohol testing may be done if required by a government regulation, post-hire at employer's expense. Workers may not use cell phones for personal calls, emails or texts during working times. Phone use must be limited to break times and lunch break. Workers will be provided a designated day of rest each week. Day of rest may vary with notice to the employee. Workers may be requested but not required to work on their sabbath.
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:
exposure to extreme temp, lifting 60 lbs, repetitive movements, extensive pushing and pulling, extensive walking, frequent stooping.
Number of Hours Per Week:
47
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Torrey Farms, Inc
Location:
elba, NY 14058
Telephone Number:
+17165600624

Worksite

Address:
4319 Maltby Rd, Elba, NY 14058

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22138-182682
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/3/2022

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