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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

PINE HILL ORCHARDS

COLRAIN (Franklin County), MA

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+14136243325
Email address to Apply:
bearmeadowfarm@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
7
Job Duties:
Plant, cultivate, and harvest various crops, such as, but not limited to, vegetables, fruit, horticultural specialties, and field crops. Use hand tools, such as, but not limited to, shovels, hoes, pruning shears, saws, knives, and ladders. Duties may include, but not limited to, tilling soil, apply fertilizer under the supervision of a licensed applicator, thinning, pruning, apply general use pesticides or any restricted use pesticides under the direct supervision of a certified applicator., picking, cutting, cleaning, sorting, processing, packing, and handling harvested products. May operate machinery and do repair work. Pressing cider on the farm. Work is usually performed outdoors, sometimes under hot and cold conditions. Workers are required to bend, lift, and carry up to 50 lbs. regularly. Duties may require off ground heights up to 20 ft. using ladders. One month experience is required in work listed.
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:
Exposure to extreme temp, lifting 50 lbs, repetitive movements, extensive pushing and pulling, extensive walking, frequent stooping.
Number of Hours Per Week:
52
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
PINE HILL ORCHARDS
Company Name:
DAVID SHEARER
Location:
Colrain, MA 01340
Telephone Number:
+14136243325

Worksite

Address:
248 GREENFIELD RD, COLRAIN (Franklin County), MA 01340

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22152-229960
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/8/2022

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