IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING WAGES FOR TEMPORARY AGRICULTURAL JOBS

The Department of Labor recently announced new minimum wage rates, called Adverse Effect Wage Rates (AEWRs), that employers must offer and pay, at the time work is performed, to nonimmigrant H-2A workers and workers in corresponding employment beginning on the effective date of the new wage rates. To see the new hourly AEWRs for non-range occupations (effective December 29, 2021) and the national monthly AEWR for herding or production of livestock work on the range (effective January 1, 2022), please visit: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/eta/foreign-labor/wages/adverse-effect-wage-rates

Skip to main contentSkip to select language
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farm Worker

Knouse Fruitlands, Inc

Gardners, PA

$15.54 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+17176778842
Email address to Apply:
info@roundbarn.farm

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
15
Job Duties:
Apples (85%): Climb ladders and pluck Apples from trees placing in picking bags without bruising, move from site to site, leave Apples in bins Orchard Maintenance (5%): Prune trees, Repair fencing, Stand trees, Plant trees Repair Apple bins (2%) Pumpkins, squash, sweet corn and gourds (2%): pick, clean, pack. Strawberries (1%): prep ground, plant. Nectarines (5%): Climb ladders and pluck Nectarines from trees placing in picking bags or 1/2 bushel crates without bruising, leave Nectarines in 1/2 bushel crates or place in bins.
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:
2
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Knouse Fruitlands, Inc
Location:
Arendtsville, PA 17303
Telephone Number:
+17176778842

Worksite

Address:
62 Peach Glen Road, Gardners, PA 17324

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22154-241771
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Bushel (Apple)
Date Posted:
6/13/2022

Share