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Farmworkers & Labors, Crop

VALLEJO & FUENTES HARVESTING,LLC

VINCENNES, IN

$15.89 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12398411747
Email address to Apply:
vfharvestllc@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
52
Job Duties:
Worker will fallow supervisor assignment. WATERMELON- Perform manual labor to hand cut watermelons. Use hand tools such as shears and knives. Duties also include cleaning, loading, and unloading harvested products, moving farm equipment . Grade and sort products according to factors such as color, species, length, width, appearance, feel and quality to ensure correct processing and usage. Discard inferior or defective products and/or foreign matter, and place acceptable products in containers for further processing. Weigh products or estimate their weight, visually or by feel. Place products in containers according to grade and mark grades on containers. Measure, weigh and count products and materials. Examine and inspect containers, materials and products to ensure that the specifications are met. Clean and maintain work areas. Must assist with all Good Agricultural Practice policies. Perform prolonged bending, reaching, and lifting up to 40lbs.The worker must be able to walk down the field row and look for in field the cantalopes, corn, face pumpkins, spooky pumpkins,pie pumpkins, Gourds&JBL, pumpkins (bulk) cut the crop off the plant by pulling in a downward motion. Grove Clean-up and duties: Workers may be required to perform miscellaneous grove clean-up work. These activities may included removing debris, boxes, discarded fruit from fields to clean growing area , pruning, pull weeds painting trees, repair and or replace irrigation equipment , may maintain fence lines and moving farm equipment . Workers performing grove clean-up work will be paid the adverse effect wage rate, the prevailing rate minimum wage rate, the agreed upon collective bargaining wage or the Federal or State minimum wage which ever is higher, except where a special procedure is approved for an occupation or specific class of agricultural employment.. A copy of the work contract or a copy of the ETA 790 in lieu of a work contract, and any modifications , will be provided to the worker on the day the work commences.
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:
2
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
VALLEJO & FUENTES HARVESTING,LLC
Location:
LABELLE, FL 33935
Telephone Number:
+12398411747

Worksite

Address:
2820 S MAIN ST, VINCENNES, IN 47591

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22159-255477
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
All work preformed pay by hour
Date Posted:
6/17/2022

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