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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farmworkers and Laborers

Ridgeview Fruit Farm LLC

Williamson, NY

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15853533615
Email address to Apply:
ridgeviewfarms2@rochester.rr.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
31
Job Duties:
Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest apples. Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties include tilling soil and applying fertilizers: transplanting, weeding, Thinning, or pruning crops; applying pesticides; cleaning, packing, and loading harvested products. Construct trellises, repair fences and farm building, or participate in irrigation activities. Set up and operate irrigation equipment. Operate tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, and self-propelled machinery to plow, harrow and fertilize soil, or to plant, cultivate, spray and harvest crops. Repair and maintain farm vehicles, implements and mechanical equipment. Harvest fruits by hand. Apply pesticides, herbicides, or fertilizers to crops inform farmers or farm managers of crop progress. Identify plants, pests, and weeds to determine the selection and application of pesticides and fertilizers. Clear and maintain irrigation ditches. Record information about crops, such as pesticide use, yields, or costs. Apples injured by bruising during picking shall not exceed 1%(WNY) for fresh and 2%(WNY) for processing. Productivity must be at least 3 Bins (60bushels) fresh market and/or 4 bins (80 bushels) processing fruit per day. Employer will furnish to workers, without cost, all tools and equipment required in the performance of the duties assigned. Workers should report for work with their own suitable work clothing. Field temperatures may range from below 0 to 90+ degreed (F) with possible wet morning conditions. Workers referred against this order must have a minimum of 1 month experience in performing tasks described in this order.
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:
Repetitive movements Lifting requirement - 50 pounds Employer will provide 1 day of training Employer assures that workers hired under this order that will be handling pesticides will be provided appropriate training.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Ridgeview Fruit Farm LLC
Location:
Williamson, NY 14589
Telephone Number:
+13155730146

Worksite

Address:
4715 Congdon Road, Williamson, NY 14589

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22161-266709
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Rates/bushel: $1.00- fresh, .78 - process, .70 - juice. Estimated hourly wage rate equivalent for this piece rate is $16/hour based on workers filling one 20 bushel bin per hour on average. Guaranteed $15.66/hour
Date Posted:
6/15/2022

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