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Farmworker and Laborer

Blue Hills Orchard Inc.

Wallingford, CT

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12032693189
Email address to Apply:
eric@bluehillsorchard.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
16
Job Duties:
May perform any combination of tasks related to the Cultivating and Processing Of fruit, including but not limited to driving and maintaining farm machinery used to mow. Apply general use pesticides and fertilizer under the direct supervision of a licensed applicator. Duties include, planting, thinning, pruning, and harvesting fruit. May use hand tools such as shovel, Pruning Saw and hoe. Two months experience in duties listed required.
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
Special Requirements:
exposure to extreme temp, lifting 50 lbs, repetitive movements, extensive pushing and pulling, extensive walking, frequent stooping.
Number of Hours Per Week:
53
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Blue Hills Orchard Inc.
Location:
Wallingford, CT 06492
Telephone Number:
+12032693189

Worksite

Address:
141 Blue Hills Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22164-272123
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/17/2022

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