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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

ROWE ORCHARD

NEWPORT, ME

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12073684777
Email address to Apply:
agfarm813@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
6
Job Duties:
Apple pickers - one month apple picking experience required. Expected average of 64 bushels/day. Ability to appropriately place 24' wood ladder. Ability to carry 50 lb apple bucket. Ability to pick without bruising. Outdoors work - may be in extreme conditions. Physically demanding - bending, stooping, lifting, carrying Ladder work required.
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:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
ROWE ORCHARD
Location:
Newport, ME 04953
Telephone Number:
+12073684777

Worksite

Address:
333 MOOSEHEAD TRAIL, NEWPORT, ME 04953

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22167-287936
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/24/2022

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