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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

Greenwood Farm

BUCKFIELD, ME

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12072405683
Email address to Apply:
agfarm813@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
2
Job Duties:
Harvest vegetables. Harvest tree fruit using a ladder and picking bucket. Workers will be required to lift approximately 50 pounds while ascending and descending a ladder on a sustained basis. Place ladders (up to 24 feet) against a tree limb, climb ladder, secure footing and pick fruit carefully placing it into picking bucket. Climb down the ladder and gently empty fruit into designated field container. Fruit should not be squeezed or handled roughly to avoid bruising. On a short term basis workers may perform other harvest related tasks such as general farm labor. Work is performed out of doors sometimes under conditions of heat, cold, and rain. One month of experience in duties listed is 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:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Greenwood Farm
Company Name:
Harold F King
Location:
Buckfield, ME 04220
Telephone Number:
+12072405683

Worksite

Address:
110 SOUTH HILL RD, BUCKFIELD, ME 04220

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22172-300545
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/29/2022

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