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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

JFT Harvesting, Inc.

Boynton Beach, FL

$12.41 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18634411500
Email address to Apply:
ajuan9901@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
135
Job Duties:
Prolonged walking, standing, bending, stooping, and reaching. Workers may be requested to submit to random drug or alcohol tests at no cost to the worker. Failure to comply with the request or testing positive may result in immediate termination. The employer may require pre-hire drug testing. Must be able to lift and carry 75 lbs. repetitively throughout the workday. Must not hinder another workers productivity. Use of personal cell phone or other personal electronic device during working hours strictly prohibited except for work-related calls or emergencies and violation may result in immediate termination. Requires three months verifiable prior work experience in the crop activities listed. Must commit to entire anticipated period of employment. Bell Pepper: Workers will bend and stoop to pick vegetables according to size, color, shape, and degree of maturity and place into field containers. Workers may cut developed produce from plant and place into bucket. Workers may carry full bucket containing vegetables and empty into field bin or load onto truck or trailer. May be required to pull and discard culls as directed by supervisor. Workers must take care not to bruise or scar produce. Worker will return to assigned row/area and repeat the process. Worker must pick plants clean of correct size and maturity. Produce may be graded and packed in the field. Hand harvesting long bell pepper will be paid on a piece rate. Cucumbers: Move along row, stoop and bend to pick developed long green cucumbers and place into 5/8th bushel bucket. Carry full buckets to a nearby truck for dumping, receive ticket or token in emptied bucket and return to assigned row to continue task. Workers must clean the vines (pick all cucumbers of marketable size) and larger as specified by employer. Workers will be required to stay on their assigned row. Worker must be careful to avoid damaging vines, blooms and smaller cucumbers. May be required to block and thin cucumbers and perform general cultivation work and move tractors or trucks on the farm incidental to picking. Workers may be required to perform other duties as required by employer. Hand harvesting long green cucumbers will be paid on a piece rate.
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:
3
Special Requirements:
See Addendum C
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
JFT Harvesting, Inc.
Location:
Lake Placid, FL 33852
Telephone Number:
+18634411500

Worksite

Address:
8833 SR 7, Boynton Beach, FL 33472

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22195-353191
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
7/20/2022

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