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Farmworker/ Laborer

Lady Moon Farms, Inc.

Punta Gorda, FL

$12.41 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+17173692113
Email address to Apply:
anais@ladymoonfarms.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
52
Job Duties:
Before employment begins, all workers will be trained on Lady Moon Farms’ policies and processes which includes internal procedures, progressive discipline, food safety protocols, and handling of produce. Workers task include planting transplants by hand into plastic rows, weeding by hand, hoeing, harvesting and bunching greens including kales, collards, chards, parsleys, beets, dandelions, mustards, and lettuce, harvesting warm veg items including tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, squash, cucumbers, jalapenos, and watermelons. These warm vegetable items are transported to the packinghouse and will be packed into shipping boxes in the packinghouse. Other field skills include pulling up plastic and staking/tying tomatoes. Some labor in the packinghouse will be required and this would be grading and packing the above listed warm vegetables into boxes for shipment. Workers will need to have a minimum 3 months prior experience with general farming and harvesting and/or packing vegetables. Some workers who have experience driving tractors may be asked to transport harvest wagons from one field to another. Workers will work with general farming hand tools such as rakes, long handled hoes, shovels, etc. Workers may also need to clean and disinfect the houses and buses. Antes de que comience el empleo, todos los trabajadores recibirán capacitación sobre las políticas y los procesos de Lady Moon Farms, que incluyen procedimientos internos, la disciplina progresiva, protocolos de seguridad alimenticia y la manipulación de productos. Las tareas de los trabajadores incluyen hacer trasplantes a mano en hileras de plástico, desyerbar a mano, cosechar y prensar verduras como coles, acelgas, perejiles, remolachas, dientes de león, mostazas, lechuga, tomates, berenjenas, pimientos, calabazas, jalapeños y sandías. Estos artículos se transportan a la empacadora y se empaquetan en cajas de envío. Otras habilidades de campo incluyen tirar plásticos y estacar/atar tomates. Se requerirá algo de mano de obra en la empacadora, que sería clasificar y empacar las verduras indicadas en cajas para enviarlas. Los trabajadores deberán tener un mínimo de 3 meses de experiencia previa en agricultura general, cosecha y/o empaque de verduras. Algunos trabajadores con experiencia en el manejo de tractores podrían tener que transportar carros de cosecha de un campo a otro. Los trabajadores completarán sus tareas con herramientas agrícolas manuales como rastrillos, azas de mango largo, palas, etc. Los trabajadores podrían necesitar limpiar y desinfectar las casas y los autobuses.
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:
Hours listed in Section A.6 are the anticipated hours to be worked. These hours could increase or decrease based on weather conditions, crop delay, pests or disease, crop yield, available labor, and or productivity. Las horas enumeradas en la Seccin A.6 son las horas previstas para trabajar. Estas horas podran aumentar o disminuir segn las condiciones climticas, el retraso de la cosecha, las plagas o enfermedades, el rendimiento de la cosecha, la mano de obra disponible o la productividad. See Addendum C for More/Consulte el Anexo C para obtener ms informacin
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Lady Moon Farms, Inc.
Location:
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Telephone Number:
+17173692113

Worksite

Address:
47270 Bermon Rd., Punta Gorda, FL 33982

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22206-373164
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Refer to addendum C/ consulte el anexo C.
Date Posted:
8/16/2022

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