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Farm Laborer/agricultural Construction Worker

Honey Rock, LLC

Delta, CO

$15.58 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12089170322
Web address to Apply:
www.connectingcolorado.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
4
Job Duties:
Perform farmwork associated with removing dilapidated peach trees and processing waste wood for composting and wood chipping. Prepare soil for new plantings, including ripping, tilling, applying compost and soil amendments, weeding, and planting overwinter cover crops. Work will also include honey harvesting, bottling, and winterizing bee hives for winter, including patty and nutrient placement, syrup feeding, cleaning frames, etc. Perform agricultural construction work to build a cold storage facility for fruit and beehive storage. Duties will include minor earthwork and hauling removed material to the dump site on the farm. Work will also comprise the construction of new greenhouse infrastructure. Duties will involve assembling frame and structure coverings, minor earthwork, trenching, and soil prep inside the structure for spring planting. Agricultural construction will involve the operation of farm equipment. Workers may use mechanized equipment and hand tools such as shovels, axes, chainsaws, pickaxes, hoes, electrical hand tools, etc. Farm equipment may also include using tractors, backhoes, and bulldozers. Only properly trained workers will be permitted to operate farm equipment. Work will begin at an assigned time, usually shortly after daylight. Work may occur during light rain or snow in temperatures ranging from 32 degrees F to 90 degrees F. Workers will work on their feet in bent, stooped, and crouched positions for long periods of time. Workers must be able to lift 50 lbs., push, pull, or carry heavy objects. Workers may be required to perform work on the farm that is incidental to the primary tasks. Three (3) months of experience working on a commercial farm, must be at least 18 years of age, and legally authorized to work in the United States. The employer retains the right to discharge an unqualified, malingerer, or recalcitrant worker who is physically able to but does not demonstrate the willingness to perform the work necessary for the employer to grow a premium quality product. (See additional job description in Addendum C./Ver descripción adicional del trabajo en el Anexo C.)
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:
Workers must be able to lift 50 lbs., push, pull, or carry heavy objects. Three (3) months of experience working on a commercial farm, must be at least 18 years of age, and legally authorized to work in the United States. --------------------------- Los trabajadores deben poder levantar 50 libras, empujar, jalar o transportar objetos pesados. Tres (3) meses de experiencia trabajando en una granja comercial, debe tener al menos 18 aos de edad y estar legalmente autorizado para trabajar en los Estados Unidos.
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Honey Rock, LLC
Location:
Delta, CO 81416
Telephone Number:
+12089170322

Worksite

Address:
2444 Dominguez Canyon Road, Delta, CO 81416

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22237-439028
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
9/21/2022

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