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Field Workers (wine Grapes)

Mendoza Bros. Harvesting

Napa, CA

$18.65 per hour


Recruitment Information

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Job Description

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Job Duties:
Mendoza Bros. Harvesting (also referred to herein as “Mendoza Bros”, “MBH”, “Employer” or “Company”) is headquartered in Santa Maria, California (2771 Santa Maria Way, Suite A, Santa Maria, CA, 93456). Phone: 805-720-9888. Business email address: The employer has designated this as the Application site. Mendoza Bros is a registered Farm Labor Contractor Federal Employer ID number (FEIN): 46-5445315 California Tax ID: 041-3923-4 Job title: Field Workers (Wine Grapes) Workers Needed: a. Total: 56 b. H-2A: 56 Mendoza Bros seeks certification for 56 workers. The total number of workers is 56. These numbers are estimates as total workforce needs are dependent upon weather, crop conditions, and worker availability. Job Duties - Description of the specific services or labor to be performed: Field Worker (Wine Grapes): Duties vary depending on the growing season: Work in grape vineyards during growing season (March, 2023) will include hoeing (long handled hoe) and pruning. Work in grape vineyards during growing season (approximately mid-March 2023 through May 2023) will include weed removal and vine suckering. Work in grape vineyards during growing season (approximately June 2023 through July 2023) will include leaf removal. Work in grape vineyards on non-harvest activities (approximately August 2023 through mid-September 2023) will include early season crop removal, move wires, picking, root picking, irrigation, field maintenance, canopy management, shoveling, stake removal and replacement. Work in grape vineyards during harvest season (approximately mid-September 2023 through the end of October 2023) will include picking wine grapes and activities directly related to wine grape picking. Non-harvest related activities continue during harvest time of the year but are not directly related to wine grape picking and include fence repair, trellis repair, post removal and replacement, drainage, field gutters, plant new vineyard including digging, raking, clean up and post pounding. Harvest activities include using sharp picking knives, standing, and kneeling on ground to pick fruit. (See Addendum 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

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3 months of experience working with wine grapes is required. Specific requirements include lifting up to 50 pounds frequently and being able to use hand tools, including cutting knives. (See Addendum C)
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Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Mendoza Bros. Harvesting
Santa Maria, CA 93456
Telephone Number:


3319 Hagen Road, Napa, CA 94558

Job Order Details

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Additional Wage Information:
See Addendum A
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