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Farmworkers and Laborers

EB Harvesting LLC (NJ #6)

Hammonton, NJ

$16.55 per hour

INACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18639933038
Email address to Apply:
ebhapplicants@yahoo.com
Web address to Apply:
seasonaljobs.dol.gov

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
70
Job Duties:
Workers will perform assigned duties as instructed by their supervisor. Duties may vary from time to time. The worker must report to work at designated time and place each day. Daily or weekly work schedule may vary due to weather, sunlight, temperature, crop conditions, and other factors. Employer will notify workers of any change to start time. The employer will offer 6.5-hour shifts ranging between the hours of 7:00 am - 7:00 pm or 7:00 pm - 7:00 am. Irrigation Installation, Maintenance & Removal: Digging small holes for irrigation. Laying drip lines. Fixing leaks in the irrigation. Blowing out irrigation. Tractor Operator: Disking the fields, Cultivating, Subsoiling, Towing wagon, Brush cutting, Mowing, Mulching, Fertilizing. Weeding: Raking, shoveling, hand pulling weeds. Weeds are left in the field, not put in containers. Spraying of weeds using a backpack sprayer. Walking up and down each row spraying weeds. Walking to spray truck to have backpack refilled when empty. Driving tractor while towing a broadcast spray tank to spray weeds. Drives tractor up and down each row. (This tractor driver will be responsible for mixing weed spray and refilling the tank when empty) Trimming: Trimming dead wood off of plants using lopper. Dead branches are left on the ground after trimming. Planting: Putting plants in pre-dug holes. Fixing dirt around plants. Walking the rows and raking mulch around plant. Nursery work. Ticketer: The worker will hand out tickets to hand pickers when they bring a full crate to the truck. Checking to make sure the crate is completely filled, and dividers are covered. Scanning each employee?s badge and ticket before giving the ticket to the employee. Stacking each completed crate on box truck. Driving farm trucks to haul tool/materials (plants, shovels, rakes, etc.) to the fields and fruit from the fields to packinghouse.
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:
Drug/Alcohol Testing: EB Harvesting may conduct a drug test post-employment at the employer's expense. Per the Department of Labor O-Net survey for job code 45.2092.02, Job Zone 1, SVP <4.0, the employer requires 1 month verifiable harvesting experience.
Number of Hours Per Week:
36
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
EB Harvesting LLC (NJ #6)
Location:
Arcadia, FL 34266
Telephone Number:
+18639904834

Worksite

Address:
548 Pleasant Mills Rd, Hammonton, NJ 08037

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23086-880387
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
$5.45 per crate. Estimated hourly wage equivalent is $19.00 or 3.5 crates per hour. $16.55 per hour guaranteed.
Date Posted:
4/10/2023

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