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Field Worker

Elkhorn Packing Co. LLC

Scottsdale, AZ

$15.62 per hour


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Job Description

Full Time:
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Job Duties:
All packing duties take place in the field and on the farm. Job Duties: Cauliflower/Broccoli Harvest Description Box Maker – Worker will assemble product box (carton, Poly carton, RPC) and place a sticker on Box Labeler – using a labeling gun; worker will place a label with pack style specific information; may include but not limited to field lot, harvest date, harvest crew, etc. Cutter - While walking and using a product specific cutting tool, the worker will select and cut product for desired pack and place on harvest platform. In cauliflower the cutter will also use the cutting tool to remove curd jacket to desired trim. Packer – Depending on the type of product to be packed, worker will place into packaging until full or until packaging count requirements are met. Product required to be in individual packaging will also be done by packers before placing into shipping packaging. Pack styles include but are not limited to: 20lb/38ct Crown cut 14ct/18ct Bunch Spears Florets 9/12/16ct cauliflower Stacker – Worker will lay 40-pound pallet in a row on trailer. Worker will remove cartons from take away belt and stack boxes according to palletizing format for the desired packaging. During stacking, the worker will place a 1 1/4“W by 48” L slat in between every two levels of cartons. Worker will then place three nylon (3) straps with buckle around pallet stacks and buckle. Tractor Driver/machine operator – Will place pallets and load boxes on platform. Place Vboards and tie down load. Transport trailer from the field to the staging area. Machine operator will move and control machine in field as well as transport machine to desired locations. Weeding Description - Using a 6” broad bladed lettuce knife, worker will insert knife into ground next to base of weed and pull with fingers.
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:
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Special Requirements:
1 month of harvest experience with any of the listed commodities. Specific requirements include lifting up to 50 pounds frequently and able to use hand tools, including cutting knives. Must be able to work under conditions where skin and clothing become heavily soiled with mud, water, grease, etc. Must be able to work outdoors in inclement weather conditions, including rain, cold, high winds, etc. Work involves frequent bending and working in bent or stooped positions. Must be able to walk and stand up extensively. No smoking, alcohol, firearms in the field or residential housing.
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Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 P.M. - 3:30 A.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Elkhorn Packing Co. LLC
Salinas, CA 93901
Telephone Number:


11803 E McDonald Dr,, Scottsdale, AZ 85256

Job Order Details

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