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Farm Worker

Teeple Farms, Inc.

Wolcott, NY

$16.95 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15853140907
Email address to Apply:
Teeplefarmapplicants@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
6
Job Duties:
General orchard work requires trimming and pruning, cutting away dead or excess branches from apple trees to maintain the health and value of the tree, using hand saws and pruners, power pruners, step ladders, trimming clippers and pruning hooks. Worker's ability to keep hands and arms steady while moving and trimming, ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms and/or legs. Prepare fields and plant new trees. Harvest apples from tree and deposit them in a bushel picking bucket to a bin. Manually harvest fruit using hand tools such as picking buckets, step ladders and boxes (bins). Apples injured by bruising during picking shall not exceed 1% (WNY) for fresh and 1% (WNY) for processing. Productivity must be at least 7 bins per day of fresh (20-bushel bin) or 8 bins per day of processing (20-bushel bin). Repair of apple bins, replace broken and damaged boards with new boards using a hammer and nails.
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
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Teeple Farms, Inc.
Location:
Wolcott, NY 14590
Telephone Number:
+15857340591

Worksite

Address:
7274 Lake Bluff Road, Wolcott, NY 14590

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23340-548289
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
per 20-bushel bin of juice apples. Workers can pick an average 1.5 bins per hour and can make an average of $34.50 per hour . Workers are guaranteed $16.95 per hour
Date Posted:
1/8/2024

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