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Farm Worker

High Country Orchards, LLC

Palisade, CO

$16.34 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19704641150
Email address to Apply:
info@highcountryorchards.com
Web address to Apply:
www.connectingcolorado.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
14
Job Duties:
Thin blossoms and fruit from peaches and grapes. Harvest fruit by hand at appropriate ripeness, pack into shipping boxes. Must be able to climb a ladder with 30 lb. picking tote. Must pick 10 bushel bags of fruit per hour for job retention. Will also perform orchard cleanup. One (1) month experience in pruning and fruit harvesting is required. The employer will provide no training and allow zero days for the worker to reach the production standards. ------------------------------------------------------------------ Adelgaza las flores y los frutos de los melocotoneros y las vides de uva. Coseche la fruta a mano en la madurez apropiada, empquela en cajas de envo. Debe poder subir una escalera con una bolsa para recoger de 30 lb. Debe recoger 10 bolsas de fruta por hora para la retencin del trabajo. Tambin se realizar la limpieza del huerto. Se requiere un (1) mes de experiencia en poda y cosecha de fruta. El empleador no proporcionar capacitacin y no dar ningn da para que el trabajador alcance los estndares de produccin.
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:
Must be able to climb a ladder with 30 lb. picking tote. Must pick 10 bushel bags of fruit per hour for job retention. One (1) month experience in pruning and fruit harvesting is required. The employer will provide no training and allow zero days for the worker to reach the production standards. -------------------------------------- Debe poder subir una escalera con una bolsa para recoger de 30 lb. Debe recoger 10 bolsas de fruta por hora para la retencin del trabajo. Se requiere un (1) mes de experiencia en poda y cosecha de fruta. El empleador no proporcionar capacitacin y no dar ningn da para que el trabajador alcance los estndares de produccin.
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
High Country Orchards, LLC
Location:
Palisade, CO 81526
Telephone Number:
+19704641150

Worksite

Address:
3548 E 1/2 Road, Palisade, CO 81526

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23340-548710
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/14/2023

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