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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Agricultural Equipment Operators

Cherryfield Foods, Inc.

Cherryfield, ME

$17.80 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12075467573
Extension
3002
Email address to Apply:
mbeal@cherryfieldfoods.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
8
Job Duties:
Drives and operates a specialized mechanical John Deere R4045 Sprayer with 100 foot boom and 1200 gallon capacity tank,(95%).The mechanized sprayer is self driving autotrack with augo overspray boom nozzle control. The John Deere Sprayer communicates with the other sprayers in the area in order to make sure the wild blueberry fields aren't sprayed twice. Any mechanized sprayer can continue where the other one left off. The operator must run the company installed auto billing through our farm server. The system allows auto spray tracks in real time at the office. Operator is required to have a high level of training and computer skills,(5%). All tools and equipment to be supplied by Cherryfield Foods, Inc. Applicant should have 3 months experience as an mechanized agricultural equipment operator. You will not be supervising other employees.
Job Classification:
45-2091.00 - Agricultural Equipment Operators

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
Special Requirements:
Anticipated range of hours for different seasonal activities: Nine hours per day is normal. Workers may be offered more than the specified work in a single day. The worker may be requested but not required to work 12-14 hours per day and/or on the Sabbath or Federal holidays depending on the conditions in the fields, weather, and maturity of the crop. Worker may be requested to work Saturday and Sunday during peak times and special needs but not required. These requirements pertain to both H-2A and U.S. workers. Extreme heat, cold or drought may affect working hours. Employee may work 50 to 60 hours based on special work schedule situations weather and crop conditions permitting.
Number of Hours Per Week:
60
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
6:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Cherryfield Foods, Inc.
Company Name:
Cherryfield Foods, Inc.
Location:
Cherryfield, ME 04622
Telephone Number:
+12075467573

Worksite

Address:
320 Ridge Road, Cherryfield, ME 04622

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-24038-701952
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
2/28/2024

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