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Farmworker, Laborer

Garwood Orchards Inc

LaPorte, IN

$18.18 per hour


Recruitment Information

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Job Description

Full Time:
Number of Workers Requested:
Job Duties:
Worker will plant, cultivate, and harvest fruits and vegetables by hand. Worker thins, hoes, and weeds row crops using hand implements. Workers will work with packaging as needed. Certain harvesting standards will apply and the employer will train on these specific standards for two days or eight working hours. Some workers will use equipment such as tractor's, sprayers, cultivators and mowers and pallet jacks. Must have minimum of 3 months verifiable work experience planting, cultivating, and harvesting fruits and vegetables. Workers will work an average of 9 hours a day but hours may increase during peak harvest times. Drug screens will be performed, at the employers expense, upon accident, incident or suspicion. Failure or refusal of a drug screen is grounds for immediate termination. Background checks may be performed post hire at the employers expense, no felony convictions of assault, sexual misconduct or public intoxication are allowed and will be terminated due to a public and youth presence. No firearms, weapons or illegal drugs are allowed on premises.
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:
Months of Experience Required:
Special Requirements:
Hours listed in Section A.6 are the anticipated hours to be worked. These hours could increase or decrease based on weather conditions, crop delay, pests or disease, crop yield, available labor, and or productivity. Use of electronic devices during work hours is restricted to emergencies only.
Number of Hours Per Week:
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Garwood Orchards Inc
LaPorte, IN 46350
Telephone Number:


5911 West 50 South, LaPorte, IN 46350

Job Order Details

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Additional Wage Information:
A worker can earn bonuses and/or wage increases based on performance and length of service with the employer, this benefit is at the sole discretion of the employer.
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