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Agricultural Equipment Operator

HURD ORCHARDS SPRINGBROOK FARMS LLC

HOLLEY, NY

$17.80 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15856388838
Email address to Apply:
AMY.MACHAMER@GMAIL.COM

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
Apples – assist with planting, weeding, irrigation, pruning, tree training, trellis maintenance, fruit thinning and picking. Picking is for fresh fruit and must include meeting color requirements and be mostly bruise free. Use of multiple types of ladders will be necessary. Stone fruit, (including cherries, peaches, and plums) – assist with planting, pruning, tree training, weeding, irrigation, and picking. Will also include fruit thinning of peaches and plums. All fruit is to be picked tree ripe so care will need to be taken to avoid bruising and damaging fruit. Cherries will be picked with their stems on. Use of multiple types of ladders will be necessary. Pears – assist with weeding, irrigation, pruning, tree training, trellis and picking. Picking is for fresh fruit and must be mostly bruise free. Use of multiple types of ladders will be necessary. Blue berries – Assist with weeding, pruning, irrigation and picking. Picking is for fresh fruit and must include selecting the ripe berries and carefully picking them without damage. Brambles (raspberries, both red and black, and black berries) - – Assist with trellis maintenance. Weeding, pruning, irrigation and picking. These workers will pick fresh and processing berries which will include selecting the ripe berries and carefully picking them without damage. Fresh Berries will be picked in the containers they are sold in so care must be taken to ensure fruit quality while meeting the customer’s requirements. Processing berries will be picked according to the employer’s specifications. Strawberries – Assist with planting, weeding and irrigation and harvest. Deer Fences – assist with the repair and maintenance of deer fences for various orchards and plantings. Irrigation – Assist in maintaining the various irrigations systems both trickle and movable pipe. This will include moving and setting up aluminum pipe and risers used with and the fire hoses used in conjunction this the pipes. As well as laying and repairing trickle lines. It may also include assisting with the installation of a new irrigation system. Operate trucks or other multi-purpose vehicles to transport workers from housing (whether on or off farm) to the farm properties; haul tools, supplies, or crops; transport workers from place to place around the farm properties during the workday (including on public roads to reach farmer’s fields and/or transport workers to the grocery store, or bank on an as-needed basis. Load agricultural products into trucks, and drive trucks to market or storage facilities. One worker will be required to drive and possess a valid class D operators license. Flowers – these workers will be involved in planting and weeding the flowers planted on Hurd Road only. They will also assist in the digging of dahlia tubers are the end of the growing season and preparing them for winter storage. These workers will not be involved in picking any flowers. Tractor Driving - they may be required to do some tractor driving from time to time after training Must be physically able to lift up to 75lbs on a consistent basis throughout the day. While working in the field, cell phone usage is limited to emergency use only. Due to safety concerns on a farm, workers must understand basic instructions in English. Workers referred as a result of this order must have a minimum of three months verifiable experience in performing the tasks described in this order.
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:
The employer will not guarantee to pay the workers a bonus but reserves the right, at the employers sole discretion, to offer a bonus or to pay an hourly wage rate in excess of the highest applicable rate stated above based on longevity of tenure or exceptional job performance.
Number of Hours Per Week:
46
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
HURD ORCHARDS SPRINGBROOK FARMS LLC
Location:
HOLLEY, NY 14470
Telephone Number:
+15856388838

Worksite

Address:
17197 RIDGE ROAD, HOLLEY, NY 14470

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-24094-853779
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
4/9/2024

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