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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farmworkers and Laborers, Crops

Rancho Contento, Inc.

Yauco, PR

$9.70 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+17873540817
Email address to Apply:
ranchocontento1@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
4
Job Duties:
Planting (including seedling production), cultivating coffee plantations, citrus, and plantains; and harvesting the products. Workers are required to hand pick ripe coffee, for no less than 80% of the total harvest, with a basket around the waist with a minimum rate of 28 pounds per hour, 8 hours per day. Skilled laborers should be able to pick a little over an "almud" or 28 pounds of ripe coffee in one hour. Most of the workdays are spent outdoors on one's feet, with constant movement as they move from one field to another. Workers must be able to stand, walk uphill and downhill, sit, squat, kneel, crouch, bend (from the waist), push, pull, reach, lift, and carry items weighing in the range of 5 to 75 pounds. Driving and operating passenger vehicles and farm equipment may be required. The worker may be requested, but not required to work 12 hours per day and/or Federal Holidays, as well as Saturdays, depending upon the conditions in the fields, weather, and maturity of the crop. Overtime will be paid, if applicable, under state or federal law. The manager or supervisor will notify workers at the end of the workday if there is any change in the start and time anticipated hours of work for the following day. Regular attendance by all workers during scheduled hours of the workday and /or work period is expected. Unsatisfactory attendance: including reporting late, excessive requests to leave before the end of the workday, doing work outside the scope of the H2A Visa, not abiding by housing, or transport regulations, etc., may be cause for disciplinary action. Workers must call their manager or supervisor at least one day before the start of the workday if they do not expect to be in on time. Further information on the Employer's Attendance Policy is in the Employee Handbook. See Addendum C for Spanish Language. Ver Adendum C.
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
Special Requirements:
See Addendum C. Ver Adendum C.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Rancho Contento, Inc.
Location:
Yauco, PR 00698
Telephone Number:
+17873540817

Worksite

Address:
Road 372, Km. 12.0, Aguas Blancas Ward, Yauco, PR 00698

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-24114-915286
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/7/2024

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