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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Vegetable Worker

Dusseau Farms LLC

Deerfield, MI

$18.50 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15174473582
Email address to Apply:
dusseaufarms@yahoo.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
25
Job Duties:
Pull weeds/chop: Workers will walk along rows as specified by employer and remove weeds and grass from fields by hand or using a hoe. Plant, cultivate and hand-harvest mixed vegetables. Duties may include cleaning, field packing, loading and unloading harvested vegetables. May construct trellises, repair fences, arm buildings, greenhouses and other farm structures, or participate in irrigation activities. Field grade, sort, or classify vegetables by size, weight, color, or condition. Workers will perform assigned duties as instructed by their supervisor. Perform farm, field and shed sanitation duties. Mow grass and operate trimmer around farm buildings. Direct and monitor the work of casual and seasonal help during planting and harvesting. Operate farm vehicles to haul crops and drive other farmworkers from place to place around the farm properties (including on public roads to reach farmer?s fields) during the workday. May operate truck with GVWR of less than 13 tons to deliver crops produced on the farm (in its unmanufactured state) to storage or to market or to a carrier for transportation to market. Though not a hiring requirement, if a worker drives a company vehicle during the period of employment then at the time of operating the company vehicle the driver must possess a valid driver?s license issued by a U.S. state or foreign equivalent and operate the company vehicle in accordance with the license restrictions and vehicle classifications applicable to that license. Prolonged walking, standing, bending, stooping and reaching. Job is outdoors and continues in all types of weather. The use or possession or being under the influence of illegal drugs or alcohol during working time is prohibited. Workers may be requested to submit to random drug or alcohol tests at no cost to the worker. Failure to comply with the request or testing positive may result in immediate termination. All testing will occur post-hire and is not a part of the interview process. Negative result may be required post-hire and before commencing work. Must be able to lift 75 lbs. to shoulder height repetitively throughout the workday and able to lift and carry 75 lbs. in field. Must not hinder another worker?s productivity. Requires three months verifiable prior work experience cultivating and hand-harvesting mixed vegetables. Must commit to entire anticipated period of employment. Must commit to work entire contract period. Workers are expected to perform any of the listed duties and work on any crop as assigned by the employer and/or worker?s supervisor. All workers are required to follow common sanitary practices at all times. This is particularly important when touching crops for human consumption. Workers are required to cleanse their hands by washing thoroughly with soap and water before entering field for harvest activities and after each break. Smoking and the use of tobacco products prohibited during working time.
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:
Prolonged walking, standing, bending, stooping and reaching. Job is outdoors and continues in all types of weather. The use or possession or being under the influence of illegal drugs or alcohol during working time is prohibited. Workers may be requested to submit to random drug or alcohol tests at no cost to the worker. Failure to comply with the request or testing positive may result in immediate termination. All testing will occur post-hire and is not a part of the interview process. Negative result may be required post-hire and before commencing work. Must be able to lift 75 lbs. to shoulder height repetitively throughout the workday and able to lift and carry 75 lbs. in field. Must not hinder another workers productivity. Requires three months verifiable prior work experience cultivating and hand-harvesting mixed vegetables. Must commit to entire anticipated period of employment. Must commit to work entire contract period. Continued
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Dusseau Farms LLC
Location:
Deerfield , MI 49238
Telephone Number:
+15174473582

Worksite

Address:
2363 Stearns Hwy, Deerfield, MI 49238

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-24143-023710
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
Per 1-1/9 bu. bucket red/green bell peppers hand harvest. Estimated hourly wage rate equivalent is $19.20 based on average 24 piece rate units per hour. Actual piece rate earnings depend on individual factors. Guaranteed $18.50/hr
Date Posted:
5/31/2024

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