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Field Crop Farmworker Job in Toledo, Ohio US

Field Crop Farmworker

Confidential Posting - Toledo, OH

Posted: 12/6/2022 - Expires: 6/1/2023

Job ID: 250711465

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Job Description

Reference this job order number when inquiring about this position. Inquiries must be made prior to 06/24/2023.

REQUIREMENTS: Must be at least 18 years of age. Must be available the entire work period of 02/01/2023 - 11/15/2023. Must agree to work Mon-Fri, 7 hours per day, Sat, 5 hours. Employer will provide transportation from employer provided living quarters to work site every day. Must read, and agree to, all terms and conditions of employment prior to a referral to the employer.

OPENINGS: 5

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have at least 2 months of verifiable experience in all job duties. This job requires exposure to extreme temperatures, ability to lift 60 lbs., repetitive movements, extensive walking, frequent stooping, extensive pushing and pulling, drug screen.

 JOB DUTIES: Handling manual tasks associated with commodity production and harvest activities.  VARIETY TOMATO HARVEST: Worker must harvest to quality standards which change depending on weather and market conditions as directed by Supervisor. Worker will move productively along row from start to end, stoop and bend to pick mature tomatoes by gently removing them from the vine, taking care not to damage the vine, and gently placing into plastic crates or cardboard box. Worker will fill crate to the rim, but not overfill, allowing another crate to be stacked on top without bruising tomatoes. Worker will carry and load the full crates onto a nearby truck, trailer or wagon. Harvested vine-ripe tomatoes must be free of bruises, have color that is from a light yellow to a firm red, be free of surface defects and have no stems attached. Worker may be directed to pick tomatoes of various quality standards for various market needs. Vine-ripe tomatoes that are defective or unsaleable will be picked and discarded onto the ground as directed by Supervisor. Worker must be able to pick up and carry 40 pounds. Workers may work individually or as a team. Workers will help others finish harvesting their assigned rows as instructed by Supervisor. All workers are responsible for overall quality for team-picked product. At any given time, some workers will be picking, some may drive tractor, and some workers will work from wagon, be handed full buckets, and carefully place product into larger containers. Worker may be required to wash or rinse dirt and mud off of tomatoes. Worker may use hose to wash, rinse or clean as directed by Supervisor. Pay will be hourly.  Job requires worker to complete tasks in General farm labor, planting and harvest of sweet corn, cabbage, cabbage sprouts, squash, (butternut, acorn, spaghetti), peppers (all varieties), cherry & regular tomatoes, pumpkins and Greenhouse Labor. Experience Requirement: 2 verifiable months of commercial hand harvest with a vegetable base required. Applicants must furnish job references from recent employers within the past 3 years establishing acceptable prior experience. Drug testing not utilized as pre-employment tool. See work rules for more information regarding post-employment drug testing.

EMPLOYER ASSURANCES:

BOARD ARRANGEMENTS: Employer will furnish free and convenient cooking and kitchen facilities so workers are able to prepare their own meals. The employer will provide transportation to assure workers access to stores where they can purchase groceries.

HOUSING: Employer-provided housing is available for all workers who live outside a reasonable daily driving distance.

TRANSPORTATION TO WORK SITE: The employer will provide transportation for all workers living in the employer-provided housing to and from the daily work site(s).

WORKERS COMPENSATION INSURANCEProvided.

TOOLS, SUPPLIES, EQUIPMENT: Tools, supplies, and equipment needed to complete the job will be provided by the employer at no cost to the worker.

ALL ASSURANCES AND TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT MUST BE REVIEWED BY THE JOB SEEKER PRIOR TO REFERRAL TO THE EMPLOYER. THEY ARE AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW AT YOUR NEAREST OhioMeansJobs Centers.

TO APPLY FOR THE JOB OPPORTUNITY: Click Apply Now, Apply by Email or visit the nearest OhioMeansJobs Centers.   Reference the job order when inquiring about this job opportunity.


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Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time
Job type:
Agriculture, H-2A, FLC
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
No school grade completed
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Work Shift:
First
Job Reference Code
H-300-22337-619419
Salary
$15.89 - $0.00 /hour
Licenses / Certifications:
N/A
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 4

Workplace Documentation: 4