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Confidential Field Crop Farmworker 216443696 in Dowagiac, Michigan

Reference this job order number when inquiring about this position. Inquiries must be made prior to 07/27/2020.Originating state and job order # Michigan - 10596815REQUIREMENTS: Must be at least 18 years of age. Must be available the entire work period of 04/20/2020-10/31/2020. Must agree to work Mon-Fri, 7hours 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:24SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:Must have at least 3 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: GENERAL FARM LABOR: Worker will be required to hoe or pull weeds as directed by supervisor. For staking tomatoes and specialty variety peppers, workers will stake with 12 to 96 inch stakes by hand with stake pounders weighing up to 20 pounds. Workers may also stake with air driven machines. Worker will sprout young shoots on the tomato plant as needed for optimum plant potential. Workers will pull out of ground and pick up 12 to 96 inch in length tomato stakes and place them in approved container. Worker will hook up and repair vegetable and apple irrigation. Worker will repair, clean and sanitize harvest buckets, bags, bins, and equipment as instructed. Workers will conduct pruning activities. Workers will conduct various farm and fieldclean up tasks such as raking brush, picking up rocks and roots and mowing grass on farm property as directed.EMPLOYER ASSURANCES: BOARD ARRANGEMENTS:<

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