The Farm at Miller's Crossing Agricultural Equipment Operators in Hudson, New York

8 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 2/20/2019-12/20/2019.

Drives and operates farm machines to grow and harvest combination of kinds of crops such as berries, kale, chard, salad greens, tomatoes, potatoes, sweet corn, eggplant, parsley, onions, sweet potatoes, garlic, leeks, winter squash, cucumbers, summer squash, celery, herbs and flowers. Attaches farm implements such as plow, discs, seed drill, manure spreader, and trailers and running gears to tractor. Drives tractor and operates implements in the field and barnyard.

Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest berries, vegetables, flowers and field crops using hand tools such as shovel, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties include tilling soil, transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops; picking, cleaning, packing, and loading crops. Construct trellises, repair fences and farm buildings, and/or participate in irrigation activities. Set up and operate irrigation equipment. .

Requirements:

* Must have six months verifiable experience in the above.
* Exposure to extreme temps,
* Repetitive movements, extensive pulling/pushing, and frequent stooping.

Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from the NYSDOL website at http://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm.