Agriculture - Turek Farms Partners, LLC, King Ferry, NY now hiring 109 temporary Vegetable Harvesters and Packers to work in Cayuga County, NY from 7/17/2018 to 10/15/2018. Hourly wage of $12.83 or piece rates ranging from $0.02 to check 48 ear crates of corn to $0.25 to harvest 48 ear crates of corn (Group rate), whichever is higher. Perform manual labor to primarily cultivate, harvest, grade and pack sweet corn by hand and machine. Perform prolonged walking, bending, stooping, kneeling, reaching, twisting, pushing, pulling and lifting, carrying and loading of up to 55 lbs. Physical stamina and hand dexterity is required. Work may be outside in cold, extremely hot and/or wet weather for extensive periods of time. Drug testing is conducted post-hire for new-hires and post-accident upon suspicion at the employer’s expense. Drug testing is not part of the interview process. Negative results are required.Three months of verifiable prior experience working on a diversified vegetable crop farm handling both manual and machine tasks associated with commodity production and harvest activities. Raises and/or bonuses may be offered to any seasonal worker employed pursuant to this job order, at the company’s sole discretion, based on individual factors including work performance, skill, and tenure. Advances and/or loans made to workers, if any, may be repaid by pre-authorized payroll deductions. Three quarters of an average of 40 hrs./wk guaranteed. Tools, supplies and equipment provided at no cost. Housing provided at no cost if outside commuting area. If applicable, transportation and subsistence expense to the job will be paid upon completion of 50% of the employment period, or earlier. Apply for this job by reporting to the nearest SWA in the state in which this ad appeared or contact the Cayuga Works Career Center, 199 Franklin St. Suite 204, Auburn, NY 13021, (315) 253-1590, JO# NY1257828.
Location/Region: Auburn, NY (US - 13021)