Details for Farmworkers Needed
Farmworkers Needed Lochirco Fruit & Produce Co. needs 7 temporary farmworkers for their orchards in Marthasville, Missouri. Majority of work will be harvesting, sorting, packing & processing apples. May also maintain farm properties, weed, thin, till, maintain fences and farm buildings. May operate farm equipment, load crops and other farm duties as assigned by foreman. May use hand tools, such as shovels, shears, knives, etc. All tools needed to perform the job will be provided at no cost to the worker. The job is expected to begin Aug. 27 and last until approximately Nov. 30. The wage offered is $13.34 per hour. Must be physically fit, able to carry a full picking bag (up to 50 lbs.) down an 8- to 14-foot ladder between the tree and apple bin, repeatedly for 8 to 10 hours a day. Extensive bending, stooping and stretching. Contract guarantees opportunity to work for at least 3/4 of the number of the hours in the workdays during the period of the contract, beginning with the workers’ first day of employment. Free housing to workers recruited from outside the commuting area. Transportation and subsistence expenses to the worksite will be provided or paid by the employer upon completion of 50% of the work contract. One month experience within last 10 years required. Apply for this job at the nearest Missouri Career Center office (866-506-0251) using job listing number 12648034.