About the Company
Farm Labor Association For Growers, Inc.
H2A Available Jobs
Haulers/truck Drivers, Vegetable/Harvest Workers
H-2A and corresponding domestic workers must be available to perform each of the following job activities in connection with the harvesting and farming operations: Haulers/Truck Drivers, Vegetable/Harvest Workers (Iceberg & Romaine Lettuce, Kale, Broccoli, Potato, Beets, Carrots), Weeding, Hand Weeding & Thinning (Iceberg & Romaine Lettuce, Kale, Broccoli, Carrots, Beets, Spinach/Swiss Chard), Potato, Beets & Carrots Sorting, Debris removal, Raking, Shoveling, Sweeping, Dumping, Stacking & Packing, Transplant, Row Boss, Shed Labor/Packing Facility, General Farm Labor, General Ranch Maintenance, Sanitization activities, and Health/Wellness Monitor to perform the following duties: Clean and Core of Head Lettuce: Lettuce harvest workers work as a member of a harvest crew and perform the following tasks: thinning, weeding, general labor and harvest lettuce by walking in assigned furrows behind a harvesting machine platform or harvesting machine, selecting size and quality of lettuce to be harvested as specified by supervisor. Bends and grasps selected lettuce and cuts it from the roots using a harvesting knife. Trims outer leaves from the head and cores it with the coring knife. Employee inspects the head lettuce for defects. Employee places head lettuce onto the belt. The process is repeated. The cored lettuce is then carried down the belt to be dropped in a bin where employees inspect quality, core, remove loose leaves, and sort bin to capacity. Bins are constructed and sorted directly on the trailer on a pallet.