Workers will be expected to work in diversified vegetable crops such as: pickle cucumbers, hay & straw, sweet potatoes, red & white potatoes, asparagus, cabbage, collards, squash, string beans, butter beans, sweet corn, long green cucumbers, bell pepper, eggplant, long hot pepper, turnips, grapes, tomatoes, jalapeno peppers, field peas, strawberries, cherry peppers, banana peppers, Cuban-L peppers, blueberries, watermelon, cantaloupes, soybeans, cotton, onions, radishes, spinach, tomatillo, kale. Specific instructions & close supervision will be provided by the farm owner &/or supervisor designated by the grower. Workers will be expected to perform their duties in a timely & proficient manner & will have close supervision to insure adherence to instructions. Work will be closely monitored & reviewed for quality. Much More – See Attachment to ETA-790 Addendum C For Comprehensive Disclosure. Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds throughout the entire work day. To be employed in this agricultural employment opportunity worker must have one (1) month of verifiable general farmwork experience. APPROXIMATE TIME DURING THE CONTRACT PERIOD OF CROP ACTIVTIES FOR ALL COMMODITIES INCLUDED IN THIS APPLICATION: All of the time frames related to specific of job activities listed in the job descriptions for each commodity listed in Item 11 are approximations for the purpose of disclosure to potential applicants, applicants, & employees, both domestic & foreign. The job activities described may, in fact, occur earlier &/or later depending on a wide variety of variables including, but not limited to, weather conditions, weather disaster(s), Acts of God, disease pressure, positive or negative market conditions, availability or lack of availability of production inputs, high or low costs of available inputs, & other factors, that the grower could not reasonably anticipate at the time this application is submitted with NC SWA/ US DOL ETA & that is beyond the control of the growers. These developing factors could occur at anytime during the course of the growing season. TRANSPLANT PRODUCTION & PRE-PLANT ACTIVITIES: Workers may perform seeding activities in greenhouses to prepare for planting. Workers will move soil materials, fill seeding trays, plant seeds, water seedings, fertilize seedlings, monitor growth & growing conditions. Workers will also perform activities to prepare land for planting outside the greenhouse. These work activities anticipated to be performed at any time/various times throughout the entire period of employment. – continues-
Experience Required: Yes
Months of Experience Required: 1
Special Requirements: 1 Month verifiable experience in general farm work is required.
Number of Hours Per Week: 40
Work Schedule (Start/End time): 7:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Company Name: The North Carolina Grower’s Association, Inc.