Fort Meade , FL

Farm Worker #FL10819635

Fort Meade, FL Full-time
Posted on December 22, 2018

Farm Worker

Premier Packing LLC is hiring 20 farm workers to pack watermelon crops and pumpkin crop in Lake County, Florida for a temporary period starting on January 1, 2019 and ending on November 1, 2019. Two (2) months experience packing watermelons and pumpkin is required. The wages offered are the highest of $11.29 per hour or applicable piece rates. This job requires prolonged standing, bending, stooping, and reaching. Job is outdoors and continues in all types of weather. Workers may be requested to submit to random drug or alcohol tests at no cost to the worker. Workers must be able to lift 70 lbs. to shoulder height repetitively throughout the workday and able to lift and carry 70 lbs. in field. Employer guarantees work will be available for at least three-quarters of the period stated. Required tools supplies, and equipment will be provided at no cost to worker. Housing will be available for workers who cannot reasonably return home after each working day. Transportation and subsistence expenses will be provided, or reimbursed after 50% of the work contract is completed, if appropriate.