Temporary Workers #215191Oxen Hill Farm LLC
Oxen Hill Farm, LLC, East Granby, CT needs 7 temporary workers May 1, 2019 to December 1, 2019, work tools, supplies, equipment provided without cost to worker.
Housing will be available without cost to workers who cannot reasonably return to their permanent residence at the end of the work day. Transportation reimbursement and subsistence is provided upon completion of 15 days or 50% of the work contract. Work is guaranteed for 3/4 of the workdays during the contract period. Hours offered each week may be more or less than stated in item 11 depending on weather and crop conditions. Workers not required to work extra hours offered. $13.25 per hour or applicable piece rate.
Employee must be able to plant, cultivate, weed and harvest a large variety of vegetable, fruit and flower crops. Applicants should have a general knowledge of vegetable production, plant propagation and greenhouse maintenance and propagation. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. May be required to operate machinery and do various other field work. General farm maintenance, brush clearing and chain saw operation could be required on a regular basis. 2 months experience in the above duties listed is preferred.