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Fitzgerald Farms

Manchester , GA

Orchard Workers #GA3200953307

Fitzgerald Farms
Manchester, GA Full-time
Posted on March 31, 2019

Agriculture Fitzgerald Fruit Farms, LLC, Manchester, GA now hiring 25 temporary Orchard Workers to work in Meriwether and Talbot Counties, GA from 4/29/2019 to 12/15/2019. Hourly wage of $11.13. Perform manual labor to harvest, grade, and pack peaches and apples. Perform ongoing orchard maintenance including pruning and thinning. Work outside in inclement weather conditions including extremely hot (up to 100 degrees), cold and/or wet weather for extensive periods of time, perform prolonged walking, reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs and stacking 35 lb boxes over head, climb 8 ft ladders and reach over head for extended periods of time. Three months of orchard work experience required. Three quarters of an average of 40 hrs./wk guaranteed. Tools, supplies and equipment provided at no cost. Housing provided at no cost if outside commuting area. If applicable, transportation and subsistence expense to the job will be paid upon completion of 50% of the employment period, or earlier.