EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPT TREE FRUIT WORKERS x 50 OTHELLO, MATTAWA, ROYAL CITY, QUINCY, AND ELLENSBURG AREAS, H2A in Othello, Washington

This H-2A job opportunity is limited to qualified, available workers that are currently eligible to work in the United States, per federal regulation. This is an H-2A job order for agriculture workers * Harvest apples. Prune, thin (including blossom thinning) , plant/propagate and train trees * Workers will care for young non-producing fruit trees including weeding, hoeing, trunk painting, hand fertilizing and growth selection by hand and clipping. *Hand thinning of apple, cherry trees and grapes. *Pruning of apple, cherry trees and grapes. *Train and limb positioning of apple, cherry trees and grapes. *Harvesting (by hand) of apple, cherry trees and grapes. *Will perform duties on a motorized platform, on the ground, or utilizing a ladder *Providing general orchard labor *Operating farm machinery and spraying fruit trees Job Requirements *Three months of experience working with tree fruit crops. *Willing to commit to the entire contract period *Able to lift up to 60 lbs. Salary/Wage/Benefits All work is compensated at the $15.03 hourly rate . All workers are guaranteed the stated AEWR hourly rate of $15.03 for each hour worked. Piece rates: Tree Pruning $0.01-$2.25 per tree Tree Training $0.01-$2.25 per tree Tree Thinning $0.01-$2.25 per tree Tree Tying $0.01-$2.25 per tree Tree Mounting $0.01-$2.25 per tree Tree Painting $0.01-$2.25 per tree Tree Trellis work $0.01-$2.25 per tree Irrigation $0.01-$2.25 per tree Tree Suckering $0.01-$2.25 per tree Bin size: 45 3/4 inch x 46 3/4 inch x 24 inch Braeburn Apple Harvest $26.46 per bin Golden $26.46 per bin Gala $26.46 per bin Granny $26.46 per bin Fuji $26.46 per bin Honey Crisp $26.46 per bin Red De