WATERMELON- Perform manual labor to hand cut watermelons. Use hand tools such as shears and knives.
Duties also include cleaning, loading, and unloading harvested products. Grade and sort products according to
factors such as color, species, length, width, appearance, feel and quality to ensure correct processing and usage.
Discard inferior or defective products and/or foreign matter, and place acceptable products in containers for further
processing. Weigh products or estimate their weight, visually or by feel. Place products in containers according to
grade and mark grades on containers. Clean and maintain work areas. Must assist with all Good Agricultural
Practice policies. Perform prolonged bending, reaching, and lifting up to 60 lbs.
Grove Clean-up: Workers may be required to perform miscellaneous grove clean-up work. These activities may
included removing debris, boxes, discarded fruit from fields to clean growing area , repair and or replace irrigation equipment , may maintain fence lines and moving farm equipment . Workers performing grove clean-up work will be paid the adverse effect wage rate, the prevailing rate . A copy of the work contract or a copy of the ETA 790 to the worker on the day the work commences.