Job Info Job Title: Crop Worker Location: Myakka City, FL Job Number: 10962 Posted Date: 8/7/2019 Job description Summary of responsibilities: Routine care and treatment of crops. Harvesting of crops. Other duties as assigned. Brief description of responsibilities and duties: Routine care and treatment of crops. Performs routine care and treatment of the crops throughout the growing cycle, including weeding and thinning Performs routine manual flowers emasculation and pollination when required Promptly signals any abnormalities of the crops to the group leader Sowing and transplanting Harvesting of Crops. Performs mainly manual harvesting of crops, during the harvest period Seed extracting and cleaning Other duties as assigned. Performs other related activities in support of team efforts Performs the plant preparation and cleanup of the greenhouses Performs simple maintenance on equipment and buildings JOB PROFILE: Education / knowledge High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred Training in horticulture, possibly achieved through practical experience Forklift certified and current pesticide applicator’s license preferred or ability to obtain Skills Assertive and clear communicative skills (verbal and written), including active listening skills Able to lift harvested product or planting material and able to frequently bend and crouch Able to operate farm machinery and follow safety procedures Effective English communication skills (verbal), the ability to speak and understand some Spanish is preferred Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) preferred Competencies relevant to the position Cooperation Entrepreneurship Responsibility Communication Customer - orientation Accuracy Traits Highly dependable and detailed oriented Shows personal initiative, is flexible and pragmatic, and able to portray and promote a positive image of the company’s vision, mission and values Works well within a team environment Independence Carries out work activities independently, with a clear understanding of the desired direction and priorities based on the organization's vision and strategy Performs the position under the responsibility of the group leader Contacts Maintains good internal communications only Working conditions Works during both slow and busy periods Mainly conducts manual and routine work Ability to lift up to 50lbs. Works on weekend and holidays as necessary Must possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record Works under varying climate conditions and is exposed to outside working conditions Apply at Our Website: Apply Website Apply By Our Email: Apply Email Apply Here Online: Apply Online Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.