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Pest Control Applicator (Night Shift)

Mastronardi Produce

This is a Full-time position in Oneida, NY posted November 30, 2020.

Primary Function: This individual will work, hands on, monitoring the crops, implement and carry out instructions from the grower.

This involves all aspect of crop growing, crop maintenance/spraying, including IPM.Values: To perform the job successfully, the incumbent’s behavior must be consistent with the PRIDE values expected of all Mastronardi Produce employees: be Passionate; have Respect; be Innovative; be Driven and strive for Excellence.Primary Responsibilities: Daily monitoring and scouting of pest and disease in the Greenhouse.Be able to do an early detection and identification of pests and diseases.Maintain insect traps in designated areas of the greenhouse and do weekly trap counts of insects.Proper management and distribution of bios (live insects or mites) according with instructions of the General Manager.Follow IPM protocols of pest and disease managementCompiling IPM and conventional reports for management review.Verification of pest and disease infestation trend.Fertilizer preparation.

Water sampling.Variety recording and verification of data.Ensure cleanliness, adherence to all food safety policies and procedures and organization within the greenhouse.Education/Background Requirements: Previous experience in greenhouse or produce environment preferred.Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required Be willing to learn.

Training will be provided on pests and disease identification.Basic knowledge on insects, and pests is beneficial.Pest & disease identification skills.Good verbal and written communication.

Spanish is an asset.Must be honest and forthcoming, flexible, reliable, respectful to others, and passionate.Ability to work extra hours as needed to complete the scout and bio program of the week.

6 days per week in season.Must be team player.Working Conditions: Greenhouse environment with variable and fluctuating temperatures based on the season, with high temperatures in the summer monthsFast paced environment working on and around powered industrial equipment and background noise approaches 70 dcbsMust be able to work around bees.Will be on feet and walking and working on concrete surfacesFluctuating hours and schedule subject to the crop demands.Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

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