Frankfort, MI 49635
Smeltzer Orchard Company has been processing fruit and vegetables for
over 50 years in Benzie County, Michigan. We process tart cherries,
sweet cherries, apples, and apple juice. We also dry a variety of products.
In July we start processing cherries and continue through August with
around 200 employees. We hire day and night production crews that work
10 hours or more per day. We also have a third shift sanitation crew
working seven days a week.
The apple processing season starts in September and lasts until March
or April, depending on the year. Our apple and apple juice production
requires 90 employees, generally working two 8 hour shifts and a third
shift sanitation crew. Our drying operation requires 8 workers that
are spread over a 5-day work week, working nearly year around. Workers
are needed for a variety of jobs such as, but not limited to; sorting,
packaging, stacking, sanitation, and forklift driving.
We pay a competitive hourly rate, and pay overtime for everything over
40 hours per week. All workers must be 18 years old or an emancipated
minor. Payday is Friday for all hours worked the previous week, with
the work week starting on Sunday.
No company housing is available, but there is housing available at local farms.
If interested contact:
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