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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

General Farm Worker

Ymker Greenhouse

Armour, SD

$15.89 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+16056803224
Email address to Apply:
mtymker@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
5
Job Duties:
Perform the following duties in a greenhouse: Transplanting/potting, watering, general plant care (i.e. pruning, staking, trellising) of flowers, edibles (i.e. vegetables) and other plants (trees, shrubs). Includes loading soil into tray filler machine; transporting trays via carrying or pushing a cart full of trays to other location; loading and unloading trays/baskets from floor onto carts to transport; labeling pots, placing pots/tray packs into trays; watering plants according to their moisture needs; loading and unloading carts onto trucks/trailers for shipping. Organization of supplies such as pots, planters, tray, soil, etc. Application of fertilizer/ fungicides/ pesticides through drench or spray. General cleaning, trash removal, snow removal, and grounds care (i.e. weed eating, spraying cleanup) Drive to town to pick up greenhouse supplies. Property maintenance and/or repair of greenhouse structure and/or equipment. Maintenance of greenhouse properties including lawns, flower beds, trees, fences, weeding, watering, removing debris/trash. Maintenance of buildings includes repair/replacement of roof plastics. Maintenance and assembly of equipment includes sprayers, shopping carts, shipping carts, drip systems, etc.  Equipment - Tractor, potting/transplantor machine, skid loader, tray filling (soil) machine Crops - Perennials , Annuals
Job Classification:
45-2092.00 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
3
Special Requirements:
Extensive pushing and pulling. Extensive walking. Exposure to extreme temperatures. Frequent stooping. Repetitive movements. Must be able to lift seventy (50) pounds. Must have three (3) months experience. Must be able to obtain a driver's license within 30-90 days of hire. Equipment: Tractor, potting/transplantor machine, skid loader, tray filling (soil) machine
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Ymker Greenhouse
Company Name:
Marion Ymker Dba Ymker Greenhouse
Location:
Armour, SD 57313
Telephone Number:
+16056803224

Worksite

Address:
27931 389th Ave, Armour, SD 57313

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21315-699422
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/19/2021

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