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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery and Greenhouse

NC Growers Association

Vass, NC

$13.15 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12525270567
Email address to Apply:
lwicker@ncgrowers.org

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
17
Job Duties:
Workers will be expected to perform various activities in a commercial nursery. Workers will plant, cultivate, & harvest container & field grown trees, bushes & shrubs digging by hand ball & burlap. ALL production outside. Employees will plant, prune, spray, harvest trees according to supervisors instructions. Will water, fertilize, trim, pinch, weed, load, & more. All work according to supervisors instructions. Specific instructions & close supervision will be provided by the farm owner &/or supervisor designated by the grower. Workers will be expected to perform their duties in a timely & proficient manner & will have close supervision to insure adherence to instructions. Work will be closely monitored & reviewed for quality. Much More - See Addendum C to ETA Form - 790 Section 8.a. For Comprehensive Disclosure. Must be able to lift up to 65 pounds through out the entire work day.
Job Classification:
45-2092.01 - Nursery Workers

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:
1
Special Requirements:
SECTION B ETA 790A/H-2A Clearance Order Addendum C Section B.2 Required Work Experience Addl Disclosure EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT: Applicants are required to have a minimum one month verifiable experience working in field grown tree nursery or field & container grown nursery stock - grading, sizing, & pruning mostly trees with some limited bushes & shrubs according to well established nursery standards. Workers should be able to hand dig small, medium & large sized trees with dirt covered root ball & then securely wrap the root ball with burlap & secure it with large, job specific, employer provided pinning nails so that the tree can be moved & transplanted successfully by the purchasing customer, providing the tree & shrubs the very best chance of survival from harvest shock. Worker should be able successfully tie tops of trees using string & be able to utilize metal wire baskets on larger tree sizes. Grading & pruning trees is critical work.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
NC Growers Association
Company Name:
The North Carolina Grower's Association, Inc.
Location:
Vass, NC 28394
Telephone Number:
+19102452969

Worksite

Address:
NC Growers Association 230 Cameron Avenue, Vass, NC 28394

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21323-717150
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
11/29/2021

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