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Farmworkers/laborers

T&L Nursery, Inc

Redmond, WA

$16.34 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+14258855050
Email address to Apply:
joanne@tandlnursery.com
Web address to Apply:
https://www.worksourcewa.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
16
Job Duties:
This is an application for heathers, vines, ground covers, perennials, ornamental grasses. Work duties include preparing soil and growth media, cultivating and otherwise participating in horticultural activities on acreage, in a nursery or in environmentally controlled structures such as a greenhouse or shed. There are general conditions of employment, general job specifications and individual requirements that are specific to each job duty: Worker will perform any combination of the following duties concerned with preparing soil and growth media, cultivating and otherwise participating in horticultural activities under close supervision on acreage, in nursery or in environmentally controlled structure such as greenhouse and shed: Hauls and spreads topsoil, fertilizer, peat moss, and other materials to condition land; digs, rakes and screens soil, and fills cold frames and hot beds to prepare them for planting; fills growing tanks with water; plants, sprays, weeds and waters plants, shrubs and trees. Sows grass seed and plants plugs of sod and cuts, rolls, and stacks sod. Traps and poisons pests such as moles, gophers, mice, etc. Plants shrubs and plants in containers. Ties, bunches, wraps and packs flowers, plants, shrubs and trees to fill orders. Moves containerized shrubs and trees using wheelbarrow; digs up shrubs and trees and wraps their roots with burlap. • May dip rose cuttings into vat disinfect cuttings prior to storage. • May fold and staple corrugated forms to make boxes used for packing horticultural products. • May be designated according to employing establishment as grass-farm laborer (agriculture); greenhouse laborer (agriculture); nursery laborer (agriculture); rose-farm laborer (agriculture), etc. Job Specifications Include: 1. Caring for trees in the nursery; 2. Work in nursery environment performing various job duties such as planting, potting, watering (by hose or carrying buckets), and filling up flats; 3. Care for plants during the growing process (hoeing/tilling/watering); 4. Load/unload sod/growing materials onto/from the truck; 5. Transport trees and shrubs weighing up to 70 pounds; 6. Worker will assist in planting and/or harvesting ornamental trees intended for wholesale market; and, 7. Weeding, cleaning, and pruning trees.
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:
1
Special Requirements:
This is an application for heathers, vines, ground covers, perennials, ornamental grasses. Work duties include preparing soil and growth media, cultivating and otherwise participating in horticultural activities on acreage, in a nursery, or in environmentally controlled structures such as a greenhouse or shed. 4e) Must be able to lift and/or load 70lbs. 4g) Work may take place when temperatures are below freezing and above 100 degrees Fahrenheit. 4h) May require extensive pulling and/or pushing of tools, wheelbarrows, fruit containers, etc. 4i) May require the worker to sit and/or walk for extended periods of time while sorting, picking, examining, weeding, transporting, pruning, etc. 4j) Workers will be required to stoop and/or bend over while performing farm labor such as weeding, irrigating, pruning, picking, removing debris, etc. 4k) There will be repetitive movements while performing most of the farm labor duties, for example picking, sorting, pruning, shoveling, weeding, etc.
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
T&L Nursery, Inc
Location:
Redmond, WA 98052
Telephone Number:
+14258855050

Worksite

Address:
13245 Woodinville-Redmond Rd NE, Redmond, WA 98052

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21324-717734
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/2/2021

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