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Farm Worker

Centeno Sod

Palmetto, FL

$12.41 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19417293954
Email address to Apply:
admin@centenosod.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
15
Job Duties:
Temporary Seasonal Position: Farm Worker | SOC Code: 45-2092 All applicants must be able, willing, qualified to perform work described & must be available for entire period. Centeno Sod, Manatee County, FL, Palmetto Possible shift: 7:00AM-4:00PM. 40+ May be possibility of weekend work. Crops: Sod. Duties may include: Plant, cultivate and harvest sod, use hand tools such as machete, sod cutter, rake, shovel and hose to tend to sod. Transport sod with wheelbarrow and load into trucks. Diesel engine mechanic will maintain and repair tractors, trailers and mount tires. Perform safety check and routine maintenance on all farm equipment. Drivers will pack, sort and load harvested products. Load and unload trucks with forklift and skid steer machines. & other related Farm Worker activities as per SOC/OES 45-2092 (onetonline.org). On-the-job training provided. Must have 1 months Combine, forklift operation & farm equipment maintenance exp. Static strength; exert max muscle force to lift, push, pull, unload, carry objects up to 40lbs; may climb, walk, stand, reach, balance, sit, stoop, bend, squat, wash, clean: equip, grounds, area. Tools supplies and equipment provided at no cost to worker. Employer guarantees 3/4 of contract. Work outdoors, exposed to weather, hot or cold; hours may vary (+/-); possible downtimes and/or extended hours. Dependable: fulfill obligations. Attn. to detail: complete work tasks. Employer provided housing available to those who cannot reasonably return to their residence within the same day. No cell phone use during work hours. Must be able to obtain a drivers license. Must be 18 years of age. Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Based on Employer's discretion/cost: Worker may have random drug/alcohol testing during employment: positive test/ refusal to abide = dismissal. Worker has 3 days from date of hire to show legal authorization to work in the United States. Cash advances may apply at employer discretion.
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:
Must be 18 years of age. Must show proof of legal authorization to work in the United States. Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Static strength; exert max muscle force to lift, push, pull, unload, carry objects up to 40lbs; may climb, walk, stand, reach, balance, sit, stoop, bend, squat, wash, clean: equip, grounds, area. All applicants must be able, willing, qualified to perform work described and must be available for the entire period specified and work throughout all areas of intended employment. Based on Employer's discretion/cost: Worker may have random drug/alcohol testing during employment: positive test/ refusal to abide = dismissal. Must have 1 months Combine, forklift operation & farm equipment maintenance exp. No minimum education requirement. On-the-job training provided.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Centeno Sod
Location:
Palmetto, FL 34221
Telephone Number:
+19417293954

Worksite

Address:
1525 15th Ave Dr E, Palmetto, FL 34221

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22202-368413
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
High wage offer of $12.50 per hour, depending on experience.
Date Posted:
8/8/2022

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