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Bee Rearing Specialist

Sweet River Company, LLC

Beeville, TX

$13.88 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+15127408610
Email address to Apply:
matt@sweetriverhoney.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
8
Job Duties:
Raise queen, worker and drone honey bees. Duties include grafting queen cells, preparing starter and finisher colonies, creation of mating colonies, queen catching, preparation of nucleus colonies, installation of queens, installation of queen cells, moving nucleus colonies, feeding nutritional AMD Medicinal supplements, shaking bulk bees, locating and replacing queens, recognizing and removing sealed and unsealed brood from a colony.
Job Classification:
45-2093.00 - Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

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:
No fear of/non-allergic to bees/pollen. Able to lift up to 50 lbs. repetitively. Basic understanding of honey bee biology and lifecycles required.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Sweet River Company, LLC
Location:
Driftwood, TX 78619
Telephone Number:
+15128295367

Worksite

Address:
7357 FM 673, Beeville, TX 78104

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22262-481333
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
10/6/2022

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