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Nursery Farming

none used

Simmesport, LA

$12.45 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13185009943
Email address to Apply:
gwp.hwy1@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
7
Job Duties:
assisting with planting and harvesting of nursery plants and trees including tractor driving, hand planting of container plants, transferring container plants and trees to larger containers, fertilizing, mowing, and irrigating. Must be able to lift 30lb or greater containers and seed bags. Able to work in hot, humid weather, bending and stooping to reach ground level crops and able to stand on feet for long periods of time. Once hired, workers may be required to take a random drug test at no cost to worker. Testing positive or failure to comply may result in immediate termination.
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:
2
Number of Hours Per Week:
35
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
none used
Company Name:
GWP Landscape and Nursery
Location:
Simmesport, LA 71369
Telephone Number:
+13185009943

Worksite

Address:
15664 Hwy. 1, Simmesport, LA 71369

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22322-595387
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/1/2022

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