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Nursery Workers

Patuxent Nursery

Bowie, MD

$15.54 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+13012184769
Email address to Apply:
kevinflynn@patuxentnursery.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
26
Job Duties:
Duties may include: Load/unload plant material from trucks, tag and stock material for resale. Water, prune, and maintain nursery stock. Perform ground maintenance to include cut grass, mulch, and weed flower beds. Prune trees & shrubs. Lay sod, plant annuals, trees and shrubs. Haul top soil, mulch, and other landscape supplies, Sell and deliver plants and flowers to customers. Pot up and maintain crops of annuals, perennials, grasses and shrubs for our in-house production department & other related Nursery Workers activities as per SOC/OES 45-2092 (onetonline.org). Possible weekend/holiday work.
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:
No
Special Requirements:
Must be 18 years of age. Worker has 3 days from date of hire to 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 70lbs (possible 2-person); 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. Variable weather conditions may apply.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Patuxent Nursery
Location:
Bowie, MD 20716
Telephone Number:
+13012184769

Worksite

Address:
2410 North Crain Highway, Bowie, MD 20716

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22322-596278
Multiple Worksites:
No
Additional Wage Information:
High wage offer of $18.54 per hour. Based on experience.
Date Posted:
12/6/2022

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