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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

Melon Life, Inc.

Hopeful, GA

$13.67 per hour


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Job Description

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Pecan harvesting and field care. Repairing and installing irrigation for pecans, picking up pecans by hand, moving trees, planting trees, mowing groves, picking up limbs and roots, spraying pecans, shaking trees, driving tractors, picking table work, bagging pecans, cleaning pecans, driving forklifts to move pecans in super sacks or bins, sweeping, cleaning up pecan spills, moving pallets, picking up trash, loading and unloading trucks, moving pecans in and out of cold storage freezers, weeding, landscaping, mowing, driving tractors. All work is done on the farm. Workers may be requested to submit to random drug or alcohol tests at no cost to the worker. Failure to comply with the request or testing positive may result in immediate termination. Drug testing and background checks may occur during the interview process and will be conducted at the sole expense and discretion of the employer. Must be able to lift 50lbs. to shoulder height repetitively throughout the workday and able to lift and carry 50lbs. in field. Use of personal cell phone or other personal electronic device during working hours strictly prohibited except for work-related calls or emergencies and violation may result in immediate termination. Cosecha de pecanas y cuidado del campo. Reparar e instalar riego para nueces, recoger nueces a mano, mover árboles, plantar árboles, cortar arboledas, recoger ramas y raíces, rociar nueces, sacudir árboles, conducir tractores, trabajar en mesas de recolección, embolsar nueces, limpiar nueces, conducir montacargas para mover nueces en súper sacos o contenedores, barrer, limpiar derrames de nueces, mover tarimas, recolectar recoger basura, cargar y descargar camiones, mover nueces dentro y fuera de los congeladores de almacenamiento en frío, construir cercas, desherbar, paisajismo, cortar el césped, conducir camiones. Todo el trabajo se hace en la finca. Se puede solicitar a los trabajadores que se sometan a pruebas aleatorias de drogas o alcohol sin costo alguno para el trabajador. El incumplimiento de la solicitud o la prueba positiva pueden resultar en la terminación inmediata. Pruebas de drogas y antecedentes Los controles pueden ocurrir durante el proceso de la entrevista y se realizarán a expensas y discreción exclusivas del empleador. Debe ser capaz de levantar 50 libras a la altura de los hombros repetidamente a lo largo de la jornada laboral y capaz de levantar y transportar 50 libras en campo. El uso de teléfonos celulares personales u otros dispositivos electrónicos personales durante las horas de trabajo está estrictamente prohibido, excepto para llamadas relacionadas con el trabajo o emergencias, y la violación puede resultar en el despido inmediato.
Job Classification:
45-2092.00 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

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See Addendum C/Ver Addendum C
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Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Melon Life, Inc.
Washington, IN 47501
Telephone Number:


31.1238609, -84.4117744, Hopeful, GA 31730

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