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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Agriculture, Forestry

Sweet Tree Holdings 1, LLC

Warren's Gore, VT

$16.95 per hour

INACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18027234620
Email address to Apply:
employment@sweettreeholdings.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
8
Job Duties:
All applicants must be able, willing, and qualified to perform the work described in this job description and must be available for the entire period of employment specified in box A.3 & A.4. This work order is for qualified people with 1 month’s prior experience performing agricultural work and working in a commercial scale maple sugaring operation. Workers must be willing to work in cold weather as low as -20 degrees Fahrenheit/-28 degrees Celsius and work on snow covered ground up to 1 foot. Employees are required to provide their own appropriate and effective layers and outerwear such as boots, parka/jacket, rain gear (pants and jackets), hats, gloves, and base layers. Workers may perform a variety of tasks throughout these seasons based on what the woods manager they report to needs for the day-to-day operation of the bush. Workers will use precision tree-sap tapping equipment, operate agricultural equipment to include tractor with loader and rear mounted attachments, pick-up truck; and chainsaw. This position involves precision boring of "tap-holes" in trees; precision insertion and setting of spouts; crimping, cutting, and connecting food-grade flexible PVC tubing; and installation and repairing of various diameter food-grade flexible PVC pipe/tubing (up to 2'). A Woods Worker is responsible for the hands-on work of fall maintenance, leak checking, leak repairs, tap pulling and tapping to Sweet Tree's tapping quality standards. Workers must be physically able to be standing and walking for most of the day in woods and mountainous environments. Workers must be able to work independently or in small groups in remote settings. Workers must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds and be available to work Monday through Saturday. The employer will provide 1 days of training and allow 2 days of work for the worker to satisfactorily perform all duties in this job order. Employer will furnish to workers without cost all tools and equipment required to perform duties assigned. Worker will be given 30 minutes for lunch. Beginning and ending times will vary depending on the conditions in the sugar bush. Workers must be able to take direction in simple English.
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
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Sweet Tree Holdings 1, LLC
Company Name:
Sweet Tree Holdings 1, LLC
Location:
Island Pond, VT 05846
Telephone Number:
+18027234620

Worksite

Address:
1984 VT Route 114, Warren's Gore, VT 05907

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23213-231071
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
8/28/2023

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