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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery and Greenhouse

Poinsett Turfgrass Company

Harrisburg, AR

$13.67 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18705782391
Email address to Apply:
info@poinsetturfgrass.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
7
Job Duties:
Performs duties like: prepare soil and cultivate sod grass lawns, haul and spread topsoil, and fertilize the fields. Dig, rake, and screen soil before seeding; seed with either seeders pulled by agricultural equipment like farm tractors or by hand; spray and weed the sod grass lawns. Cut/mow the established grass once a week with pull-behind rotary mowers as well as self-driven power mowers when grass is fully grown and when sod has covered the fields. Set up, operate, and move sprinkler systems to water the lawns. Maintain farm equipment, load the sod onto flatbed trailers, transport sod grass to storage, and deliver to areas where it will be used. Must be willing to learn or already have the ability to drive a forklift as well. Mechanical skills needed in case of breakdowns. Must have the ability to operate general farm equipment as well as sowing, mowing and cutting equipment. Need to have knowledge of small pumps, water hoses, connectors and repairs or adjustments of sprinkler systems.
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:
3
Special Requirements:
See ADD C
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Poinsett Turfgrass Company
Location:
Harrisburg, AR 72432
Telephone Number:
+18705782391

Worksite

Address:
803 South Illinois St, Harrisburg, AR 72432

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-23338-540196
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/7/2023

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