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Tree Planters

Dasher Industries, Inc.

Glennville, GA

$13.87-$16.20 per hour

INACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+19126542100
Email address to Apply:
debra@grfarmsvidaliaonions.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
23
Job Duties:
Manual itinerant work planting and fertilizing pine seedlings to reforest and maintain timberlands by hand or machine. Workers will transport seedling and plant trees by hand using a dibble planting tool. Workers will also plant trees on mechanical planter being pulled by a tractor. This work is done in cut over forest lands on ground and/or wet area. Attention must be paid to spacing, soil and shade requirements. Must be able to sort tree seedlings, discarding substandard seedlings according to verbal instructions. Place seedlings in hole and pack soil firmly around plant using foot and planting tool, covering roots with soil and compressing the loose soil around the seedlings. Clean up and maintain equipment at the end of the season. Must be pleasant with others on the job and have a cooperative attitude. Must be respectful of leadership and pay attention to detail. Must complete work tasks. Must comply with all safety requirements and briefings. These jobs involve propagating, protecting, and managing forest tracts. Workers who apply for and obtain, or currently hold a FLC or FLCE certificate of registration with driving authorized by the USDOL Wage and Hour Division during the employment period may transport workers, count and check, and may be offered additional work hours.
Job Classification:
45-4011.00 - Forest and Conservation Workers

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 old or older. Work is strenuous and requires physical stamina. Extensive walking, bending, and lifting. Must be able to carry 60 lb bag of seedlings. Applicant must be available to work the entire contract period. Work in adverse weather and extreme temperatures. Drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug testing will be carried out equally between U.S. workers and H-2B workers at the employer's expense. Negative results required prior to starting work. Production standard of 2000 trees correctly planted per 8 hour day after one week of on the job training. Work schedule and locations dependent on weather conditions. Must pass drug screenings. No overnight travel required. Saturday and Sunday work required, when necessary.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Dasher Industries, Inc.
Location:
Glennville, GA 30427
Telephone Number:
+19126542100

Worksite

Address:
378 Joe Kennedy Rd. NE, Glennville, GA 30427

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-400-22209-382654
Multiple Worksites:
Yes
Date Posted:
8/5/2022

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