MLH Farms, LLC, Forest Hill, LA now hiring 37 temporary Nursery Workers to work in Rapides Parish, LA from 2/15/2018 to 12/15/2018. Hourly wage of $10.73 or piece rates ranging from $0.06 / 1 gallon container to transplant plants to $1.75 / 18 ct. flat, 36 ct., 38 ct. to transplant all plants (excludes grasses), whichever is higher. Workers will plant, transplant, cultivate, harvest, pot and label nursery stock plants for wholesale and retail. Operate nursery vehicles, equipment and machinery. Lift and carry up to 50 lbs; repetitively walk, stoop, bend, reach, and kneel for long periods of time and work in extremely hot, cold, and/or wet weather. Drug testing is conducted post-hire at the employer's expense and is not part of the interview process. Negative results are required before starting work. Three months of nursery work experience required. Three quarters of an average of 40 hrs./wk guaranteed. Optional cash advances may be available to workers during the employment period in emergency situations at the discretion of the employer. Reimbursement of approved cash advances will be payroll deducted when expressly authorized by the worker in writing. Tools, supplies and equipment provided at no cost. Housing provided at no cost if outside commuting area. If applicable, transportation and subsistence expense to the job will be paid upon completion of 50% of the employment period, or earlier. Apply for this job by reporting to the nearest SWA in the state in which this ad appeared or contact the Rapides Business and Career Solutions Center, 5610 B Coliseum Blvd., Alexandria, LA 71303, (318) 767-6030, JO# LA760814.
Location/Region: Warren, AR