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Elhannon Wholesale Nursery, Inc. Nursery Workers in Petersburg, New York

21 Fulltime H-2A Seasonal Jobs available 2/15/2020-12/15/2020.

Perform any combination of the following duties in connection with nursery related work. Prepare soil and growth media, cultivate, prune, and otherwise participate in horticulture activities. Operate tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, and self-propelled machinery to grow and harvest nursery stock, plants, and trees. Haul and spread top soil, fertilizer, etc. to condition land. Tie, bunch, wrap and pack flowers, plants, shrubs, and trees. Harvest full-grown crops requiring digging, balling, and heavy lifting. Mix chemical solutions, such as fertilizer, herbicides, and pesticides and spray plants.

Requirements:

* Must have 3 months verifiable experience in above duties
* Employer will train
* Exposure to extreme temps, repetitive movements, extensive pushing/pulling, extensive walking, frequent stooping.
* Lifting requirement of 80 lbs. with assistance
* Post-hire drug screening at employers expense

Entire job duty description (ETA 790 and Spanish translation) should be reviewed and provided to qualified applicants from the NYSDOL website at http://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm.

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