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Faery's Golf & Landscape Inc Landcape Laborer in Ransomville, New York

Landscape Laborer - 10 full time, temporary, seasonal (H-2B) jobs available 4/1/21-12/31/21.

Employer: Faery's Golf & Landscape Inc., 3314 Ridge Road, Ransomville, NY 14131.

Duties: All aspects of general landscaping. Can expect to be involved in some if not all of the following: Dig, rake & haul soil to prepare for the planting of grass seed &/or installing sod. Will prepare earth for installation of features such as: retaining walls, golf course bunkers & tees. Work will be done as improvements to existing landscape & will require repair or extensions of existing sub structures such as irrigation/drainage.

Most of this work is done on a small scale & is done by manual labor. Worker will dig trenches w/ shovels & pick axes to depths of 2 ft and width of 1 foot & move spoils using shovels & after drain pipe is installed either back fill with soil/stone using shovels & rakes to prep for final treatment of seed/sod.

May also work along w/ operators digging trenches w/ trenchers & mini excavators, laborer will help in cleaning of spoils using shovels & rakes & prep area when complete for the installation of grass seed/sod. The depths of the trenches are generally 1-3 ft deep & the width ranges from 6 inches to 2 ft & are for installation of drainage/irrigation pipe. Retaining wall work consists of small timber walls; timbers are 6x8x8 ft & are generally 1-3 timbers high also installation of 6-8 inch stone placed by hand on banks to help protect the ground from erosion.

This work is done on small scale so employee can prepare area for installation using shovels & rakes & back fill of area w/ the same tools & tamping ground using hand tampers. Areas disturbed will be prepped for the installation of grass seed/sod by means of hand rakes & shovels. Will be involved in maintenance of employer's property which involves trimming ornamental trees & shrubs, mowing lawns and general maintenance that needs to be performed.

Work will be performed outside in weather that can range from 10-100 degrees F, will be expected to work in inclement weather such as rain & snow. Workers must be able to lift 75 lbs on a continuous basis & be in good enough physical shape to so on a daily basis.

Employer to provide transportation to and from worksites from designated location: 3314 Ridge Road, Ransomville, NY, 14131.

No education or experience required.

Mon-Sat, 7am-4pm, 40 hours/week at $16.22/hour. OT at $24.33/hour.

A single workweek will be used to compute wages due. Workers will be paid weekly on Thursday. All deductions from the worker's paycheck required by law will be made.

Optional employer provided housing with utilities available at no cost to the worker.

Employer will provide workers at no charge all tools, supplies, and equipment required to perform the job.

H-2B workers will be reimbursed in the first workweek for all visa, visa processing, border crossing, and other related fees, including those mandated by the government (excluding passport fees).

Transportation (the most economical and reasonable common carrier for the distances involved) (including meals and, to the extent necessary, lodging) to the place of employment will be provided, or its cost to workers reimbursed, if the worker completes half the employment period. Return transportation will be provided if the worker completes the employment period or is dismissed early by the employer. Daily subsistence rates are $12.68/day w/o receipts or up to $55/day w/ receipts.

Interested candidates may contact Lockport Worksource One Center, 272 S. Transit St., Lockport, NY 14094. Or by phone 716-433-6766. Reference job order NY1356295.

Or interested candidates may mail Faery's Golf & Landscape Inc., attention Anthony Grenzy (President), 3314 Ridge Road, Ransomville, NY 14131. Or call 716-864-7449. Or email: Reference job order NY1356295.