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Skyview Landscape, Inc. Landscape Laborer in Waterford, New York

Landscape Laborer - 24 fulltime, temporary, seasonal (H-2B) jobs available 04/01/2024 to 11/30/2024.

Employer: Skyview Landscape, Inc., 450 Hudson River Road, Waterford, NY 12188.

Duties: Responsible for all phases of landscaping maintenance, creation and installation of landscapes. This will include raking, edging, pruning, laying down mulch/topsoil and mowing turf areas. Assist in the installation of plantings of trees, shrubs, and annual flowers. Use an array of hand tools and gas-powered tools, including mowers, string trimmers, air blowers, plate compactors and shears. Operate compact loaders and excavators. Ability to lift 40-80 lbs regularly.

Employer to provide transportation to and from worksites in Albany, Schenectady, Rensselaer and Saratoga counties from designated pickup location: 450 Hudson River Road, Waterford, NY 12188.

No education required, 3 months experience required.

Work Days: Mon-Fri, 7am-5pm, 50 hours/week. $19.01/hour, OT varies at $28.52/hour Bonuses/raises may be paid at employer discretion based on performance, skill, and tenure.

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

Employer will assist workers with securing housing, but employer will not provide housing. Optional third party housing arrangements will be paid directly to the third party landlord, currently expected to be $120/week.

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 (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 $15.46/day without receipts or up to $59/day with receipts.

Interested candidates may contact Rensselaer County Career Center, 1600 7th Avenue, 4th Floor, Troy, NY 12180. Or by phone 518-270-2860. Reference job order NY1479957.

Or interested candidates may mail Skyview Landscape, Inc., Attn: Michael Scaringe (Owner), 450 Hudson River Road, Waterford, NY 12188. Or email Reference job order NY1479957.