Kingdom Road Nursery Nursery Worker in Waterloo, New York
1 Full Time, Temporary, Seasonal Nursery Worker position available 08/08/2020 - 12/31/2020.
Transplant seedlings and rooted propagules (20%): carefully place propagule at proper level in soil in pot, apply water and space pots on bench. Move containers (various pots and planter units)(25%): space containers properly on benches and out in the nursery rows. Water plants (15%): Touch up water where sprinklers and drip devices dont apply sufficient water, place and maintain drip and sprinkler devices on plants. Weed (10%): Carefully remove weeds from containers and from soil in nursery area. Prune (10%): prune plants in pots to promote fullness and maintain shapes. Cleanup and pack (20%): Maintain nursery neat, clean, and tidy, package orders as instructed by manager.
Equipment operated: Irrigation sprinklers and emitters, tractor and trailer, skid steer, fork lift, mower and tiller, mechanized vacuum, and string trimmers
Workers will comply with and follow other instructions of supervisor. Workers will follow rules that assure safety is practiced in lifting and other operations.
* 6 months experience
* Certification/license requirements
* Exposure to extreme temperatures
* Extensive pushing or pulling
* Extensive sitting or walking
* Frequent stooping or bending over
* Repetitive movements
Interested and qualified applicants should be provided with the full job information from https://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/h2a_orders.shtm