Forestry Workers

$14.82 - $25.00 hourly
  • Jobs & Visas USA
  • Gordonsville, Virginia, USA
  • Jul 05, 2019
H2B

Job Description

Duties: Manual duties outdoors for reforestation: maintain, develop woodlands, include hand plant tree seedlings w/o J or U root; maintain surrounding vegetation: prune, clear, spray, pile, clear debris, dig hole to plant seedlings for reforestation w/o J or U root multiple holes per day, secure seedling by packing soil into hole around seedling, maintain seedling growth & other related Forestry Worker activities as per SOC/OES 45-4011 (onetonline.org). Requirements: Must be 18 due to travel. Must show proof of legal authority to work in the U.S. Drug/Alcohol/Tobacco free work zone. Perform physical activities: such as lift, balance, walk, stoop, handle, position, move, manipulate materials use static strength to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, carry objects up to 50lbs. Must have 3 months Commercial Brushsaw/Chainsaw exp. No min. edu. reqmt. All applicants must be able, willing, qualified to perform work described and must be available for the entire period specied and work throughout all areas of intendend employment. Possible daily/weekly hours: 8:00AM-5:00PM. 40+ (plus) to include lunch break M-F. Possible weekend/holiday work. (OT possible, but not required or guaranteed. If OT is worked, wage is paid at a rate of time and a half per hour worked beyond 40 hours each week.) Outdoors, exposed to weather; must be capable of doing physically strenuous labor for long hours, occasionally in extreme heat or cold. Variable weather conditions apply; hours may fluctuate (+/-), possible downtime and/or OT. OT not required.