- Duties may include: sorting, evaluating quality and planting tree seedlings, trimming trees, identifying diseased or undesirable trees and removing them (using power or hand saws), applying chemical solutions to plants/trees to: enhance growth and/or protect against insects or disease & other related Forestry Worker activities as per SOC/OES 45-4011 (onetonline.org). Possible weekend/holiday work.
- Special Requirements:
- Must show proof of legal authorization to work in the United States ( Employer sponsor VISA) Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Must be 18 due to travel. Must walk substantially (up to 15 miles/day), also stoop, bend while carrying a pack (up to 50lbs) thru rough terrain (non-trail). 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 overtime.
Transportation and subsistence will be provided for cost from the place from which the worker has come to work for the employer, whether in the U.S. or abroad, to the place of employment.