AGRICULTURE Tehandon Nursery, Spruce Pine, NC is now hiring 20 temporary Nursery Workers to work in Avery and Mitchell Counties, NC from 3/17/2014 to 12/15/2014. Hourly wage of $9.87. Perform manual labor to plant, cultivate and harvest potted and field planted Christmas trees and plants and shrubs. Most job duties require workers to work outdoors in extremely hot, cold and/or wet weather. Lift and load up to 60 lbs. and perform prolonged bending, walking, pulling and heavy lifting. Climb a 7 ft. ladder. No smoking or tobacco products allowed on nursery properties. Requires one month of nursery work experience. May pay an end of season bonus of $0.10 per hour worked to employees that complete the work contract. Three quarters of an average of 40 hrs./wk guaranteed. Tools, supplies, and equipment provided at no cost. Housing provided at no cost if outside commuting area. If applicable, transportation and subsistence expense to the job will be paid upon completion of 50% of the employment period, or earlier. Apply for this job at the nearest office of the SWA in the state in which this ad appeared or contact the Mitchell JobLink Career Center, 100 Maryland Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777, (828) 765-7351, JO# NC10253067.
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