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  • AGRICULTURE Norton Creek Farms, Inc., Cashiers, NC now hiring 10 temporary Farm Workers to work in Macon, Jackson and Clay Counties, NC from 2/15/2019 to 11/1/2019. Hourly wage of $12.25 or piece rates ranging from $1.00 per 1 gallon box to harvest strawber-ries to $16.00 per box (1,000) to pick up, band, trim, box and load registered, dormant straw-berry plants, whichever is higher. Perform manual labor to plant, transplant, cultivate, harvest, field pack, load and unload strawberry plants, strawberries, blackberries, pumpkins, peppers, tomatoes, beans, cabbage, sweet corn, squash and watermelons by hand, by machine and using hand tools. Work is outside and may be in inclement weather including extreme heat, cold, and light rain or snow. Perform repetitive bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, walking and heavy lifting and carrying up to 35 lbs. One month of experi-ence harvesting fruits or vege-tables is required. Three quar-ters of an average of 40 hrs./wk guaranteed. Tools, supplies and equipment pro-vided at no cost. Housing pro-vided at no cost if outside com-muting 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 by reporting to the nearest SWA in the state in which this ad appeared or contact the Macon County NC Works Career Center, 23 Ma-con Avenue, Franklin, NC 28734, (828) 369-9534, JO#NC10997204.

  • HORTICULTURE Baucom's Nursery Company, Charlotte, NC now hiring 24 temporary Nursery workers to work in Mecklenburg and Cabarrus Counties, NC from 2/15/2019 to 9/30/2019. Hourly wage of $12.25. Use garden tools and equipment to trans-plant and cultivate shrubs, grasses, trees, tropicals, orna-mentals, flowering perennials and annuals and fill nursery orders in accordance with specifications provided by the supervisor. Work in inclement weather conditions including hot, cold, and/or wet weather. Lift, carry and load up to 20 lbs. of potted plants. Walk and stand for extended periods of time. Reach and stoop repeti-tively. Three quarters of an av-erage of 44.5 hrs./wk guaran-teed. Tools, supplies and equipment provided at no cost. Housing provided at no cost if outside commuting area. If ap-plicable, transportation and subsistence expense to the job will be paid upon completion of 50% of the employment period, or earlier. Apply for this job by reporting to the nearest SWA in the state in which this ad ap-peared or contact the Meck-lenburg County NC Works Ca-reer Center, 5601 Executive Center Drive, Suite 100, Char-lotte, NC 28212, (704) 566-2870, JO# NC11001476