ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Must be efficient, hardworking, and must be an excellent team player.
  • Learns how to operate harvesting equipment (tractors and cutters).
  • Produces, maintains, and cleans flat filling machine and area.
  • Works in other areas as needed, including but not limited to weeding, mulching, planting, and other duties as deemed necessary.
  • Completes daily/weekly module filling and green roof production (harvesting and planting).

REQUIRED EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Minimum of 16 years old, attending or graduate of high school or college, or GED.
  • Lifts (30-75lbs).
  • Able to read and follow instructions, and able to take directions and works well with others as part of a team.
  • Previous Nursery experience preferred.
  • Obtains physical strength, job involves a lot of endurance as there is a considerable amount of lifting.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in mathematics and reading.

Compensation:

Hourly: $9.77 – $12.44., time and half for overtime, and 4% earnings bonus mid-year and year end based on attendance standards and employment status.

Starting wage dependent on experience:

  • Zero or no farm experience = $9.77/hour
  • One to Two years of farm experience = $10.08/hour
  • Three plus years of farm experience = $10.54/hour

Benefits:

Seasonal benefits as described by our policy handbook.

Bonus potential – 4% of gross earnings less bonuses. Eligibility is subject to attendance and employment standards. See policy handbook for details.    

Paid Medical Leave: 40 hours prorated based on hire date.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer