VAN ZYVERDEN, INC.
- 60 TEMPORARY, SEASONAL FULL-TIME NURSERY WORKERS NEEDED to work from: 12/02/2019 to 03/29/2020 at 8079 Van Zyverden Road, Meridian, Mississippi 39305, at $11.33 per hour, 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at least 50 hours per week. Job duties may include picking, packing, and completing horticultural work, both manually and using machinery. Regularly required to stand/walk, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance and stoop, knee, crouch, and handle flower bulbs, roots, shrubs, trees, fruit, and plants. Work with hands to handle horticultural products in peat moss and mulch. Clean and maintain work area, responsible for work area quality control, and prepare product for warehouse storage. Regularly exposed to cool temperature conditions, move equipment and machinery parts, work in moderate noise environment. Lift/carry/maneuver heavy material or equipment. Must be able to carry/lift 25-30 pounds. Must follow established policy and safety guidelines in a drug-free workplace. No experience or education necessary, will train. Possibility of work breakdown will not reduce workers three-fourths guarantee over the life of the contract. Employer guarantees a total number of work hours equal to at least three quarters of the work-days of the total period beginning with the first workday after the arrival of the worker at the place of employment or the advertised first date of need and ending on date specified in work contract. Work tools, supplies, equipment are employer provided. Shared housing may be available. Transportation and subsistence provided after 50% of work contract completed, or earlier if appropriate. Five 12-passenger vans for transportation to and from work and other errands provided. Every person subject to the Act who drives a motor vehicle or is responsible for the hiring, supervision, training, assignment or dispatching of drivers shall comply with 29 CFR 500.105 and all other applicable standards. Apply for this job in person or by mail to Alex DeBardeleben, CFO of Van Zyverden, Inc., 8079 Van Zyverden Road, Meridian, MS 39305, or by facsimile (601) 679-7926, or at the nearest SWA office in the state for which this ad appears, www.mdes.ms.gov, Job Order: MS-320855.
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