Express Forestry Service, LLC
is hiring 120 Tree Planters to work in various counties in AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, ID, IL, LA, MD, MI, MN, MS, MT, NC, NM, NV, OK, SC, TN, TX, VA, & WI from 10/1/20 to 7/31/21. Hourly wage ranges $11.89 to $24.15, depending on location. OT hourly wages range $17.84 to $36.23. 7 hrs M-F (7:30 AM to 3:30 PM); 35 hrs/wk. Under supervision, perform manual work necessary using hand tools to develop & maintain woodlands. Plant bare-root or containerized trees using a shovel, hoe dad, dibble bar, or hoe. Full time temp job offer. Weekend work may be offered. OT may be offered. Must be 18 yrs. or older. Req physical stamina. Extensive walking, bending, & lifting while carrying 50 lb tree bag & tool over rough terrain in adverse weather. Workers must be physically fit. Applicant must be available to work the entire contract period. Overnight travel req. No educ or exper req. If applicable, transp and a subsistence allowance to the job will be paid upon completion of 50% of the employment period or earlier. Return transp will be provided or paid for by the emp if the non-local worker completes the employment period or is dismissed early by the employer. Emp provides transp between worksites at no cost. For the benefit of any worker Express Forestry Service offers optional transp from a central point to & from the work site. If elected, a fee for this service of $7/day with a max of $35/wk whichever is smaller & will be deducted from workers' pay. Workers are responsible for daily transp to and from the designated central pick-up location or first daily worksite. Temp workers will be paid either PW or the SCA wage & fringe benefits req in any Federal government contract, whichever is higher. When workers are in an area for a short period of time & may not be able to procure temp housing easily, the empl will pay the cost of lodging to the extent such costs would reduce pay below the offered wage rate for the area of intended employment. Production standard of 2450 trees correctly planted per 7 hr day after one wk of on the job training. Emp provides all tools, supplies & equip req to perform the job. Workers who hold or obtain a MSPA cert with D/A may transport workers & may be offered additional work hrs. Fax or mail resumes directly to (501) 745-5052 or 203 Express Lane, Leslie, AR 72645. Apply for this job at your nearest state workforce agency office or contact the AR Depart of Workforce Services at (501) 371-1023 or AR Workforce Center at Clinton, 1396 Hwy 65, Room 173, Clinton, AR at (870) 269-4070 AR2676653.
Location/Region: Tilly, AR