****The Heart of Georgia Altamaha Workforce Development Board will meet Tuesday, December 12, 2017, 10:30 a.m. at Chatters Restaurant, 674 N.W. Broad Street, Lyons, Georgia. Committee meetings will be held at 10:00 a.m. The meetings are open to the public.****

Farmworker and 88 temp Laborers

Description:
Farmworker and Laborers 88 temporary workers from 12/15/2017 to 05/15/2018 for harvesting Zucchini and Squash. All worksite/crop fields are located in Florida, Palm Beach and St. Lucie county. Must be able to handle produce carefully to prevent bruising when picking and packing. Workers will be required to bend/squat/and kneel frequently throughout the picking day. Must be able to work outside for at least 8 hours a day in all kinds of weather. Work tools, supplies, and equipment will be provided at no cost to the worker; There are multiple wage offer, $11.12 an hour, and multiple piece rates for multiple crop activities, picking at $0.65 a 5/8 bushel bucket and packing at $0.50 a 3/4, 1/2, and 1 1/9 bushel box. Housing will be made available at no cost to workers, including U.S workers who cannot reasonably return to their permanent residence at the end of each working day; Transportation and subsistence expenses to the worksite will be provided by the employer or paid by the employer upon completion of 50% of the work contract, or earlier, if appropriate; The employer will guarantee the worker employment , for at least three-fourth of the workdays of the total period during which the work contract and all extensions thereof are in effect, beginning with the first workday after the arrival of the worker at the place of employment and ending on the expiration date specified in the work contract or in its extension, in any. All applicants may apply for this job opportunity at the nearest Sate Workforce Agency in the State in which this advertisement appears. Employers who wish to require interviews must conduct those interviews by phone or provide a procedure for the interviews to be conducted in the location where the worker is being recruited at little or no cost to the worker. Contact your nearest State Workforce Agency. Job #ID FL10563662.

Posted 12/7/17