Red Creek Tree Planting
H2B Available Jobs
Number of Workers Requested: 68
Manual itinerant work hand planting tree seedlings to reforest and maintain timberlands. Transport trees in a tree bag and select optimum planting location to meet spacing, soil, and shade requirements; bare soil. Dig holes at predetermined intervals using mattock-like tool or dibble. Place seedling in hole and pack soil firmly around plant using foot and/or planting tool. Worker may perform only part of the planting function such as bearing soil, operating auger, or tamping soil around plant. Select or cut trees according to markings or sizes, types, or grades. Workers who hold or obtain a MSPA certificate with driving authorization may transport workers, count and check, and may be offered additional work hours. These jobs involve propagating, protecting, and managing forest tracts.
Experience Required: No
Special Requirements: No education or experience required. Requires physical stamina. Extensive walking over rough terrain. Work is outdoors in extreme temperatures and adverse weather. Must lift and carry 50 lbs. Work schedule and locations dependent on weather conditions. Overnight travel required. Production standard of 1750 trees correctly planted per 7 hour day after one week of training. Post-hire employment eligibility (e-Verify) check required of foreign and domestic workers.
Number of Hours Per Week: 35
Work Schedule (Start/End time): 8:00 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Trade Name/Doing Business As: Red Creek Tree Planting
Company Name: Maria Garcia
Location: Lucedale, MS 39452
Telephone Number: +16019478170
110 Hancock Road, Lucedale, MS 39452