Trees Are Us Forestry, LLC
is hiring 60 Forest Workers to work in various counties in AR, AL, LA, MS, SC, & GA from 11/7/19 to 5/30/20. Hourly wage ranges from $13.32 to $16.93, depending on location. OT hourly wages range from $19.98 to $25.40. M-F(8 hrs) (8:00 AM to 5:00 PM); 40 hrs/wk. Manual itinerant work to perform hand tree planting, pre-commercial thinning, and herbicide application to reforest and maintain timberlands. Full time temp job offer. Workers may be offered additional hrs in a single work day. Severe weather may affect the number of avail hrs during a work wk. Weekend work may be offered. OT may be offered and, if worked, will be paid at time and 1/2 the reg hourly rate. Req phys stamina. Must lift and carry 50 lbs. Extensive walking over rough terrain. Work is in adverse weather. No edu or exp 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 employer if the non-local worker completes the employment period or is dismissed early by the employer. Employer provides transp between worksites. Transp provided to daily worksites from a central location at no cost. The employer will assist non-local workers in locating reasonably priced shared housing near the areas of employment and the employer will pay for the cost of that lodging to the extent that such costs would reduce pay below the offered wage rate for the area of intended employment. The employer will not reimburse the cost of alternate lodging for workers that do not stay in offered shared public accom with the rest of their crew. Non-mobile workers residing within the commuting area are not elig for housing benefits. Production standard of 2000 tree seedlings planted correctly/8 hour day after 1 wk of on the job training. Employer provides all tools, supplies and equip req to perform the job. Employer may pay a piece rate of $30.00/1000 trees planted correctly or an hourly wage of $15.06 in MS and AR, $13.32 in SC, $14.63 in AL, $16.93 in LA, $14.02 in GA, whichever is higher. The employer will make all deductions from the worker checks as req by law. Workers who hold or obtain a MSPA certificate with driving authorization may transport workers and may be offered additional work hours. Fax, e-mail, or mail resumes directly to (870) 226-5088, email@example.com, 199 Hill Street, Warren, AR 71671. Apply for this job at your nearest SWA office or contact the Arkansas Dept of Workforce Services at (501)371-1023 OR Arkansas Workforce Center at Monticello, 477 South Main Street, Monticello, AR at (870) 367-2476 JO# AR2485501.
Location/Region: Warren, AR