Weston Esau Farms, Dumas, AR now hiring 10 temporary Farm Workers to work in Lincoln and Desha Counties, AR from 6/10/2019 to 10/30/2019. Hourly wage of $11.33. Perform manual labor to cultivate, grade and harvest watermelons, cantaloupe and purple hull peas. Workers will ride on transplanter to transplant watermelons and cantaloupe. Requires prolonged walking, bending, stooping, and pitching, catching, lifting, carrying and loading up to 40 pounds. Work is in unfavorable conditions such as high temperatures, wet or dry/dusty conditions and general summer time adversity. Physical stamina is required. Three quarters of an average of 40 hrs./wk guaranteed. May pay an end of season bonus to all workers that complete the contract depending on profitability. Tools, supplies and equipment provided at no cost. Housing provided at no cost if outside commuting area. If applicable, transportation and subsistence expense to the job will be paid upon completion of 50% of the employment period, or earlier. Apply for this job by reporting to the nearest SWA in the state in which this ad appeared or contact the Arkansas Workforce Center at Dumas, 130 West Waterman Street, Dumas, AR 71639, (870) 382-1017, JO# AR2421173.
Location/Region: Dumas, AR