Three temporary positions opening. $14.26 per hour + housing at no cost to the worker. A signed contract may be required. Three quarter time guarantee. Work tools, supplies and equipment will be provided at no cost to the worker. Transportation & subsistence expenses to worksite provided by employer or paid by employer upon completion of 50% of the work contract. Must have 3 mos experience and provide one reference. Must be in good physical condition. Must be able to lift 75 pounds. Irrigate fields and row crops using gravity flow. Shovels and packs dirt in low spots on ditch banks, cuts trenches in high areas to direct water flow. Closes turnouts in ditch when bordering area is flooded. Removes obstructions from rows and builds up edges of rows with dirt. Shovels soil to clear ditches and furrows, builds up edges of rows with dirt. Shovels soil to clear ditches and furrows, builds embankments to channel water to designated areas. Workers must be willing to perform all duties according to the employer's requirements during the contract period. Additional hours may be required during high activity periods.
Workers will be expected to work in conditions normally associated with Colorado climatic conditions which may include, at times, dusty conditions, wind, etc. Temperatures in early spring and late fall are cool; temperatures during working hours in summer can reach a high of 100 degrees F. A signed contract may be required.