SEASONAL AGRICULTURE LABORER

Seasonal Agriculture Laborer primarily works on individual agricultural farms within and outside the boundaries of the Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Reservation/Colony/Tribal lands and properties. Specific duties include planting, maintaining, and harvesting crops, and maintaining and repairing farm equipment he/she operates. Will also have knowledge and assist in the irrigation process; be willing to work day or night and at times be “on-call”.  This position requires skills and experience in farming, harvesting, flood irrigation, and equipment operation and be able to operate and maintain a vehicle; must be able to effectively service, repair, and maintain equipment using hand and some power tools; must be willing to work long hours and/or a varying schedule, not to exceed 40 hours per week.  This position works outdoors and may be on a single farm, alone or with other workers; provides own food, water, clothing, gloves, hat and working tools to fix breakdowns on baler and/or other tools as needed.  Must be able to work hard, yet safely day or night and able to lift and move approximately 100-pound bales of hay on a routine basis.  Must pass a background check and pre-employment and on-going random drug testing, employees authorized to drive employer vehicle must possess a current valid Nevada driver’s license and acceptable driving record as determined by the Tribe’s insurance company. Preference given to qualified Tribal and Indian applicants in accordance with 25 CFR. This is a seasonal position that pays $12.08 – $14.43 hourly.   To apply please go to www.fpst.org for application.