Details for St, Joe Valley Apiaries, Three Rivers, MI, needs 4 temporary
St, Joe Valley Apiaries, Three Rivers, MI, needs 4 temporary (01/24/18-11/20/18) Beekeepers to work on a traveling multi-state itinerary within FL & MI. All aspects of commercial beekeeping. Build & repair bee boxes. Raise & select queen bees. Split bee colonies. Move hives between different hive locations. Feed/medicate bees. Place supers on hives for honey production. Harvest, extract & package honey. Sanitize processing plant. 3 months exp. Able to: provide references to verify exp., work for the entire itinerary, join the employer at any one of the locations that the employer has a crew located at that time, no fear/allergies to bees/pollen, and lift up to 50 lbs repetitively. Driver’s license in 30 days. $11.12p/h - $12.75p/h. Applicants may be offered higher than the advertised wage rate due to experience or merit. Hours above 40 per week may be offered, but are not guaranteed. Free tools, transport & housing if not within reasonable transport to jobsite. 3/4ths guaranteed. Transport & subsistence expenses to worksites paid at 50% of the contract. Apply at nearest MI Job Service office, phone: 269-273-2717, refer to job order #8310324.