Posting Dates: 07/13/2020 - No Closing Date
Available Openings: 2
Job Family: Agriculture
Department: Welfare Self Reliance Department
This role helps to foster self-reliance, care for the poor and
the needy, and provide opportunities for giving and service by:
helping members become economically and emotionally self-reliant;
providing access to essential food and clothing items, helping
members prepare for and respond to disasters; and providing
humanitarian aid to relieve suffering; thus furthering the mission
of the Church.
Performs semi or unskilled physical labor to assist project
manager in the planting, cultivating, irrigating and harvesting of
crops on the welfare project. May assist with livestock as
This is a seasonal agricultural position, meaning the incumbent
is on-call for the period of time needed to plant, cultivate and
90% Performs manual duties involved in planting, cultivating,
irrigating and harvesting crops. May mix chemical solutions, such
as pesticides, herbicides, and fertilizers in preparation for
application to crops. May move irrigation tubing and/or pipes
throughout farm project. Uses hand-held shovel, hoe and rake to
perform assigned duties. May drive and operate some farm machinery
as assigned by supervisor. Performs duties such as painting,
weeding and cleaning to see that physical facility is properly
maintained to reflect Church standards and image.
10% Makes minor mechanical adjustments and repairs on farm
machinery. Adds oil, gasoline, diesel fuel, and water to
appropriate tanks on farm machinery.
No prior experience required. Must possess the ability to work
steadily and quickly. Ability to hear, understand and follow
directions from supervisor. Must possess current driver's license
required to operate assigned equipment. Incumbent must work long,
strenuous hours in varying climate conditions. Incumbent makes only
minor decisions as it relates to assigned tasks. The freedom to act
and make decisions increases with the level of knowledge and
Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
Saints and currently temple worthy.
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