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Old 05-20-2022, 08:46 AM   #1
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Sugar beet harvest in Beautiful Southern Idaho

We are currently looking for harvest help for our upcoming harvest in October. We are the Amalgamated Sugar Company and we have positions open. Harvest usually runs for about 5-6 weeks. We have competitive pay and also pay overtime. This year the starting wage is 16.30. Regular pay is the first 10 hrs of every day and after that its overtime. Which means by Friday you are all overtime hours. As long as the weather cooperates. We typically work 14-15 hour days. Our company will also pay for the RV spot during harvest. You will need to pass a physical and drug test before you are hired. If interested you can email us at harvestemployment@amalsugar.com or you can leave me a message here. Thanks.
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Would cost a week's pay to get there and likewise to return. I'll pass.
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What kind of drugs do we get to test? Ill pass on the 12 hour days.
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Interesting.

I live in Central California and out here, besides water, the other main issue farmers have now is trying to get workers. Crazy.

Used to live in the Salinas Valley where all your lettuce comes from. Same problem over there too.

Good luck getting some help, your going to need it. Farm work is one of the toughest jobs in the world.
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I'll also pass on the long hour days.
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