The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries is accepting applications for temporary employment harvesting this year's peanut crop.
The employment would last about one to two months beginning in September. Applicants must be able to work up to 15 hours per day, seven days a week with overtime paid after 40 hours a week.
This work will consist of sampling, grading and assisting in grading of peanuts during the harvest season as they arrive at buying points throughout south Alabama. There are positions available for produce inspector making $11.54 per hour and laborer-sampler at $9.70 per hour.
Applications will be accepted and interviews will be conducted between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the locations and dates listed below. All applicants must have a high school diploma and a valid drivers license to obtain the produce inspector position.
Alabama Federal‐State Inspection Service- Aug. 18 & 19