Greenhouse Workers Needed (NOC # 8432)
Beaver Dam Nursery is a 40-acre plant nursery with 10 greenhouses on site that specializes in shrubs, trees, perennials and annual plants. We are looking for 5 full time Greenhouse Workers to join our team for seasonal work in 2018 starting on April 1, 2018 – October 31, 2018. Wages are $13.60/hour for a 30-48 hour/week at our rural farm location in Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1A7. Some duties and responsibilities will include: Spray and dust plants with insecticides and fungicides; assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants; mix and prepare soil; plant bulbs and seeds; pot and repot plants; transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings; apply fertilizers; dig up wrapping root balls of trees and shrubs; water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens; clean work area.
This is a seasonal and outdoors position on a rural farm. Staff accommodation will be provided. Travel expenses will form part of the remuneration package and will be negotiated upon hiring. The work is physically demanding and will require completion of repetitive tasks, handling heavy loads, standing for extensive periods, bending, crouching or kneeling to complete the planting tasks. No formal education or experience requirements needed as training will be provided. Part-time applicants will also be considered.
To apply please email to [email protected] or reply to this ad. Attention: Dan.
Job type: Seasonal