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Job Details

Flower Grower

Employer

Grozone Greenhouse Ltd.

Date Posted

August 12, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location High River, AB
  • Earnings $26.83 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 44 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 06, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Grozone Greenhouse Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • College/CEGEP
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Type of Product

Bedding plants

Type of Farm Operations

Floriculture production

Specific Skills

  • Organize and direct greenhouse and nursery operations
  • Establish and maintain required environment
  • Establish work schedules
  • Hire, train and supervise staff
  • Supervise staff in planting, transplanting, feeding and spraying
  • Identify and control insect, disease and weed problems

Work Site Environment

Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

Staff in various areas of responsibility

Work Location Information

Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Benefits

Other Benefits


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Oct 06, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Flower Grower is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Nursery and Greenhouse Operators and Managers
DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising staff in planting, transplanting, feeding and spraying stock; and in hiring staff and overseeing training, in setting work schedules and in determining types and quantities of stock

METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to organize nursery and greenhouse operations; and in ordering materials such as fertilizer, garden and lawn care equipment, and other nursery and greenhouse accessories

SOCIAL

Interest in providing information to customers on gardening and the care of trees, shrubs, flowers, plants and lawns

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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