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Job Details

Greenhouse Worker

Posted on Oct 05, 2020 by Suntaira Growers Inc.

  • Location Redcliff, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $15.25 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 6  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 04, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Suntaira Growers Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Product

  • Bedding plants
  • Perennials

Specific Skills

  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • Pot and re-pot plants
  • Operate climate controls
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Apply fertilizers
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Clean work area

Work Site Environment

  • Hot
  • Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Reliability

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Mixing fertilizer
  • Weeding
  • Greenhouse cleaning

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

Nov 04, 2020

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 Greenhouse Worker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Nursery and Greenhouse Workers
METHODICAL

Interest in speaking to provide information to customers on gardening and the care of trees, shrubs, flowers, plants and lawns; and in maintaining inventory and order materials

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating equipment to spray against disease and pests; and in positioning and regulating greenhouse and outdoor irrigation systems; may operate tractors and other machinery and equipment to fertilize, cultivate, harvest and spray

innovative

Interest in comparing information to prepare soil and plant bulbs, seeds and cuttings; and in grafting and budding plants and in transplanting seedlings and rooted cuttings

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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