EmployerBeaver Dam Nursery
Date PostedJanuary 20, 2023
Location Okotoks, AB
Earnings $15.65 hourly
Work Hours 44 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 7  Vacancies
Closing Date Feb 03, 2023
Beaver Dam Nursery
No degree, certificate or diploma
Work site environment
- Floriculture production
- Cleaning crop
- Greenhouse cleaning
- Harvesting seedlings
- Mixing fertilizer
- Spray or dust plants with insecticides and fungicides
- Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
- Mix and prepare soils
- Plant bulbs and seeds
- Pot and re-pot plants
- Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
- Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
- Clean work area
Type of product
- Coniferous trees
- Deciduous trees
- Bedding plants
- Seasonal plants
Work conditions and physical capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Standing for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
- Are you available for shift or on-call work?
- Are you available for the advertised start date?
- Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
1 to less than 7 months
Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
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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
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
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
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