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Forest Nursery Worker Posted on Nov 10, 2017 by Heritage Nurseries Ltd.

  • Location Duagh, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 to $16.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 05, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Heritage Nurseries Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Not required

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Mechanical cultivator
  • Mechanical seeder
  • Mechanical sprayer
  • Light trucks
  • Garden tractors
  • Chain saw
  • Forklift

Experience

Experience an asset

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Type of Product

  • Seasonal plants
  • Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges

Specific Skills

  • Spray or dust plants with insecticides and fungicides
  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs
  • Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
  • Apply fertilizers
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Drive manual transmission vehicle
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Various locations

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.

By e-mail:

brent@hnmail.ca

By phone:

780-459-4463

In Person

54420 Range Road 252
Sturgeon County, Alberta T8T0J2

Advertised Until

Jan 05, 2018

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.

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