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Greenhouse Worker Posted on Nov 14, 2017 by High Q Greenhouses

  • Location Westmor Landing, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 8 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 15, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

High Q Greenhouses

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Mechanical seeder
  • Irrigation pumps and equipment
  • Garden tractors

Experience

No experience

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Product

Bedding plants

Type of Farm Operations

Floriculture production

Type of Crops

  • Asparagus
  • Herbs

Specific Skills

  • Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • Pot and re-pot plants
  • Plant bulbs and seeds
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Apply fertilizers
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Clean work area

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Wet/damp
  • Odours
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle
  • Travel expenses not paid by employer
  • 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

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Reliability

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Cleaning crop
  • Deleafing
  • Harvesting seedlings
  • Weeding
  • Seed cutting
  • 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.

By e-mail:

michiel@highqgreenhouses.com

By phone:

780-939-7490

By Mail

55431 Range road 262
Sturgeon County, Alberta T8R0W7

In Person

55431 Range road 262
Sturgeon County, Alberta T8R0W7

Advertised Until

Dec 15, 2017

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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