Greenhouse Worker Posted on Jan 22, 2018 by Central Alberta Greenhouses
Location Blackfalds, AB
Earnings $13.60 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 66 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 40 Vacancies
Closing Date Feb 21, 2018
Central Alberta Greenhouses
No degree, certificate or diploma
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Mechanical seeder
- Mechanical sprayer
- Irrigation pumps and equipment
- Garden tractors
More than 45 kg (100 lbs)
Type of Product
- Tropical plants
- Seasonal plants
- Bedding plants
Type of Farm Operations
- 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
- At heights
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
Work Location Information
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
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.
Blackfalds, Alberta T0M0J0
Feb 21, 2018
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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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