Greenhouse Worker Posted on Dec 07, 2017 by St. Albert Landscape Supply & Tree Farm Ltd.
Location Duagh, AB
Earnings $14.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 4 Vacancies
Closing Date Apr 06, 2018
St. Albert Landscape Supply & Tree Farm Ltd.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Equipment and Machinery Experience
Experience an asset
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
Type of Product
- Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges
- Coniferous trees
- Deciduous trees
- Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
- Spray or dust plants with insecticides and fungicides
- Report signs of insect or disease damage
- Pot and re-pot plants
- Plant bulbs and seeds
- 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
- Clean work area
Security and Safety
- Driver's validity licence check
- Criminal record check
Steel-toed safety boots
Work Site Environment
- Valid driver's licence
- Travel expenses paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Standing for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
- Staff accommodation provided
- Relocation costs covered by employer
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
- 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.
Apr 06, 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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