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Horticulture Worker Posted on Dec 07, 2017 by Mr. V's Field & Forest Inc.

  • Location Boyle, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 to $16.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 5 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 06, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Mr. V's Field & Forest Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

Not required

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Garden tractors
  • Chain saw

Experience

Will train

Additional Skills

Write daily basic progress reports

Weight Handling

  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Type of Product

  • Vegetables
  • Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges
  • Fruit trees
  • Berry bushes
  • Coniferous trees
  • Deciduous trees
  • Ferns
  • Native plants

Specific Skills

  • Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
  • Pot and re-pot plants
  • Plant bulbs and seeds
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs
  • Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Clean work area

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • 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

Rural area

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Reliability

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:

bruno@mrvs.net

Online:

http://www.mrvs.net

Advertised Until

Jan 06, 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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