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Nursery Operator Posted on Mar 06, 2018 by GP Landscaping Ltd.

  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $23.50 to $25.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 05, 2018
Job Requirements


GP Landscaping Ltd.




No degree, certificate or diploma


1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills

  • Provide product care and other information and service to customers
  • Organize and direct greenhouse and nursery operations
  • Order materials and stock
  • Maintain financial and personnel records
  • Establish and maintain required environment
  • Establish work schedules
  • Develop marketing plans
  • Determine type and quantity of stock to grow
  • Hire, train and supervise staff
  • Supervise staff in planting, transplanting, feeding and spraying
  • Identify and control insect, disease and weed problems

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

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.

In Person

11052 30 Ave. County of Grande Prairie
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8W5B5

Advertised Until

Apr 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.

Interest Codes
The Nursery Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Nursery and Greenhouse Operators and Managers

Interest in supervising staff in planting, transplanting, feeding and spraying stock; and in hiring staff and overseeing training, in setting work schedules and in determining types and quantities of stock


Interest in co-ordinating information to organize nursery and greenhouse operations; and in ordering materials such as fertilizer, garden and lawn care equipment, and other nursery and greenhouse accessories


Interest in providing information to customers on gardening and the care of trees, shrubs, flowers, plants and lawns

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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