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Nursery Worker Posted on Dec 02, 2017 by Kiwi Landscaping (1983) Ltd

  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 to $14.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 48 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 6 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 01, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Kiwi Landscaping (1983) Ltd

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Irrigation pumps and equipment
  • Garden tractors

Experience

No experience

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Product

  • Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges
  • Fruit trees
  • Berry bushes
  • Coniferous trees
  • Deciduous trees
  • Perennials

Specific Skills

  • 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
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • 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

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • 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
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • 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:

kiwiland@telus.net

Advertised Until

Jan 01, 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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