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Nursery Worker Posted on Dec 05, 2017 by Aspen Crossing

  • Location Mossleigh, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 45 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 04, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Aspen Crossing

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Irrigation pumps and equipment
  • Garden tractors
  • Forklift

Experience

Experience an asset

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Product

  • Vegetables
  • Tropical plants
  • Seasonal plants
  • Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges
  • Fruit trees
  • Bedding plants
  • Berry bushes

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
  • Plant bulbs and seeds
  • Operate climate controls
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs
  • Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
  • Assist in grafting activities
  • Apply fertilizers
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Clean work area

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Odours
  • Hot

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Remote location

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.

In Person

Box 30, 203079, RR251
Mossleigh, Alberta T0L1P0

Advertised Until

Jan 04, 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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