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Plant Propagator - Greenhouse Or Nursery Posted on Apr 06, 2018 by PEREIRA & MONIZ TREE NURSERIES LTD

  • Location Duagh, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 to $13.60 hourly
  • Work Hours 48 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 11 Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 06, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

PEREIRA & MONIZ TREE NURSERIES LTD

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

Will train

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Product

  • Coniferous trees
  • Deciduous trees

Specific Skills

  • Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • 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

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence
  • 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
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Reliability

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Brush collecting
  • Clipping
  • Suckering
  • Tying
  • Weeding

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:

pereiramoniz@clearwave.ca

By phone:

780-973-3142

By Mail

25103 TWP RD 550
Sturgeon County, Alberta T8T1N8

In Person

25103 TWP RD 550
Sturgeon County, Alberta T8T1N8

Advertised Until

May 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.

Interest Codes
The Plant Propagator - Greenhouse Or Nursery is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Nursery and Greenhouse Workers
METHODICAL

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

OBJECTIVE

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

innovative

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

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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