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Posted on June 30, 2022 by Employer details Dinesen Nurseries Ltd.

Job details

  • LocationVarious locationsAldergrove, , BC
    Abbotsford, , BC
  • Salary$15.65 to $20.00 hourly for 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Full time
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 5 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2104187

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

No experience

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Non-smoking

Work Setting

  • Rural area
  • Various locations

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Clipping
  • Fruit trees training
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Harvesting seedlings
  • Maintain and manage growth of vines, vine canopy and grapes
  • Operate climate controls
  • Weeding
  • Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Plant bulbs and seeds
  • Pot and re-pot plants
  • Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
  • Apply fertilizers
  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • Assist in grafting activities
  • Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Clean work area

Experience and Specialization

Type of Product

  • Coniferous trees
  • Deciduous trees
  • Ferns
  • Native plants
  • Perennials
  • Bedding plants
  • Berry bushes
  • Bonsai plants
  • Fruit trees
  • Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges
  • Seasonal plants
  • Tropical plants
  • Vegetables

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Garden tractors
  • Mechanical cultivator
  • Light trucks

Additional Information

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

  • Reliability

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

Advertised until

2022-07-14

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