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Posted on March 28, 2024 by Employer details Rockwood Forest Nurseries

Job details

  • Location437 Mark RoadCameron, ONK0M 1G0
  • Salary16.55 hourly / 40 to 48 hours per week Minimum wage is guaranteed
  • Terms of employment Seasonal employmentFull time
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Financial benefits
  • vacancies 3 vacancies
  • Source Job Bank #2857266

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Will train

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Rural area

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Budding trees
  • Clean the crops
  • Cut horticultural crops
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Mixing fertilizer
  • Remove manually all suckers and water sprouts
  • Seed cutting
  • Tie and secure plants
  • Train trees to produce more fruit of higher quality
  • Weeding
  • Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Pot and re-pot plants
  • Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Clean work area
  • Clear and collect brush and debris from fields, pens and other work areas

Experience and specialization

Type of product

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

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Financial benefits

  • Pension plan

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent or temporary residents of Canada.
  • Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.

Advertised until

2024-07-26

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