Greenhouse Labourer

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 665165957
  • Posted Date: Nov 25, 2022
  • Closing Date: Jan 4, 2023
  • Company: MO JO Garden Centre
  • Category: Farm, Agriculture & Forestry
  • Business Location:Parkland, Alberta, Canada
  • Views 2
0 Applications

Job Details

  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Opening Positions: 1
  • Remuneration: $16.00 per hour
  • Commencement Date: Starts as soon as 2023-03-01
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
  • How to apply: email to [email protected]

Job Description

Job Duties and Tasks:

Tasks

  • Cleaning crop
  • Clipping
  • Deleafing
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Harvesting seedlings
  • Lowering
  • Tying
  • Vegetable culling
  • Write daily basic progress reports
  • 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
  • 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

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Driver’s validity licence check
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Own transportation
  • 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
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination

Weight handling

  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Personal suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?