Beaver Dam Nursery is a 40-acre plant nursery with 10 greenhouses on site that specializes in shrubs, trees, perennials and annual plants. We are looking for 5 fulltime Greenhouse Workers to join our team for seasonal work in 2019. Wages are $15.00/hour for a 44 hour/week at our rural farm location in Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1A7. Some duties and responsibilities will include: Spray and dust plants with insecticides and fungicides; assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants; mix and prepare soil; plant bulbs and seeds; pot and repot plants; transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings; apply fertilizers; dig up wrapping root balls of trees and shrubs; water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens; clean work area.
This is a seasonal and outdoors position on a rural farm. Staff accommodation will be provided. Travel expenses will be paid by the employer. The work is physically demanding and will require completion of repetitive tasks, handling heavy loads, standing for extensive periods, bending, crouching or kneeling to complete the planting tasks. No education or experience requirements needed. Part-time applicants will also be considered.
To apply please email the address provided or directly reply to this ad. Attention: Dan.
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: $15.00 /hour