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nursery labourer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Georgetown, ON
L7G4S7

Salary

$16.55 hourly

Additional Information

  • Durée de l'emploi: Saisonnier
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 44 hours per week
  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Floriculture production
  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Hot
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Rural area

Tasks

  • Clean the crops
  • Cut horticultural crops
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Harvest seedlings
  • Weeding
  • Pot and re-pot plants
  • Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
  • Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs
  • Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Apply the technique of hoeing between the row

Type of product

  • Coniferous trees
  • Deciduous trees
  • Ferns
  • Native plants
  • Perennials
  • Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges
  • Seasonal plants
  • Tropical plants
  • Vegetables

Specialization or experience

  • Green economy sector

Security and safety

  • Bondable

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • 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
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking
  • Tight deadlines

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement

Screening questions

  • 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?

Experience

  • Will train

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site amenities

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