Job Posting

Forest Nursery Workers

Salary: $14.47/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Seasonal
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: None
Positions Available: 30

NOC Group: Nursery and Greenhouse Workers (8432)
NOC Job Title: Forest Nursery Worker
Expires in 75 days
Expires: 2019-12-06
Last Updated: 2019-09-11

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Job Number: 585862




Job Location(s)

3820 Snowden Road
Campbell River, British Columbia
V9H 1P5, Canada

Job Description

PRT Growing Services Ltd. is the largest producer of container grown tree seedlings in North America.


In 2018 we celebrated our 30th anniversary and have grown 4 Billion forest seedlings for reforestation!


PRT is currently recruiting seasonal Nursery Workers to assist with our harvest of tree seedlings for reforestation across North America. This engaging, high paced, physical position offers a safe work environment and an opportunity for a career that will make a positive change in the world. 


What a position with PRT offers:
o    Our PRT nurseries are vibrant and fun communities with employees who share a strong passion for the “green” nature of our business and doing their part in regenerating the forests of North America
o    We provide a supportive team structured environment, a strong safety culture, and a commitment to the environment
o    Paid  training provided at starting wage of $14.47/hour 
o    Fall lift supplies local forest plantations on the coast during the months of September and early October
o    Fall Lift shifts are 7am to 3:30pm
o    Winter lift supplies not just coastal regions but spring plantations across the continent!
o    Winter lift starts mid October and runs to late December
o    Winter lift offers two shifts, MORNING shifts from 6am to 230pm and EVENING shifts from 3pm to 11:30pm
o    Hard work for us pays off by rising within site seniority which allows access to medical and dental benefits, multiple career paths, education, skill development and personal enrichment


Successful Applicants with PRT:
•    Are energetic and pay attention to detail
•    Have a positive attitude and are team players
•    Work is meticulous and physical demanding; ability to stand for lengthy periods of time, walking, repetitive lifting, (light to medium weight objects), and the ability to perform repetitive movements is necessary
•    Appropriate clothing required; Indoor and outdoor work, must be able to work in varying weather conditions
•    Reliable transportation is essential 

Want to learn a little more about a career with PRT? Check out our video on You Tube; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsvfZdw_9m0


How to Apply:
Call or Email our Operations Manager Alisdair MacLeod to set up an interview:
250.286.1224 extension 3 or alisdair.macleod@prt.com 
Apply online: Check out the career page of our website;
https://www.prt.com/careers/current-job-postings


While we look forward to meeting you, please do not just stop by without phoning ahead first.

Join us in growing forests for future generations!


How to Apply

Expiring: Dec 06, 2019

Contact: Alisdair MacLeod
Phone: 2502861224