Job Posting

Nursery/Greenhouse Labourer Supervisor

Salary: $28.85/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Contract
Start Date: 2020-03-13

Language: English
Minimum Education: High School
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Nursery and Greenhouse Operators and Managers (8254)
NOC Job Title: Manager, Nursery
Expires in 1 days
Expires: 2020-01-28
Last Updated: 2020-01-14

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Job Number: 605246




Job Location(s)

Lot 16 Channel Road
Wynndel, British Columbia
V0B 2N1, Canada

Job Description

Countryside Nurseries is seeking an applicant for full-time employment at their location in Wynndel, BC

Responsibilities will include:

·         Care and maintenance of trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals, including watering, fertilizing, weeding, pruning, and application of chemicals

·         Shipping, receiving, and labeling of plant materials, moving and re-organizing trees and plants

·         Assisting with propagation of plant materials.  

·         Operation of equipment such as tractors and skid steers

·         Assisting management with inventory and quality control

·         Supervision of a small team of workers

Our anticipated start date for this position will be mid-March 2020, depending on weather. Successful applicants will be available for work throughout the seasons and hours of work will vary as in any agribusiness in the region. Overtime and weekends will be required during busy periods.

Essential skills include:

·         Reliability

·         Organizational skills

·         Effective communication skills

·         Minimum 1 – 2 years of experience working well with and leading a team of workers

·         Minimum 1 – 2 years of experience in horticultural/agricultural industries

·         Knowledge regarding regional species and varieties of plants and their care, ability to recognize and treat symptoms of plant disease or disorder

·         Knowledge of various methods of propagation of soft and hardwood plants (cuttings, budding, grafting, etc.)

·         Ability to monitor the safe use and calibration of equipment

·         Ability to work outdoors for long hours in all weather conditions

·         Valid Driver’s License (Class 5 minimum)

·         Must be able to lift and handle up to 50lbs

 

Please send resumes to resume@csgcl.com


How to Apply

Expiring: Jan 28, 2020