plant propagator - greenhouse or nursery - Kelowna (BC) - Job posting

Plant Propagator - Greenhouse Or Nursery Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on August 28, 2019 by Employer details United Landscapes

Job details

  • Location Kelowna, BC
  • Salary$$14 to $15HOUR hourly for 80 hours bi-weekly
  • Terms of employment Seasonal
    Full time
  • Early Morning
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Benefits: Medical Benefits
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Job no. 1295634
  • Source Job Bank

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Chemical application certificate or licence; Provincial licence/certification to apply chemical fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides and pesticides

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Specific Skills
Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings; Spray or dust plants with insecticides and fungicides; Report signs of insect or disease damage; Pot and re-pot plants; Plant bulbs and seeds; Mix and prepare soils; Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs; Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants; Apply fertilizers; Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens; Clean work area
Weight Handling
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
Type of Product
Seasonal plants; Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges; Cut flowers; Bedding plants; Native plants; Perennials
Type of Farm Operations
Floriculture production
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots
Work Site Environment
Outdoors; Hot; Non-smoking
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Standing for extended periods
Work Location Information
Rural area
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Team player; Client focus; Reliability
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
Clipping; Mixing fertilizer; Weeding; Seed cutting; Greenhouse cleaning

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This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Apprentices, Indigenous people, Persons with disabilities, Newcomers to Canada, Youth

Advertised until:

2019-11-17

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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