nursery worker

Grindstone Creek Nursery Inc. - Millgrove, ON (30+ days ago)

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Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Type of Product
Vegetables
Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges
Fruit trees
Cut flowers
Berry bushes
Deciduous trees
Native plants
Type of Crops
Cabbage
Cucumbers
Asparagus
Bell peppers
Garlic
Herbs
Onions
Cauliflowers
Sweet corn
Tomatoes
Zucchinis
Melons
Carrots
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
Operate climate controls
Mix and prepare soils
Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs
Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
Assist in grafting activities
Apply fertilizers
Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
Clean work area
Specific Skills - Field Crops
Hand harvesting vegetables
Vegetable culling
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots
Gloves
Work Site Environment
Confined spaces
Outdoors
Wet/damp
Odours
Hot
Cold/refrigerated
Non-smoking
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation
Travel expenses not paid by employer
Public transportation is not available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment
Repetitive tasks
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Hand-eye co-ordination
Standing for extended periods
Bending, crouching, kneeling
Large workload
Work Location Information
Rural area
Personal Suitability
Team player
Reliability
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
Brush collecting
Budding trees
Cleaning crop
Clipping
Deleafing
Fruit trees training
Harvesting seedlings
Suckering
Tying
Weeding
Shoot positioning
Seed cutting
Greenhouse cleaning