Nursery Worker

Arbutus Grove Nursery Ltd. - North Saanich, BC (30+ days ago)

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NURSERY WORKERS:

Arbutus Grove Nursery in North Saanich is harvesting seedlings to be planted in the forest for reforestation.

We are looking for people to join our team:

SUMMER LIFT August 19th – September 30th

WINTER LIFTNovember – January

CUTTINGSJanuary 15th – Feb 15

THINNING March 1st – June 15th

During the winter lift we take a break between Dec 22nd and Jan 1st, returning Thursday January 2nd until we are done (approx. end of January).

PAY:

No Experience/Starting wage at $13.85/hr

Production incentives are available for Cuttings and Thinning.

SHIFTS AVAILABLE:

For Summer Lift/Cuttings/Thinning:

Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm

For Winter lift:

Monday - Friday Days 7:00am - 3:30pm OR

Monday - Friday Evenings 3:30pm - Midnight OR

Optional 10 hr Day’s Monday - Friday 7:00am - 5:30pm

Optional 8 hr Saturday available 7:00am - 3:30pm

TRANSPORTATION:

Own transport/carpool required as buses do not run very accommodating times.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to stand for long periods
  • Willingness to co-operate with others
  • A positive attitude generally and toward work; good interpersonal skills, respectful behavior, willingness to follow directions; positive work ethic; and a desire to produce quality products
  • Understand and follow company safe work procedures
  • Ability to follow proper crop handling procedures
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to participate in company Safe work rotations

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: $13.85 to $15.85 /hour

Location:

  • North Saanich, BC (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)