Vernon Seed Orchard is hiring seasonal full time workers for the month of August for our cone harvest. Using a 12' ladder, workers harvest conifer cones (Spruce, Pine and Fir) from trees in an orchard setting. We offer comprehensive training so no experience is necessary but candidates must be comfortable working with and on a 12' ladder. To beat the summer heat work hours are between 6:00am - 2:00pm Mon-Friday. The starting wage is $15.00/hr (picking bonus). Work starting July 29th, expecting to take 4-5 weeks. Please visit www.vsoc.ca for company information.
Expected start date: 2020-07-29
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: $15.00 /hour
Due to the nature of the work (outside with trees), the COVID risk is lower. Additional hand washing and santizing stations will be available. Work gloves are provided as PPE. Workers are required to fill out a COVID check list prior to work.