Greenhouse/Nursery Worker

$19.00 - $20.00 hourly
  • Lakeside Garden Gallery
  • Sep 06, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

Lakeside Garden Gallery is a thriving and growing organization.  Established in 1984 in Brampton, we provide superior Garden Centre and Landscape services to our valued customers. We are currently accepting applications for:

Greenhouse/Nursery Worker (Permanent Position)

Our business is looking for nursery and greenhouse workers to perform the following duties:

 

·         Identify plants and trees and order materials

·         Maintain perishable flowers and trees from the time of planting or wholesale purchase to the point of retail sale

·         Prepare and fertilize soils; plant bulbs, seeds and cuttings; and transplant seedlings and rooted                cuttings

·         Position and regulate greenhouse and outdoor irrigation systems to water plants

·         Identify the optimal time of plant and tree sale

·         Prepare flowers and trees for sale

·         Provide information to customers on gardening and the care of trees, shrubs, flowers and plants

·         Operate related machinery and equipment required

 

Starting wage:   $19.00 - $20.00/hour

Benefits:  Travel expenses and partial living expenses may be benefits if qualified applicant is                 currently living abroad

 

 

Employment Requirements:

 

·         At least 3 years experience performing the duties in a greenhouse, nursery or horticulture centre

          or related college courses

·         Highly motivated, positive and friendly attitude.

·         Flexible availability. Days, evenings, weekends and some holidays as required

·         Position may require lifting, bending and twisting.

·         Willing to work outdoors

·          Safety boots required.

·         The language is English but, in some instances, we can safely employ workers who speak other languages.

 

 

Lakeside Garden Gallery is an equal opportunity employer.  Under AODA, if you require accommodation, please include this in your cover letter.

 

Please submit your resume to employment@lakesidegardengallery.com.