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Propagation Assistant/Sales Assistant

Apr 29, 2022

Job Opportunity - 2503-211 Ave NE Edmonton AB
Propagation Assistant/Sales Assistant
We are looking for an energetic, friendly person to work with the propagation of, perennials, shrubs & trees.   Would like them to be willing to greet customers and consider helping with sales if comfortable.
Job Description

*Potting the bare root from the field including: Perennials, Shrubs & Trees first thing in the spring

*Organizing & maintaining Shrub beds including weeding, pruning & watering

*Making cuttings, misting & monitoring

*Assisting with greeting customers and helping them select Plants for their Yard

*Entering Invoices on Computer

Arrowhead Nurseries Ltd. is a family run business for 30 years and primarily deal with landscapers but do welcome home owners to shop here.  We try propagating as much as we can on our 80 acres and always enjoy finding something new and hardy to grow on the prairies.
Skills /Requirements

* Enjoys working with Plants & People (Horticulture/Agriculture studies an Asset)

*Knowledge of Plants and willing to learn a large inventory!

*Physically fit and Motivated as these are long hours

*Driver’s License would be an asset as public transportation is not available to our farm.

*Anticipate 40 hour work weeks with perhaps some overtime in the spring. Maybe asked to work some Saturdays.

Starting Wage:  $16.00 an hour
If you have any questions or would like to email us
John or Dawn Vriend at 780 472-6260 or arrowheadnurseries@gmail.com