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Arrowhead Nurseries Ltd. - Field Production Assistant

Mar 19, 2018

Arrowhead Nurseries Ltd.

Field Production Assistant

We are looking for an energetic, friendly person to work with the propagation of field-grown trees from seedling to caliper trees.

 

Job Description

  • digging, weeding, pruning, watering
  • organizing and maintaining tree beds for shipping
  • assisting with budding
  • assisting with pulling orders and greeting customers
  • some experience with spraying would be an asset

Arrowhead Nurseries Ltd. is a family run business for 25 years and primarily deals with landscapers but does welcome homeowners as well. 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

  • Horticulture / agriculture student
  • knowledge of plants
  • physically fit
  • driver's license would be an asset as public transportation is not available to the farm
  • anticipate 40 hour work week with perhaps some overtime in the spring
  • may be asked to work some Saturdays

 

Starting Wage: $14-16 an hour - depending on experience

If you have any questions or would like to email us:

Dawn or John Vriend at 780 472-6260 or arrowheadnurseries@gmail.com

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