Post Job Free
Sign in

Horticulturist Helper

Southshore Greenhouses Inc
Kingsville, ON, Canada
July 08, 2024


Job Details:

• $17.50 Hourly

• Full time, permanent

• 6-days a week, steady day shift, possible extended hours depending oncrops and priorities; which could include possible Sunday shifts as


Job Responsibilities and Account abilities:

• Assist in receiving and counting orders.

• Assist in cleaning and maintaining irrigation systems

• Assist in distributing bio’s.

• Assist in the maintenance of the facility and farm infrastructure.

• Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment.

• Follow company policies as set out in the employee handbook.

• Follow all health and food safety procedures

• Follow the procedures to report any incidents at work.

• Plant, fertilize, irrigate and harvest crops.

• Report any quality or crop issues to Grower.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Basic farm knowledge.

• Ability to communicate effectively.

Physical Abilities:

• Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.

• Must be able to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with body, arms, and/or legs.

• Must be physically fit and able to lift heavy material (i.e. up to 23 kg / 50 lbs.)

• Able to climb stairs and stand on feet for an extended period of time.

• Work in a changing temperature environment

Job Requirements:

The incumbent will be committed to customer service excellence and leading by example. A positive attitude in the workplace is required as is the ability to adhere to all human resources, operational and food and health safety policies and procedures.