General Labourers – Greenhouse Workers

GREENHOUSE WORKERS—2019 Season

Seasonal Full Time Positions available for our 2019 production season at both of our locations; Jeffery’s Greenhouses Inc.,  1036 Lakeshore Rd. West, St. Catharines and Jeffery’s Greenhouses Plant II, 2411 Fourth Ave, Jordan Station locations commencing  throughout January to middle of February, 2019  respectively through to July 2019. (Approximately 40 to 50 hrs/week)

Job Duties Include:

  • The planting and care of greenhouse grown potted/bedding plants & hanging baskets.
  • Cleaning and sterilization of greenhouses benches and tables.
  • Layout, spacing/hanging of potted plants.
  • Picking up and loading plants onto racks for shipment to customers.
  • Light farm grounds maintenance.

 

Fast paced environment, repetitive tasks, physically demanding.  Candidates should have the ability to withstand hot environments (both indoors and outdoors), especially in late spring and summer months. The job involves considerable walking, standing for extended periods, lifting, bending, crouching and kneeling throughout the day.

Skill Requirements: Previous experience in a greenhouse environment is not required, but is an asset. No education is required.

Wage Rate:  $14.00/hour (or current minimum wage)

Jeffery’s is an equal opportunity employer.  If selected for an interview, please advise if you require accommodation during the interview and selection process.

How to Apply:  Forward resume to allisonb@jefferysgreenhouses.com, Fax to (905) 934-9044 or send to the attention of Human Resources; 1036 Lakeshore Rd West St. Catharines, ON L2R 6P9.  In your application please specify which location you are applying for.