Jobs at Aspen Crossing

Job title: Nursery worker 

Seasonal employment, Full time 40 to 45 hours / week 

Aspen Crossing is looking for a hard-working, dedicated individual to join our team. We are locally owned and operated. We take great pride in offering a positive work environment that supports employee development, safety, and teamwork. Aspen Crossing is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principals of employment equity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. We offer competitive hourly wage that is negotiable, dependent upon experience.  

Job details:

  •  Location: Box 30, 203079, RR251Mossleigh, ABT0L 1P0
  •  Salary: $16.50 / hour
  •  Vacancies: 6 vacancies
  •  Terms of employment: Seasonal employment, Full time 40 to 45 hours / week
  •  Start date: 2023-02-01End date: 2023-09-30
  •  Employment conditions: Overtime, Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Shift, Weekend, Flexible hours

Job requirements:

Languages: English

Education: No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience: Experience an asset

Work site environment: Outdoors, Wet/damp, Odours, Hot

Weight handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work setting: Rural area, Remote location, Staff accommodation provided

Personal suitability: Reliability, Team player

Type of product: Bedding plants, Berry bushes, Fruit trees, Ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges, Seasonal plants, Tropical plants, Vegetables

Tasks

Operate climate controls, Spray or dust plants with insecticides and fungicides, Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants, Mix and prepare soils, Plant bulbs and seeds, Pot and re-pot plants, Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings, Apply fertilizers, Report signs of insect or disease damage, Assist in grafting activities, Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs, Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens, Clean work area

Equipment and machinery experience: Forklift, Garden tractors, Irrigation pumps and equipment

Work conditions and physical capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Large workload, Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Overtime required

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply:

  • By fax: 403-534-2126
  • By mail:

Box 30, 203079, RR251
Mossleigh, AB
T0L 1P0