JPF 2022-05-14 Greenhouse Associate

Posted on: May 19, 2022

Job Title: Greenhouse Associate (3 months/temporary)

NOC Code: 8432

Description\Duties

  • Plant bulbs and seeds
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
  • Harvest crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • Clean work area
  • Visually inspect and handle fresh vegetable/fruit
  • Grade by identifying different ripening stages, sizes and classification
  • Package fresh vegetable/fruit according to Company specification
  • Prepare product orders according to the
  • Communicate frequently with team lead; report quality issues, damage, shortages of product or packaging
  • Comply with SOPs, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Food Safety, Safety, and company policies and procedures; ensure standards consistently meet expectations

Qualifications  

  • High School Diploma
  • Being comfortable with heights
  • Comfortable moving between departments to provide operational support
  • Able to operate in various temperature conditions
  • Perform routine tasks that may involve handling heavy loads that are physically demanding
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Comfortable standing for extended periods of time, walking, bending, kneeling, and crouching

Salary: TBD

Hours of Work: 40 hours a week

Location (City\Town): Leamington/Staples, ON

On Bus Route: No

Position Requires a Personal Vehicle: Yes

Additional Information

  • NA

Contact: eac@publicboard.ca, 519-733-6396


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