Website https://twitter.com/kayanase Kayanase Greenhouse

Restoring Mother Earth

Job Title: Greenhouse Worker – Summer Student ( 2 Positions Available)
Reports to: Greenhouse Lead, Plant Production Lead, CEO, Business Opportunities

Location: Kayanase – Six Nations

A.       PURPOSE AND SCOPE

Under the direction of the Greenhouse Lead, the Greenhouse Worker will be responsible for in the Greenhouse with other team members of Kayanase.

In support of Kayanase’s goal of providing quality products and services, this position shall continuously strive to improve operations, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively with other staff to provide quality services.

  1. QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
  • Knowledge in horticulture and/or nursery production an asset
  • Knowledge of Native plants an asset
  • A strong desire to preserve and restore the natural environment
  • Ability to take direction and be a team player
  • Possess an interest in learning under the direction of Greenhouse Manager
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to collect data in an organized and detail specific manner
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  1. STATEMENT OF DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

The Greenhouse Worker is expected to assist with the following activities:

  • Overall greenhouse and nursery production; duties as directed by the Greenhouse Lead
  • Preparing and assembling plants for orders
  • Watering, weeding, upgrading of plants to larger containers, cleaning, heavy lifting (moving of plants), shoveling, and frequent bending
  • All other duties as requested by Greenhouse Lead and Operations Manager
  1. WORKER REQUIREMENTS:

The Greenhouse Worker is expected to demonstrate the ability/willingness to:

  • Implement instructions as given by the Greenhouse Lead
  • Work with minimum supervision to manage tasks and stay motivated to maintain planting productivity and quality
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours – some evenings required.
  • Must be willing to work in various weather conditions
  • Must be hardworking and physically fit and able to lift minimum 50 lbs

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Position closes Friday June 18, 2021. All applications must be submitted by this date.

Please send a cover letter and resume to the GREAT Student Office at  studentoffice@greatsn.com. All applicants must be registered with the GREAT Student Office.