Forestry Nursery Workers (SW1)
Forestry Nursery Workers
Posted Dec 6, 2019
Arbutus Grove Nursery in North Saanich is harvesting seedlings to be planted in the forest for reforestation.
We are looking for people to join our team:
WINTER LIFT Now – January 31st
CUTTINGS January 15th – February 15th
SOWING February 1 – March 1st
THINNING March 1st – June 30th
SUMMER LIFT August 1st – September 30th
WINTER LIFT October 1st – January 31st
We shut down for the Holidays from December 21st to Jan 1st, returning Thursday January 2nd.
No Experience/Starting wage at $14.60/hr
Production incentives are available for Cuttings and Thinning.
For Summer Lift/Cuttings/Thinning:
Monday – Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm
For Winter lift:
Monday - Friday Days 7:00am - 3:30pm OR
Monday - Friday Afternoons 10:30am – 7:00pm OR
12 hr Days Monday – Friday 7:00am - 7:00pm
Part-time Monday – Friday 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Own transport/carpool recommended please check the bus schedule before applying.
- Ability to stand for long periods
- Willingness to co-operate with others
- A positive attitude generally and toward work; good interpersonal skills, respectful behavior, willingness to follow directions; positive work ethic; and a desire to produce quality products
- Understand and follow company safe work procedures
- Ability to follow proper crop handling procedures
- Demonstrated ability and willingness to participate in company Safe work rotations
to set up an appointment for an interview/information session.
Here is a YouTube clip of us in full winter lift production: https://youtu.be/TwUWWbv-P50