Multiple Labour Positions

Kemptville Full Time

Ferguson Tree Nursery - Job Details

Posted: Feb 12, 2020
Expires: Mar 14, 2020

Ferguson Tree Nursery is hiring for the upcoming season! 

Farm Equipment Operator

Primary Duties:

·         General equipment operations including tractors, implements, skid steer, trucks

·         Fertilizer applications

·         Pesticide applications

·         General land work

·         Equipment maintenance

Seasonal, 8-9 months, late March till late November.

Wage: $19 per hour

Send resume to ed@fergusontreenursery.ca

or mail to the Ferguson Forest Centre at 275 County Rd. 44, Kemptville, ON. K0G 1J0

 

Nursery Operations Technician

Primary duties:

·         Irrigation of all field products

·         Transplanting of seedlings

·         Seeding of all field products

·         Assist with harvesting of all field products

·         Support for fertilizer and pesticide programs

·         Record keeping

·         Other duties as assigned

Seasonal, 8-9 months, March till November.

Wage: $19 per hour

Send resume to ed@fergusontreenursery.ca

or mail to the Ferguson Forest Centre at 275 County Rd. 44, Kemptville, ON. K0G 1J0

 

Grounds and Trails Maintenance Worker

The purpose of this position is to maintain and assist in the development of the recreational land and trails managed by the Ferguson Forest Centre.

Primary duties:

·         Mowing

·         Weed eating

·         Plant trimming and pruning

·         Weeding

·         Operation of mowers, UTV’s, compact tractors, hand tools, whippers, chainsaws

·         Equipment maintenance

·         Assists with nursery operation in early spring and fall

Seasonal, 8 months, April till November

Wage: $17 per hour

Send resume to ed@fergusontreenursery.ca

or mail to the Ferguson Forest Centre at 275 County Rd. 44, Kemptville, ON. K0G 1J0

Nursery Manual Workers

These positions are required to do a variety of manual jobs on the nursery including:

·         Weeding

·         Seeding

·         Transplanting

·         Thinning

·         Potting

·         Packing of all products

·         Harvesting of all products

·         General manual work lifting up to 22.5kg on a regular basis

Seasonal, 6-8 months, April to September or November.

Wage: $15 per hour

Send resume to admin@fergusontreenursery.ca

or mail to the Ferguson Forest Centre at 275 County Rd. 44, Kemptville, ON. K0G 1J0

For assistance with job search and application preparation, unemployed individuals are invited to register with CSE Consulting. For more information about the benefits of registering with CSE, please contact us in Kemptville at 613-258-6576 or in Prescott at 613-925-0222.

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