Ferguson Tree Nursery - Job Details
Posted: Apr 22, 2021
Expires: Jun 26, 2021
Manual Worker Job Posting
Do you enjoy working outside and getting your hands dirty? Do you want to help grow native trees, shrubs and perennials for reforestation and naturalization projects?
Ferguson Tree Nursery in Kemptville, Ontario is hiring Full-time, Seasonal (March/April to November/December) Manual Workers to help grow tree and shrub seedlings and native perennials. The work is very physical and is in all types
of weather. Depending on the time of year, it may include seeding, weeding, thinning, root pruning, transplanting and a variety of other tasks necessary to keep the seedlings healthy and growing. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoy being outside and likes physical work (bending and lifting), has good attention to detail to ensure the seedlings are taken care of, can work in a team or alone, is self-motivated, and can be flexible with shifts to account for Mother Nature.
Ferguson Tree Nursery offers a starting wage of $16 per hour with an increase after 3 months, a clothing/boot allowance, and participation in our year-end bonus program if you stay for the season.
Please see our website at www.fergusontreenursery.ca/careers-at-the-nursery for more information about the positions we currently have available.
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