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Join us in Growing Trees for the Future!

Listing Number: 5758
City/Town: Campbell River
Start Date: Now!
Wage: $13.85 + piece rate earnings
Hours: Full Time Available, Flex Time Available

Join the Forest Nursery Team
@ PRT Campbell River!

Make decent money and meet new friends helping us create the next generation of forests.

Hours of Work / Compensation:

•Piece work thinning: individuals earn an average of $16.50/hour, but motivated and efficient workers have no upper limit on piece earnings
•Hourly wages start at $13.85 per hour and over time can go up to $21.43 per hour with full benefits as an experienced forest nursery employee
•Thinning runs March - July with opportunities to join other projects on a seasonal basis throughout the year and become part of the union crew
•Shift times 7:30AM to 4PM Monday to Friday (subject to change)
•Flex time available to accommodate employees with young families or second jobs i.e. 9:00 am to 2:00 pm or just a few days a week


What You Need to be a Successful Applicant:

•A good attitude towards work and a passion for the environment
•Must be able to deal with the elements; both indoor & outdoor work
•Work is meticulous; requires sharp eyesight and high manual dexterity
•Gear required: raingear, sun hat, sunglasses, non-slip footwear, water bottle, gloves, layers to deal with the heat and the cold
•Reliable personal transportation is essential as we are a 15 minute drive from downtown Campbell River and there is no public transit service
•Must be able to pass a functional abilities test: lift, pull, push minimum 50lbs

Company Name: PRT Growing Services LTD
Contact: Alisdair MacLeod
Phone Number: 2502861224 ext.3
Address: 3820 Snowden Road
Notes: How to Apply: •Call our Operations Manager Alisdair to set up an interview: 1-250-286-1224 ext.3 or Submit your resume to Check out this Youtube video to see what thinning looks like! Strictly NO drop in visits. Set up an appointment before heading up to the farm.