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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
Duties:

Join the Forest Nursery Team
@ PRT Campbell River!

Now hiring TREE NURSERY WORKERS for SUMMER WORK!
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

Requirements:

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 alisdair.macleod@prt.com Check out this Youtube video to see what thinning looks like! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6FNENnTFppc Strictly NO drop in visits. Set up an appointment before heading up to the farm.