Nursery Workers

  • 668 St Annes Rd, Armstrong, BC V0E 1B5, Canada
  • Contract

Company Description

PRT is North America’s largest producer of container-grown forest seedlings. PRT has capacity to grow and sell more than 240 million seedlings across its network of nurseries located in the United States and Canada. PRT has established a leadership position in the industry by working closely with customers and by providing reliable reforestation products and silviculture services at competitive prices.

Job Description

PRT is currently recruiting seasonal Nursery Workers to assist with our upcoming harvest of tree seedlings for reforestation across North America. This engaging, high paced, physical position offers a safe work environment and an opportunity for a career that will make a positive change in the world. 
What a position with PRT offers:
o    Our PRT nurseries are vibrant and fun communities with employees who share a strong passion for the “green” nature of our business and doing their part in regenerating the forests of North America
o    We provide a supportive team structured environment, a strong safety culture, and a commitment to the environment
o    Paid  training provided at $13.85/hour 
o    Piece Work with greater earning potential; averaging at $18.00/hour; your motivation drives your wage
o    Flexible work shifts to accommodate varying schedules
o    Work is available mid October to late December with an opportunity to join the Union for ongoing career paths, development and personal enrichment
 

Qualifications

What you need for a position with PRT:
•    Energetic and pays attention to detail
•    Positive attitude and a team player
•    Work is meticulous and physically demanding; ability to stand for lengthy periods of time, walking, repetitive lifting, (light to medium weight objects), and performing repetitive movements
•    Appropriate clothing required; Indoor and outdoor work, must be able to work in varying weather conditions
•    Reliable transportation is essential 

Want to learn a little more about a career with PRT? Check out our video on You Tube; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsvfZdw_9m0
 

Additional Information

How to Apply:
Show up: Our team would love to meet you! Come visit the nursery: 
Monday to Friday, between 7am-3pm
PRT Armstrong (close to O’Keefe Ranch and the Spallumcheen Golf Course)
668 St Annes Road
Armstrong, BC  
Apply online: Check out the career page of our website;
https://www.prt.com/careers/current-job-postings

Join us in growing forests for future generations!
 

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