Forest Nursery Worker

  • Contract

Company Description

PRT operates a diverse network of 19 nurseries in Canada and the United States enabling us to grow a wide variety of high-quality container forest seedlings for all climatic and site conditions. Annual production of 335 million seedlings makes PRT the largest producer of containerized forest seedlings in North America. We produce trees for customers from British Columbia to Ontario and Michigan to Alabama to Oregon.

Job Description

You Love Trees, We Grow Trees

We are perfect for each other!


Join us in growing trees for future generations forests

With your help, PRT has grown over 4 BILLION forest seedlings and we are only looking to add to that number with more help from you! We are currently recruiting seasonal Forest 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 $17.20

o    Piece Work with greater earning potential; averaging $22.50 per hour; your motivation drives your wage

o    Flexible work shifts to accommodate varying schedules

o    Work is available now to mid-December with an opportunity to join other projects for ongoing career paths, development and personal enrichment


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

Additional Information

Want to learn a little more about a career with PRT? Check out our video on You Tube;

How to Apply:

Please apply as indicated in the posting. Safety is of the upmost importance to PRT; we have enhanced our safety program.

Apply in person: at PRT Red Rock, 18505 Forest Nursery Rd, Prince George BC, V2N 5Y7 between 8-3, Monday-Friday

Apply online: Check out the career page of our website;  Grow Your Career | PRT Growing Services Ltd.

Follow us on Instagram: @TrustedToGrow or Facebook: @PRTGrowingServices