Greenhouse worker

Peninsula Flowers Inc. based in Jordan Station, ON is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Greenhouse worker who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to Seasonal employment or Full time job. The shift timings include Day, Evening, To be determined, Early Morning, Morning and 07:00 to 17:00.

Employer Name: Peninsula Flowers Inc.
Position: Greenhouse worker
No. of vacancies: 2
Salary: $15.50 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated) 35 to 50 hours per week
Employment type: Seasonal employment, Full time
Location: Jordan Station, ON

Job Description

  • The candidate will be in charge of cleaning the greenhouse.
  • The candidate will be expected to assist in the pruning of trees, shrubs, and plants.
  • The candidate must mix and prepare soils.
  • The candidate must pot and re-pot plants.
  • The candidate will be expected to transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings.
  • The candidate must apply fertilizers.
  • The candidate must water and care for plants, lawns, and/or gardens.
  • The candidate will be expected to clean the work area.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in English language.
  • There are no standard education requirements such as a bachelor’s degree, a certificate, or a diploma.
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 1 to 2 years of experience in a related industry.
  • The candidate must be able to handle weight up to 23 kg (50 lbs).
  • The candidate should be reliable.
  • The candidate should be a good team player.

Work site environment

  • The type of farm operation is floriculture production.
  • The candidate will be required to work long hours in an outdoor environment.
  • The candidate must be able to work in hot, and cold/refrigerated conditions.

Experience and specialization

Type of product

  • The products are cut flowers and ornamental trees, shrubs, and hedges.

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • The candidate should be able to work in fast-paced busy environment.
  • The candidate should be required to perform repetitive tasks on frequent basis.
  • The candidate should be required to handle heavy loads as part of routine work.
  • The candidate should be prepared to perform physically demanding tasks as part of their daily work.
  • The candidate must be willing to work in a standing position for extended periods of time.
  • The candidate must be willing to work long hours in bending, crouching, and kneeling positions.
  • The candidate will be expected to manage a large workload.
  • The candidate should have an eye for details.
  • The candidate must have excellent hand eye coordination.
  • The candidate should be willing to work overtime if necessary.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, apply through the given options.

By email


Please include the following while sending the application

  • Highest level of education and name of institution where it was completed
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