Printed on: March 3, 2021

Assistant Grower

Employer Morris Flowers Garden Centre
Salary TBD
Terms Permanent F/T
Start Date
Requirements Horticulture degree
• Three years of progressive experience in a related field
• In-depth knowledge of plant growth, vegetable production practices, crop inputs, and
marketplace conditions
• Solid understanding of horticultural techniques
• Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands
• Ability to work individually as well as part of a team
• Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
• Demonstrated time management skills
• High flexibility with strong interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse
environment
• High level of integrity

Duties • Prepare soil; plant bulbs, seeds, and cuttings; graft and bud plants; and transplant
seedlings and rooted cuttings
• Prepare seedlings in greenhouses by planting and prepping them for outdoor transplanting
and planting
• Maintain plants by planting, transplanting, cultivating, irrigating, and pruning
• Ensure the health and viability of the product
• Review bloom development and soil conditions to determine nutrient and moisture
requirements, and to detect and identify germ and pest infestations
• Detect, report, and control all plant health and pest problems
• Apply herbicides & fungicides.

To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Résumé Via Email
Contact Name Betty Armitage
Address 1403 Erickson Rd
Location Creston
Phone (250) 428-5262
Fax
E-Mail betty@morrisflowers.ca
Website
Date Posted 2021-01-28
Date Ending 2021-03-31