Assistant Grower

Sunrite Greenhouses Ltd.
Published
September 7, 2021
Location
Kingsville, Canada
Job Type

Description

Sunrite Greenhouses Ltd. is looking to hire for the position of ASSISTANT GROWER

Job Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of climate control program (Hoogendoorn)
  • Knowledge of labour program/system (Hortimax)
  • Work with Grower to ensure labour is properly planned
  • Evaluate new potential processes or new products to help increase revenue/help save operating costs
  • Help supervise and control plant nutrition at all crop stages, recommend fertilizer or biological applications
  • Ensure hydroponic crops meet acceptable harvests
  • Recommend corrective actions on various crops at any stage
  • Responsible for taking water samples, assess results and communicate with Grower any findings
  • Other responsibilities/tasks as assigned

Job Requirements

  • Diploma in Agriculture
  • Pesticide License
  • Experience as Assistant Grower an asset
  • Excellent time management, decision making and interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Valid drivers license to travel to various greenhouse locations
  • Valid passport as cross border travel may be necessary

This position requires Monday- Saturday availability with an immediate start date.

Salary:  $50,000- $70,000 per year; successful candidate may be eligible for benefits

Applicants are encouraged to send resumes via mail, fax, email, or apply in person at our office location.

Fax:  519-733-5290

Only applicants that are legally entitled to work in Canada will be contacted for the interview process.

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