Forest Nursery Worker



Forest Nursery Worker



Employment Type:



$24.00 per hour

Job Description:

Company Description

PRT operates a diverse network of 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 630 million seedlings makes PRT/IFCO the largest producer of forest seedlings in North America. We operate 5 bareroot nurseries across the South and 23 containerized operations.

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 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:

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
We provide a supportive team structured environment, a strong safety culture, and a commitment to the environment
Paid training provided at $17.77 hour
Piece Work with greater earning potential; averaging between $21 - $24 per hour; your motivation drives your wage
Flexible work shifts to accommodate varying schedules
Work is available October 16 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:

Applications will be accepted until positions have been filled.

To learn more about this great opportunity please contact us and/or submit your resume and cover letter Attention Chris Mostyn through the career page of our website or apply in person at 668 St. Annes Road, Armstrong.

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