Greenhouse General Labour
Star Produce Ltd. – Solstice Greenhouse
Business Address: 19068 36th Ave, Surrey, BC, V3Z 0P6
Location of Work: Delta, BC
Status: Full time, permanent
Number of Positions: 50
Shifts: Day shifts, 8-10 hours per day, including weekends
Benefits: Housing available, group health benefits (extended health, dental, life, disability)
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Solstice Greenhouse General Labour
The Solstice Greenhouse is the newest addition to The Star Group portfolio continuing our quest in the Ag-tech space. This state-of-the-art 20 acre facility houses 365 LED technology to produce delicious strawberries year round. Situated on the border of Delta, BC where light and temperature levels are ideal for strawberry production, we innovate on growing technologies and trial new genetics from around the globe to grow the best in berries. Come join this amazing adventure and be a part of our ambitious team, with a growth mindset, to ultimately delight consumers – you’ll be berry glad you did!
Passion, persistence, and teamwork.
If you embody these values and want to hit the ground running in a fun, fast paced, dynamic environment and work for a company with a culture based on collaboration and innovation then you may be just what we are looking for!
We are looking for Greenhouse General Labourers to join our team.
-Greenhouse General Labourers are hands-on and directly involved in the daily operations of the greenhouse, ensuring that the strawberry crops are maintained and harvested, and that production deliverables are achieved.
-Crop care (soil preparation, planting, watering, weeding, pruning, propagating, transplanting), harvesting, loading fruit into carts, general cleaning and facility maintenance
-Complete tasks and follow instructions and procedures defined by Management and Growers; always wearing appropriate PPE and working in compliance with food and workplace safety regulations
-May operate equipment and machinery
-Other tasks assigned as necessary
Key Attributes and Skills:
-Must be physically capable of performing all tasks and able to maintain a fast pace of work
-Flexible availability to work irregular hours is a must
-Strong Attention to Detail
-Ability to follow instructions, learn and adapt
Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:
-Extreme temperatures; hot, humid, cold/refrigerated; year-round operation
-Able to safely lift up to 50 lbs
-Standing and walking on concrete and/or plastic ground cover for extended periods
-Bending, crouching, kneeling
Education and Experience:
-Minimum one (1) years’ experience working as a labourer in Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) is required
-Competitive pay and benefits
-Positive and fun work environment
-Be part of an exciting industry!
We invite you to visit our website to obtain more information about our companies, divisions, brands and products – www.starproduce.com.
How to Apply:
Please submit your resume (in PDF format) in confidence to email@example.com Subject: Solstice Greenhouse General Labour. While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.