Wheatland Trees' primary focus is growing Chinook hardy caliper trees. Our whole philosophy is to provide our customer with the best quality tree for the Calgary climate. Wheatland Trees has over 18 years of growing experience in the Calgary region. Our growing and harvesting techniques will give you the best tree and the very best transplant survival. Our focus is on how we can serve you, our client. We have innovative solutions to your delivery needs at very competitive rates.
We strive to provide next day delivery whenever possible. If your desire is to have the tree planted, our staff has the knowledge and the equipment to provide that service. We pride ourselves on putting the tree "where you want it".
As active members of regional and national industry associations, as well as being certified in the Canadian Nursery Certification Institute (CNCI) Clean Plant Program, we maintain the highest standards of professionalism and industry knowledge.
Our Core Values:
$13.60/hour OT paid after 44 hours/week
Anticipated start date: March 19, 2018 - (13 vacancies)
Location: Our office is located in Calgary, AB, however, the position(s) will be based at either of our two tree farms located just outside of Langdon and Strathmore areas.
Education: Not applicable, not required
Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.): Not applicable, not required
Experience: No experience required, although experience an asset
Type of Equipment: Garden tractor, tree cutting machine or equipment, irrigation pumps and equipment
Type of Products: Fruit trees, Christmas trees, ornamental trees, shrubs and hedges
Specific Skills: Assist in pruning trees, shrubs, and plants, dig up & wrapping root balls of trees and shrubs, water plants
Own Tools/Equipment: Steel-toed safety boots, gloves
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, repetitive tasks, handling heavy loads, physically demanding, standing for extended periods, bending, crouching, kneeling, large workload
Work Site Environment: Outdoors
Work Location Information: Rural area outside Langdon, AB or Strathmore, AB (no transit available)
Essential Skills: Working with others, continuous learning
Employer: Wheatland Trees Ltd.
How to Apply: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: http://www.wheatlandtrees.ca