About Prairie Plant Systems Inc


Greenhouse Assistant – Summer Position

Prairie Plant Systems, a leader in plant based technologies, is seeking a self-driven individual to help our BioProducts Division as a Greenhouse Assistant. This position requires some manual labor so the incumbent must be physically fit and should be free from allergies or respiratory related diseases. This is a full-time temporary position beginning in late April until early September. (Possibility of extension until late October)

Primary Responsibilities

  • General maintenance of plants and greenhouses.
  • Planting plants, weeding, transplanting and moving plants.
  • Boxing and shipping plants to customers.
  • Identifying problems with plants such as pests or diseases.
  • Assist with general greenhouse plan maintenance.
  • Collection of data for possible research projects.


  • Horticulture certificate or related education an asset, but not required.
  • Prior greenhouse experience an asset.
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Reliable and able to work under minimal supervision
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds.

Incumbents will be required to pass a Government of Canada Security check, a criminal record check, a pre-employment drug test, and must hold Canadian Citizenship or Permanent Residence Status.

How to Apply

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Prairie Plant Systems has grown significantly through development and acquisition of our key subsidiary companies:

CanniMed Ltd.

CanniMed Ltd. was established in 2013 to provide Canadian patients with access to a standardized and trusted supply of pharmaceutical-grade cannabis under the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR) governed by Health Canada.

SubTerra LLC

Sub Terra LLC is a plant-based pharmaceutical manufacturer committed to the production of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) such as high value proteins and phytochemicals.

PPS Fruit Trees

Decades of research and development have made PPS a leading supplier of fruit trees to orchards around the world. Our continued commitment to excellence can be seen in the uncompromising quality of every plant PPS grows and sells.