About Prairie Plant Systems Inc

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Plant Cultivation Assistant

Prairie Plant Systems, a leader in plant based technologies, is seeking a self-driven individual to join the cultivation team in a permanent full-time position. The ideal candidate will have general plant experience, basic computer skills, superior judgment, problem solving and decision making ability and overall a positive attitude. This position requires some manual labor so the incumbent must be physically fit.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Complete the daily tasks including propagating, transplanting, daily crop/chamber checks, applying bio-controls, water checks, bug checks, pH and conductivity, and soil samples.
  • Harvesting plants
  • General cleaning including pots, sport court, chambers and corridors. Facility cleaning.
  • Paperwork including cycle tracking sheets (plant height, record keeping, overall health assessment of plants), chamber documentation.
  • Make fertilizer.
  • Waste disposal.

Qualifications

  • Technical training in Biological Science and/or experience working in a commercial greenhouse considered an asset.
  • Very organized, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and ability to do detailed and routine work and show initiative.
  • Requires the ability to lift over 20 pounds.

The company intends to fully train the right people to fill these positions and is seeking individuals who possess a strong desire to learn and want be a part of a dynamic growing organization.

Wage will be based on skill levels and education. PPS offers a comprehensive benefits package. 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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