Nursery Production Worker
Job Details
Entry
HPL - Lowell, OR
Full Time
High School
None
Day
General Labor

Now hiring for Nursery Workers in Production!

Responsibilities may include:

  1. Rotate to different positions on assembly-type line to place plants into containers of mix, move plants to trailers to be transported by moto, set pots outdoors or in greenhouses, and irrigate plants as directed.
  2. Cut plants and place cuttings into trays.
  3. Perform general plant care duties which includes shearing, weeding, irrigating and crop protection (scouting) of plants.
  4. Build cardboard boxes, prepare plants for shipping, count, pack, tag and place plants in boxes. May assist with related shipping paperwork.
  5. Discard plants as directed.
  6. Perform inventory counts.
Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND TRAINING

  • Typically requires a high school diploma or GED.
  • Ability to perform plant care and nursery tasks in the job setting.
  • Ability to meet the physical demands of the position.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Requires regular, reliable attendance at the place of business.
  • Ability to comply with biosecurity and greenhouse clean rules for plant health and crop protection.
  • Ability to interact effectively within a diverse workforce.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • A valid Oregon driver’s license and the ability to maintain a valid license plus an acceptable (insurable) driving record as determined by our insurance carrier.
  • Previous experience in an agricultural or nursery environment.
  • Bilingual skills in English and Spanish.
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