Rosa Flora Limited
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Dunnville, CAN,
Application Deadline: February 1, 2015
Rosa Flora Limited is a large, high-tech grower of premium cut large and mini gerbera, cut snapdragons, cut alstroemeria. We are located in Dunnville, Ontario, Canada, in the heart of Canada’s population center, and close to major U.S. centers. With over 35 years of growing experience, we have become one of the largest, most advanced greenhouse operations in North America. Continuous development of our management team is a must, so we are looking to fill multiple entry level ASSISTANT GROWER positions with qualified candidates. Great opportunity for new or recent graduates!
monitors the crops to ensure optimal growth & harvesting of cut flowers
monitors and controls pests, using IPM biologicals and bio friendly pesticides
mixes and applies fertilizers as needed
supervises greenhouse employees as directed by grower
trains new employees
ensures a safe environment
monitors water and pH & EC levels, ventilation, CO2 and other environmental conditions
records any measurements as instructed by head grower
participates in any research and development projects as required
reports maintenance issues to the operations manager
shares in on-call schedule
horticultural degree/diploma or equivalent experience, preferably in greenhouse cut flowers, including lisianthus
knowledge and experience with Argus greenhouse control system
literacy with MS Office products and internet navigation
physically capable of regular greenhouse activities – including walking, lifting, bending, and withstanding periods of high heat.
effective verbal and written communication in English; Spanish language skills an asset
ability to take leadership role and display personal initiative
attention to detail, as well as high speed
good interpersonal skills
Still in school? Rosa Flora also offers paid co-op placements. Come grow with us today!
Attention: Human Resources
717 Diltz Rd Dunnville, ON N1A 2W2 Email: email@example.com Apply Today!