Agriculture & outdoor activities


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Main duties

The person sought has solid experience in horticulture. Lover of challenges, she will be mainly assigned to the nursery. Depending on their skills and interests, the successful candidate may be called upon to perform administrative tasks, participate in educational activities at the nursery and work at clients’ premises with the project team. Its versatility will allow it to integrate well into the diversity of activities.

Here are the tasks: – Produce and maintain plants in containers and in the field (watering, sowing, repotting, planting, multiplication, natural fertilization, weeding, screening, pruning, etc.). – Identify, label plants and update the inventory. – Update organic certification registers. – Receive orders, prepare plants for arrangements and sales in the nursery. – Possibility, depending on interests and skills: welcoming and advising clients, participating in administrative activities, participating in training and agrotourism activities.

Requirements and working conditions

Level of education: College Years of experience related to the job: 3 to 5 years of experience Description of skills: Great capacity for learning and adaptation. Feel organized, monitored, listen to details, and positive. Team spirit, positivism. Good physical condition and adaptation to unfavorable climatic conditions. Relevant experience of a few years. Languages ​​requested: languages ​​spoken: French

written languages: French Salary offered: to be discussed Number of hours per week: 40.00 Various conditions: If you wish, a week’s leave is granted during the summer season. The schedule is established over 5 days a week with the possibility of including a weekend day. It is possible to work part-time, at least three days a week. Employment status: permanent, seasonal

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