General Labour Worker

Casual Permanent

At Hendriks Greenhouses, we are passionate about agriculture. Each day we focus our efforts on quality,
service, and innovation.In doing so, our goal is to make a positive impact on the lives of those who share
our enthusiasm: our employees, families,and customers. Hendriks is hiring CASUAL, Permanent Labourers!

Responsibilities and Duties

Responsibilities Include:

  • Ensuring availability and quality of crops are maintained.
    (Watering, cleaning, harvesting ... etc.)

  • Transport carts of plants that have been harvested for production,
    ensure all carts are identified, dated, watered and in good quality/staging

  • Always maintain a clean and safe work environment

  • Planting, harvesting, and care of various plants

  • Packaging and preparing plants for shipment

  • Working in a fast-paced environment

  • Physically demanding environment, ability to stand for long periods of time

  • Other General Labour duties as assigned

Qualifications and Skills

What we require of you:

  • Must wear steel toe shoes/boots.

  • Ability to lift objects up to 50 lbs.

  • May be required to work in varying temperatures (extreme heat/cold)

  • Ability to work in a physically demanding environment, standing for extended periods of time, repetitive work

Reminder: This is a CASUAL position which means hours are not guaranteed full time all year round.

We thank all candidates for their interest in this position, however, only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

At Hendriks Greenhouses, we are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environment.
We are happy to discuss any need for accommodation and will make every effort to meet those needs in a timely manner.
Please advise the Human Resources Department if you require accommodation throughout the recruitment and selection processes and/or within the work environment. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

Job Types: Casual, Permanent

Maintenance Lead

Permanent

Job Description

Under limited supervision from our Greenhouse Operations Manager, the Maintenance Lead performs a variety
of semi-skilled work in the maintenance of the greenhouse, the property, and performs related duties as assigned.
The ideal candidate is a self-starter who is willing to tackle any maintenance problems that may arise.

Responsibilities and Duties 

Responsibilities include:

  • Schedules and organizes daily maintenance activities.

  • Troubleshoots minor maintenance problems involving equipment repair, electrical, structural, plumbing, etc,.

  • Purchases supplies, equipment, and materials as necessary to complete required projects.

  • Performs preventative maintenance duties on equipment and facilities.

  • Assembles and moves equipment and furniture as needed.

  • Paints interior and exterior walls.

  • Performs maintenance on grounds as needed.

Work Environment

  • Work involves moderate to heavy work in all types of weather.

  • Frequent standing, stooping, lifting heavy objects in hot environment

  • May involve working at heights

Skills

  • Experience in agriculture is an asset

  • Experience planning and overseeing maintenance projects

  • Effective communication skills

  • Dependability and reliability

  • Ability to prioritize tasks

At Hendriks Greenhouses, we are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environment. We are happy to discuss any need for accommodation and will make every effort to meet those needs in a timely manner. Please advise the Human Resources Department if you require accommodation throughout the recruitment and selection processes and/or within the work environment. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • Maintenance Supervisor: 2 years (Preferred)

Line Leader

Permanent
 

At Hendriks Greenhouses, we are passionate about agriculture. Each day we focus our efforts
on quality, service, and innovation. In doing so, our goal is to make a positive impact on the lives
of those who share our enthusiasm: our employees, families, and customers.
 We are looking for
high-energy and hands-on individuals for our positions in our Production Department.

 

Responsibilities and Duties

Duties performed in this position include:

  • Providing direction to line staff

  • Maintaining efficiency while ensuring quality standards are met

  • Monitoring labeling and inventory to ensure accuracy

  • Planting indoor gardens to specification

  • Communicating and coordinating with other line leaders and departmental staff

  • Communicating any repairs or adjustments required

  • Providing motivation for staff and proactively problem-solving issues and concerns

  • Promoting and reinforcing safety and company policies and procedures

 

Qualifications and Skills

Requirements for this position are:

  • Previous supervisory experience required

  • Strong communication and leadership skills

  • Good computer skills

  • Greenhouse/floral industry experience is an asset

  • Required to stand for long periods of time

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs, push and pull carts

  • Steel toe safety shoes are required

At Hendriks Greenhouses, we are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environment. We are happy to discuss any need for accommodation and will make every effort to meet those needs in a timely manner. Please advise the Human Resources Department if you require accommodation throughout the recruitment and selection processes and/or within the work environment. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

5095 N Service Road, Beamsville ON L0R 1B3

Tel 905.563.8132, Toll Free 800.449.1786

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