Career Level High School or Equivalent
Experience Entry Level
Posting ID SEASO002872
No. of Openings 1
Forest Nursery Workers
Eagle Rock Nursery, a division of Tolko Industries is recruiting Forest Nursery Workers for the upcoming harvest of tree seedlings. Located mid-way between Vernon and Armstrong BC, Eagle Rock produces forest conifer seedlings as part of their commitment to sustainable reforestation in British Columbia. We are proud to grow and harvest seedlings necessary to sustain a renewable forest resource, maintain healthy ecosystems and provide future generations with the opportunity to enjoy BC’s magnificent forests.
The work is fast paced and physically demanding working along conveyor belts. It may include, but not limited to:
- Grading, wrapping and packaging tree seedlings
- Box making
- Block washing
- Lift line loading and unloading
- Transporting stock to and from greenhouses
Wage: $15.20/hour + Production bonus + Attendance Bonus
We are looking to fill positions for two shifts, 6:00am to 2:30pm (mornings) and 2:30pm to 11:00pm (afternoons). Successful applicants can expect approximately 10 weeks of full-time employment commencing October 13th until mid to late December.
Applicants must be prepared to attend their scheduled shift Monday to Friday and are required to provide their own transportation to and from work. Appropriate clothing is required; must be able to work in varying weather conditions.
Eagle Rock Division offers:
- An unyielding commitment to your personal safety including a comprehensive COVID-19 policy to ensure employee health and safety
- The opportunity to work in a green industry with a passionate team of individuals
- An open, innovative culture and a positive, dynamic work environment
Who We Are:
With state-of-the-art operations across western Canada, Tolko is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of forest products for customers around the world. For over 60 years, our family-owned company has been recognized by customers and business partners for being reliable, flexible, efficient and offering quality products. With the third generation of family leadership, we’re continuing that legacy today in our divisions throughout western Canada and joint ventures in the Southern United States.
At Tolko, our values, vision and mission aren’t just what we believe. They’re how we work, live and serve our customers every day. Fundamental to our success is a diverse and committed workforce that thrives on change, building relationships, and a drive toward excellence.
Grow Here, Achieve More:
When you join Tolko, you’ll develop your skills and be encouraged to pursue diverse opportunities with a company that’s built on integrity, respect, and provides employees with the inclusive environment, support and opportunity to build great lives.