BONNIE PLANTS INC Nursery Worker in Chino Valley, Arizona
This job was posted by http://www.azjobconnection.gov : For more information, please see: http://www.azjobconnection.gov/ada/r/jobs/3725737 Prepare soil and growth media. Plant, spray, weed, and water plants using hand tools and gardening tools. Digs, rakes, and screens soil, and fills cold frames and hot beds to prepare them for planting. Cut and transplant seedlings and cuttings. Move, load and unload greenhouse grown plants. Clean work areas, sanitize, and maintain grounds, greenhouses, warehouse, and landscaping. Perform nursery sanitation duties including picking up trash, cleaning bathrooms and sweeping floors. Work is very fast paced during the busy season. Haul and spread fill-sand to maintain greenhouse floors, using wheelbarrows or carts and shovels. Maintain and repair sprinkler system in and outside of greenhouses. Feel plants' leaves and note coloring to detect presence of insects or disease. Inspect plants and bud ties to assess quality. Operate tractors and machinery to fertilize, cultivate or spray. May maintain and repair nursery buildings. Push and pull carts. Work within an assembly line. Tag trays. Work on seedling line. Sit down seed flats and get up seed flats for delivery. Fold and staple corrugated forms to make boxes used for packing horticultural products. Workers who have a valid driver's license and doctor's certificate may drive vehicles to transport workers and may be offered additional hours.