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Greenhouse Worker

  • Van Buren, AR
  • industrial

Greenhouse Worker
Location: Van Buren, AR
Pay: Starts at $12/hour

Are you passionate about plants and interested in working in a greenhouse environment? Join our client’s team as a Greenhouse Worker in Van Buren, AR, and become an essential part of our client’s plant cultivation and order fulfillment processes.

Job Description:

As a Greenhouse Worker, you will be responsible for various tasks related to plant cultivation, potting, labeling, and order fulfillment within our greenhouse facility. Your primary duties will include transplanting seedlings, potting plants, ensuring accurate labeling, and picking orders to fulfill customer requests.

Responsibilities:

  • Transplant seedlings and pot plants using planting machines, ensuring proper placement and alignment.
  • Manually adjust plant positioning if seedlings are not centered or aligned correctly during the planting process.
  • Apply plant labels to pots, including information about the plant species, growth characteristics, spacing requirements, and watering needs.
  • Work in the pot picker area to fulfill customer orders, including kneeling, bending, stooping, and picking mature plants weighing 5-10 pounds each.
  • Pick 2-3 pots at a time, with a total weight of 25-30 pounds, to fulfill order requirements.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines when handling plants, equipment, and machinery within the greenhouse.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment, including regular cleaning and sanitization of work areas and equipment.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

  • Regularly required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, and crouch while performing duties.
  • Ability to lift and move up to 25-30 pounds regularly during plant picking and order fulfillment activities.
  • Exposed to humid, hot, and/or cold conditions within the greenhouse environment.
  • May encounter moving mechanical parts and loud noise levels, especially when working near planting machinery.

 

Call Us

479-452-9292

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1330 S Waldron Rd.

Fort Smith, AR 72903

Application Hours

Monday – Friday | 8am to 4pm

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