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EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPT Greenhouse Workers, X15, Castle Rock, WA in Castle Rock, Washington



These jobs are posted to actively recruit qualified, availableworkers that are currently eligible to work in the United States, per federal regulations.   If you are not currently eligible to work in the U.S., please contact the local employment office in the country of your citizenship for assistance. 


Job Requirements

Three months of agricultural work experience required 

Must be 18 years old or older 

Drug Screen

Lifting requirement 50lbs

Exposure to extreme temperatures

Extensive pushing or pulling

Extensive sitting or walking

Frequent stooping or bending over

Repetitive movements

Must anticipate being available to work the entire contract period

Job Duties: Cultivate and transplant vegetable, flower and herb seedlings and cuttings within a seedling line. Load and unload racks. Prepare soil and growth media. Plant, spray, weed, and water plants, using hand tools and gardening tools. Cut and transplant seedlings and cuttings. Feel plants' leaves and note coloring to detect presence of insects or disease. Inspect plants and bud ties to assess quality. Move, load and unload greenhouse grown plants. Apply pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers. Push and pull carts. Work within an assembly line. Work is very fast paced during the busy season. Tag trays. Work on seedling line. Haul and spread fill-sand to maintain greenhouse floors, using wheelbarrows or carts and shovels. Operate tractors and machinery to fertilize, cultivate or spray. May maintain, construct, and repair nursery buildings. Sit down seed flats and get up seed flats for delivery. Fold and staple corrugated forms to make boxes used for packing horticultural pro