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Position: Native Plant Nursery & Farm Assistant
Type: summer job / seasonal
Organization: Hidden Habitat
Location: Gravenhurst, Muskoka, Ontario

Starting Date: April 29, 2019
End Date: October 4, 2019
We are flexible with start and end dates

Wage: $14 – $17 hour


  • Experience with landscaping and/or gardening
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Comfortable with handling and working around small livestock
  • Enthusiasm for practicing ecological landscaping methods and a willingness to learn
  • High School Diploma


  • Receive daily instructions from supervisors
  • Plant and seed native perennials and shrubs
  • Weed and prepare garden beds
  • Assisting clients in selecting and purchasing native perennials and shrubs
  • Processing cash and credit card payments for plant purchases
  • Assist in the maintenance of facilities including cleaning greenhouses
  • Feed and tend to livestock and poultry
  • Maintain a safe and organized job site
  • Work in accordance with all health and safety laws and regulations

Preference will be given to those with a driver’s license and their own means of transportation.

To apply, please e-mail your resume and a brief covering letter to:

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Feb 27 2019    ID: 51656