UP Vertical Farms is seeking dedicated Greenhouse Workers to join our innovative agricultural team. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals interested in sustainable and high-tech farming practices. Visa sponsorship is available for eligible international candidates committed to helping us grow premium, local produce all year round.
- Assist in planting, transplanting, feeding, and maintaining plants in a vertical farming environment.
- Monitor plant health and growth, implementing integrated pest management practices as needed.
- Operate and maintain greenhouse equipment, including irrigation systems and climate controls.
- Harvest, package, and prepare plant products for distribution.
- Keep detailed records of crop activities and observations, adhering to food safety standards.
- Participate in cleaning and sanitation of the greenhouse facilities to maintain a high level of cleanliness.
- Previous experience in greenhouse work or agricultural operations is preferred but not required.
- Physical ability to stand, bend, and lift up to 50 pounds repeatedly throughout the day.
- Basic understanding of plant care and a willingness to learn advanced vertical farming techniques.
- Team player with good communication skills and the ability to follow protocols.
- Must be legally able to work in Canada or qualify for visa sponsorship under Canadian immigration policies.
Education and Qualification:
- High school diploma or equivalent; further education in agriculture or horticulture is a plus.
- Certifications in agriculture, horticulture, or related fields will be considered an asset.
- On-the-job training will be provided, and a willingness to learn is crucial.
- Competitive wage reflecting experience and qualifications.
- Access to cutting-edge vertical farming technology and methods.
- A supportive work environment with opportunities for career growth.
- Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, and vision care.
- Relocation and visa sponsorship for qualified international candidates.
The salary for this position is competitive and will be based on the applicant’s experience and qualifications. Specific numbers will be discussed during the hiring process.Basic salary CAD $1500 – CAD $ 2500.
How to Apply:
Candidates are encouraged to apply online through UP Vertical Farms’ career page . Please include a resume, a cover letter detailing your interest and qualifications for the greenhouse worker position, and mention your need for visa sponsorship if applicable.
UP Vertical Farms is committed to revolutionizing the way we grow food, making it more sustainable, and ensuring year-round availability of fresh produce. If you are passionate about sustainable agriculture and are looking for a rewarding career, apply now to join us in shaping the future of farming. With visa sponsorship available, we welcome applications from around the globe to diversify and enrich our team with your unique skills and perspectives.