Date Posted: 12-10-2016
Location: Iron Springs, AB, Canada
Contact Person: Hr Manager
Company/Business Name: Rainbow Greenhouses Inc.
Wages, $16-$20 per hour depending on qualifications
MAJOR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Mentor: -Train greenhouse workers in the picking department
Organize labour: - For all product being picked on a daily basis
Correct packaging: - Make sure tags, sleeves, pot covers, labels etc
are on the product as required by customer
Work with Growers: - Make sure the correct crop is being picked
Troubleshoot: - Keep up group efficiency when order picking. Spot check regularly for correct standards and quality of work.
Clean and tidy: -Make sure greenhouse cleanliness is being kept up at the end of each day and when leaving the zones.
Keep team work and morale high: - Work with other supervisors and lead hands to help keep strong team work and a positive morale.
Regular Week: 44 - 50 hours per week, Saturdays as required
Reports to: Production Manager
Staff reporting to this position: Lead Hands and 6-20 General Labourers
On site at approximately 7:15 am
Report to Production Manager
Supervisors meeting at 7:20 am to receive task lists and instructions for the day
Distribute task lists and instructions to greenhouse workers
Prepare Work Areas and Equipment
Ready for first tasks at 7:30 or as necessary, ensuring greenhouse workers are focused by 7:30 am
Maintain contact with the Production Manager throughout the day
Break at 10:00 am with production staff
Ensure teams cease regular work 10-15 minutes (as needed) before the end of the day to clean-up
Report to the Production Manager (Supervisors meeting) at the end of the day, generally @ 4:10 pm
Prepare to stay late as necessary, Saturdays required during busy times of the year Responsibilities
Excellent people and communication skills
A genuine team player
Know your particular product line and production requirements:
( Tagging, sticking, sleeving without product damage, pot covers, labels, planting, loading carts, picking inferior lower leaves when necessary, unloading carts, stretch wrapping carts correctly without damage to product, transporting carts, labeling carts: Costco, Home Depot, Walmart, tomato picking, tomato grading, tomato area maintenance )
Document for Production Manager all product waste on a clipboard at every zone where needed
Ensure your team work area is prepped and supplied before the day begins
Ensure your team leaves the break/lunchroom on time
Ensure the health and safety of all production staff. Do not cause or allow anyone to work under hazardous conditions, no horseplay
Ensure quality is picked from the plant line or floor of greenhouse, and quality product is shipped.
Ensure your team knows their expectations for the day and help them to exceed them through benchmarking and enjoyable competition
Ensure your team is focused on the task at hand and that they dont leave early
Ensure your team completely cleans up their areas or zones at the end of the task and/or day
Work with growers in the assigned areas
Report ( always carry a clipboard or note book )
An accident or injury immediately to both the Production Manager (First Aid) and the Operations Manager
Safety issues immediately to the Operations Manager (cease work as necessary)
Disciplinary issues to the Production Manager
Problems such as (crop issues, understaffing, delays in shipping etc.) to the Production Manager
Maintenance issues to the Operations Manager
Work as supervisor: - When order picking is complete, supervise in other departments. Take on the responsibility.
These duties and responsibilities may be changed from time to time at the sole discretion of the employer, subject to formal notification to the employee.
: $16- $20