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2018 Season- send us your resume.

If you are interested in applying for a position, we are offering various full time & part time seasonal employment opportunities. Students who are interested in working weekends and after school are welcome to send a resume. Please specify if there are any dates you are not available to work during this time period.
All positions are physically demanding, fast-paced at times with tight deadlines and a need for attention to detail. Ability to work in extreme heat and inclement weather is expected.  Must possess enthusiasum and be able to work without the use of cellphone. If this and other job descriptions listed do not apply to you and your work ethic, then you need not apply.

Seasonal Salesperson: / Greenhouse location in Napanee

Job description:   Starting date to be determined.(approx. April 28- ending June 30th - July 15th)
This position requires an enthusiastic person with exceptional people skills, able to promote and give information about plant products. Greenhouse or vast plant knowledge or sales experience would be an asset.

Provide product care and other information and service to customers. Significant use of memory.
Ability to stand for long lengths of time, follow direction, work in extreme heat or rain, etc. able to lift, bending, reaching , climbing ladders, use a cash register and debit machine,  Working weekends is expected.
Ensure a safe, organized and clean work environment.
Work well on your own or with others.
Current C.P.I.C required.


Cell phones not permitted for personal use during work hours.

Hourly wage $14 per hour.

Plant Maintenance/ Waterer / Greenhouse location in Napanee

Job description:
Starting date to be determined. (approx. April 21 - ending June 30th - July 15th)
This position is part time, likely full time hours during peak sales. Weekends are included in these hours.
Experience watering, fertilizing, maintenance, and sales in a commercial greenhouse would be an asset. Job description above applies to this position.



***NEW POSITION 
available for 2018


Fruit and Vegetable Stand located in Napanee at the Canadian Tire Store


Positions starting Approx. June 10th-October 31. 2018 


Hours: 8:30-6pm. / 7 days a week


We are looking for individuals with strong social skills and sales experience to sell quality local fruits and vegetables at this location for us. Must be available to work all weekends or on a rotating basis.


Part-time or full time positions available based on experience. This could include 1/2 days or full days and most weekends. 
Must be a non-smoker, ability to lift up to 50lbs., stand on feet for long periods of time in all types of weather, punctual, experience in sales, detailed, organized, enthusiastic attitude, with the ability to work independently.


Must have own transportation/ ability to drive extended cargo van /good driving record/ ability to load and unload this vehicle/ receive orders/ display fruits and vegetables with attention to detail / pricing/ taking cash and making proper change / use of debit machine / knowledge about product or willingness to learn. 


Current CPIC required


 $14.00 per hour or student wage. This is not a cash paid position, CPP, EI, FED. and PROVINCIAL TAXES will be paid with T4 at the end of the year.


Please send resume, do not call or show up without an appointment. Mail or Email resume with work related references (information below)


Salesperson for our location at the Kingston Market Square Farmer's Market in downtown Kingston.
6-10 hours per day, every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.

This can be divided up into 1, 2 or all 3 days / 7am.-1pm. or 1pm-5 to 5:30 pm./ or full day (s) (1,2, or all 3 days) to suit your needs.  Hours of operation are 7am.- 5 or 5:30 pm. / sometimes 6pm.
Please specify your preference when applying.

Job description:   Starting date to be determined in May and ending near October 31, 2017. Students applying please detail when your first and last day of work will be or if available on Saturdays only while in school.


Must be able to stand for long periods of time on a hard surface, bend, reach, and lift 50lbs.
Ability to be able to lift heavy canopy system up over your head. (height and athletic ability is an asset)
Must possess good math skills.
Setup and display plants, and/or fresh produce in season.
Have a outgoing and friendly manner with an enthusiastic attitude and work well with others.
Work in a very fast-paced environment with the ability to multi-task.
Learning knowledge of different products as season changes and memorizing pricing in order to provide efficient product care and information to customers.
Reliable, punctual, and resourceful, detailed, organized and efficient individual with an eye for detail.
Able to work individually or with others.
Always ensuring customer satisfaction.
Ensure a safe, clean, organized work environment.
Current C.P.I.C required
Cell phones not permitted for personal use during work hours, only on breaks
Hourly wage to be determined with work related experience.


Non- smoker preferred.


Must have own transportation/ must pay to park your vehicle 

Note* This is a very physically demanding job and requires you to be physically fit. It is also in an outdoor environment, meaning very hot days, rainy, windy, and sometimes cool days. If you are not an outdoor person and cannot work in this type of work environment along with other job requirements then you need not apply.

Only applicants that apply and are chosen to be interviewed will be contacted.
All applicants must provide a resume and will be asked for work related references at the time of an interview. You may include on resume if you wish.
All applicants must send their resumes to address below or by email @ scpgreenhouses@hotmail.com

I look forward to building a new team of employees that will take my business to the next level while maintaining the high standards, quality products , customer care and satisfaction our business has successfully nurtured over the past 32 years.


Please mail a resume to :

Simple Country Pleasures
Attention: Lisa Davis

5861 County Road # 9
Napanee, Ontario
K7R 3K8

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