Wonderful Citrus

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Nursery Worker

Nursery Worker

Job ID 
2148
# Positions 
3
Location 
US-TX-Edinburg
Experience (Years) 
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Posted Date 
4/11/2018
Category 
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More information about this job

Overview

Wonderful Citrus is seeking Nursery Workers for its Edinburg, TX location. These individuals will perform the necessary functions to ensure a tree receive scheduled irrigation water and performs general labor.

Wonderful Citrus is America’s largest integrated grower, shipper and packer of fresh citrus. Our citrus varieties can be found in the produce department of grocery stores across the country under the flagship consumer brands of Wonderful Halos mandarins and Wonderful Sweet Scarletts Texas Red grapefruit.

To learn more about Wonderful Citrus Company, visit www.wonderfulcitrus.com.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

  • Fill pots, plant seeds and seedlings and sort plants by size. Inspect and observe growing trees to determine work requirements such as: pruning, watering, fertilization, removing sprouts and weeds and pest control. Also, required to move trays and frames with pots, handling trees and loading bins for delivery.

 

Qualifications

Candidate must have good communication skills and be able to work as a team member. Must also have good physical dexterity to work with small plants and small containers.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  •  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus.

 

Wonderful Citrus is part of The Wonderful Company, a successful, fast-growing privately held $4 billion company with 8,500 employees worldwide. We’ve made Wonderful Pistachios one of America’s top-selling salty snacks. We’ve turned pomegranates and POM Wonderful into a worldwide phenomenon. Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America. FIJI Water is the No. 1 premium bottled water in America. JUSTIN Wine produces California’s top-selling, high-end Cabernet Sauvignon. And Teleflora is the world’s largest flower delivery service.

The Wonderful Company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California’s Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.

To learn more about The Wonderful Company, visit www.wonderful.com, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.