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Careers at Sun Gro: Plant Equipment Operators-Multiple Openings

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Sun Gro® Horticulture is one of the most prominent North American horticultural companies, employing over 800 staff and serving customers worldwide. Since its humble beginnings in 1929, it has become the leading supplier of soilless growing mixes to North America’s top 100 greenhouse and nursery growers, shipping over 70,000 truckloads of product annually. Sun Gro products are made to exacting standards and conform to high product quality and performance criteria. We are looking to add multiple plant equipment operators in our Seba Beach, AB location. GENERAL SUMMARY: Safely operates heavy equipment primarily to maintain sufficient raw material supplies to production lines. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Operates front end loader in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Maintains adequate supply of raw materials to production lines.
  • Responsible for daily equipment checks and reporting any malfunctions or safety issues immediately.
  • Ability to maneuver equipment around the production plant and obstacles in a safe manner.
  • Must have full understanding of operating the equipment including stability points, load weight, etc.
  • Ability to communicate with other employees.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 3 – 5 years of experience operating the assigned equipment. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Prolonged sitting and operating front end loader over various terrains.
  • Exposure to various weather conditions including extreme hot and extreme cold.
WORK ENVIRONMENT:  Typical of a production facility: dusty and loud noise level.


Production and Trades


Seba Beach, Alberta

Job Type:

Full time



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