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Title: Human Resources Officer (NOC 1223)

Type of employment:
Full time, permanent

Hours of work: 40 hours per week

Business location: 1135 Gallagher Road, Burlington L7T 2M7

Location of work: 1135 Gallagher Road, Burlington, L7T 2M7

Language of work: English

Salary: $27.50/hour

Benefits: Candidate is eligible for salary increases in accordance with company policy. Also applicable for the Company benefit scheme after 6 months of employment.

Human Resources Professional required for busy Greenhouse in both Burlington & Waterdown.

  • Identify current and prospective staffing requirements, prepare and post notices and advertisements, and collect and screen applications;
  • Recruitment & Selection of all Greenhouse Personnel, advertising all open positions, conducting telephone screening, interviews, job fairs, career days;
  • Review candidate inventories and contact potential applicants to arrange interviews and transfers, redeployment and placement of personnel;
  • Employee onboarding, development, needs assessment, and training;
  • Provides necessary education and materials to managers and employees including online courses, employee handbooks, and standardized reports;
  • Establishes an in-house employee training system that addresses company training needs including training needs assessment, or orientation, production cross-training, the measurement of training impact;
  • Advise managers and employees on staffing policies and procedures;
  • Determines and recommends employee relations practices necessary to establish a positive employer-employee relationship and promote a high level of employee- employer morale and motivation;
  • Organize and administer staff consultation and grievance procedures;
  • Monitors and advises managers and supervisors in the progressive discipline system of the company. Monitors the implementation of a performance improvement process with non-performing employees;
  • Reviews, guides, and approves management recommendations for employment terminations;
  • Reviews employee appeals through the company complaint procedure; and
  • Determine eligibility to entitlements, arrange staff training and provide information or services such as employee assistance, counselling and recognition programs.

Defined requirements:

  • A minimum of 3-5 years of experience in Human Resources;
  • A degree or diploma in Human Resources required;
  • Previous experience working for a Greenhouse and conducting recruitment of all roles within the greenhouse setting;
  • Previous experience working with multicultural and diverse employees;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with multicultural employees from diverse background.
  • Active affiliation with appropriate Human Resources networks and organizations and ongoing community involvement, preferred;
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of Human Resources Management and practices; and
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships within the greenhouse/farming community along with other industries.

Aldershot Greenhouses is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Aldershot Greenhouses will provide accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment & selection process. If selected to participate in the recruitment & selection and process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to

We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.