General Labourers

Forestburg, Alberta


Position Summary: 

Bionera and its parent company, PRT Growing Services, are the leaders in establishing and managing large-scale woody biomass plantations to help solve energy, waste management and environmental issues. 

We are currently looking for temporary labourers to work on our Mechanical Planter. This engaging, high paced, physical position offers a safe work environment and an opportunity for a career in green technologies.

What a position with PRT offers:

Duties will be to assist with land reclamation project: planting willow shrubs

Work will take place in early/mid-June and will last 12-15 days over 2-3 weeks

Salary: $16 /hour, with a potential for a completion bonus

Potential for inventory work in late summer & for re-hire in summer 2020

What you need for a position with Bionera:

Energetic with attention to detail

Positive attitude, punctual, reliable and a team player

Work is meticulous, repetitive, and requires good eyesight and manual dexterity

You will stand or walk for  lengthy periods of time, repetitive lifting, (light to medium weight willow bundles), and perform repetitive movements

Must be prepared to work in outdoor elements

Appropriate attire required (raingear, sunglasses, CSA approved steel toed footwear, water)

Hard hat and hi-visibility vest will be provided

Reliable transportation to Forestburg is essential 


Westmoreland Paintearth Mine. Candidates will be required to meet (marshalling point) in Forestburg, AB, from which transportation will be provided to the mine.

About Bionera:

We offer a range of short rotation willow crop services that are ideally suited to municipal and industrial operations, including:


  • Establishment and maintenance of short-rotation willow crop plantation


Together, with our associates in the environmental consulting and irrigation industries, we can provide low-risk, turn-key solutions for disposal of municipal and industrial waste, including biosolids and wastewater.

How to Apply:

Please submit a resume through the Career Page of our website here.

Applications will be accepted until May 31, 2019. To learn more about Bionera, please visit:

Thank you for applying; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.


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