R&D Corn Nursery | Summer Help Wanted

Are you a student looking for work this summer? Maizex Seeds Inc. is looking for enthusiastic students to assist in our R&D corn nursery. Join us for a fun summer and an opportunity to learn about corn pollination and test new varieties of corn.

Position Summary:

  • Entry-level, short-term summer job
  • 10 positions available


  • $15.50 per hour
  • Season-end bonuses are given to crew members with exemplary attendance


  • Pollinating corn by hand
  • Some hoeing
  • Detasseling


  • July 10, 2023 to August 10, 2023, Monday to Saturday
  • 8:00 AM until finishing our rounds in the field, usually around 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Hours may vary depending on weather and crew size

Physical Requirements:

  • This job involves walking all day and constantly reaching for tassels
  • Exposure to heat and pollen

Required Qualifications

  • Students must be at least 14 years of age
  • Reliable and hard-working
  • Enjoy working outdoors

Location: Jeanette's Creek, ON

Position Type: Summer, Short-Term

Date Posted: Jun 2, 2023

Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2023

Application Details

Text Hayley at 519-350-0499 or email at hayley.adey@maizex.com.