you looking for a challenging job?
planting is it.
the idea of spending two months in the bush appeal to you?
Two months in a tent in all kinds of weather? Finding your socks
standing quietly on their own in a corner of your tent? Being
part of a tight, energetic team? If this puts a smile on your
face, you're the kind of person Thunderhouse is looking for.
be honest, tree planting is not for everyone. Not only is
it physically hard, it's mentally challenging work that will push
you to limits you never thought possible. Muck, flies, aches and
blisters are all minor inconveniences after a couple of weeks
on the plant.
those who succeed, it's very rewarding. Good earnings,
new friends, great shape and the wilds of Northern Ontario, all
while finding out what you're actually capable of. If you
want to know what it's like, ask a Thunderhouse planter.
can also watch the Thunderhouse tree planting video
produced by TVO Studio 2, to see what tree planting is like and
to hear what tree planters say about the work.
upcoming season is taking shape. This year we have competitive
piecework rates to offer and, as usual, the lowest camp fees in
Plant With Thunderhouse
earning potential. We offer a spring season of 8 to 9
safe work environment. Thunderhouse's Health & Safety
Program is Safe Workplace Ontario certified by the Ontario Forestry
Safe Workplace Association, one of the WSIB Safety Groups.
training program for rookie planters.
staff who constantly lead and mentor employees.
camp life: lots of delicious food, showers & wash-up trailer,
heated dining and tents, satellite internet available.
are a small company with a personal atmosphere.
you're thinking of applying to other companies, it pays to shop
around. Take some time to ask them a few questions:
you supply treated drinking water that can be depended
on every working day?
you have outhouses that remain standing in the wind?
you have a separate heated drying facility?
you provide cutlery and dishes?
much of my earnings do you claw back in camp fees?
are also several technical & safety websites on tree planting.
Go to Links
to check them out.
is underway in January. Get in touch with a Thunderhouse rep if
you know one, or apply