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Key Responsibilities Include:
Parkland County has a Temporary, Full-time summer position available in the Agricultural Services Department for a Crop Inspector. You will conduct insect surveys and pest inspections as well as assist with crop production related issues. The ability to deal with the public effectively and courteously as well as the ability to identify a variety of weeds, insects and crop diseases is required.
Current enrollment or completion of post-secondary education in Agriculture or a related field.
Knowledge of Weed Control and Agricultural Pest Acts are required.
Farm experience would be an asset.
Previous field scouting experience would be an asset.
Knowledge of computer applications and familiarity with the use of GPS
Valid Class 5 Driver’s License. Upon hire, a current Driver’s Abstract must be provided.
Rate of Pay: $25.61 per hour
Hours of Work: 8 hours/day; 40 hours/week (May to approximately August 30, 2021)
This position is covered by the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local Union No. 955 Collective Agreement.
Further information concerning this position can be obtained by calling
Chad Ritter, Supervisor, Agricultural Agronomics at email@example.com
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Dec 16, 2020
Closing Date: Jan 11, 2021