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Key Responsibilities Include:
Parkland County has Temporary, Full-time, summer positions available in the Agricultural Services Department for Vegetation Management Personnel (Spray Crew Workers). Successful candidates will perform a variety of duties including roadside and subdivision vegetation management using selective herbicides, mechanical or manual applications for weed & brush control, as well as other related duties. The ability to deal with the public effectively and courteously and maintain accurate reports is required.
High School Diploma supplemented by current enrollment or completion of post-secondary education in Agriculture or a related field.
Valid Alberta Pesticide Applicator's License or the ability to obtain one.
Valid Class 5 Driver’s License. Upon hire, a current Driver’s Abstract must be provided.
An agricultural background or pesticide application experience would be an asset.
Rate of Pay: $28.78 per hour (Licensed Applicator) and $25.85 per hour (Unlicensed Applicator)
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.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Dec 16, 2020
Closing Date: Jan 11, 2021