CAREER OPPORTUNITIES -Thank you for your interest.
We are now fully staffed with our amazing team for 2020. Apply early for 2021!
WE KNOW YOU ARE GOING PLACES; WE WANT TO HELP YOU GET THERE!
THIS IS A SAFETY SENSITIVE POSITION. APPLICANTS AND EMPLOYEES MUST PASS PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG AND ALCOHOL SCREENING AS A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT.
2021 Vegetation Management Technician-
Are you passionate about....adventure? Making money? Summer work? Not sitting at a desk? Being outside? We won't lie. It's not easy....
You'll work hard. You'll be tired, maybe sore. You'll be dirty. You'll be away from home from time to time but....
You will gain experiences that will help you in any career path you choose.
You will have great stories to share. You will have as much fun as you make.
What? You don't want to be a herbicide sprayer the rest of your life? We get that. That's why we work hard to make this a great summer experience for you to carry with you, where ever you go!
That's the pitch, here's the scoop.
This position involves:
Chemical, mechanical and physical weed management and control
Record keeping, inventory and equipment management
Equipment operation-driving. Lots of driving.
Working long days and long shifts
Staying in hotels/camp/AirBnBs for extended periods of time
Qualifications/Conditions of employment:
Be 18 years or older
Pass a preemployment drug and alcohol test
Be able to proficiently speak, read and write
Have valid class 5 driver's license for at least 2 years and a driver history acceptable to our insurance company
Be able to lift and carry 20 kg on your back while walking on uneven terrain
Be able to wear all necessary PPE all day which include coveralls, gloves, rubber boots, hard hat, eye protection, hearing protection and half mask respirator (clean shaven)
Be willing to work outdoors, away from home for long hours, for multiple days or weeks.
Have a source of reliable transportation to get to our shop (there is no public transit)
Be able to get to our shop (rural location in Strathcona County) sometimes very early in the morning (ie. 4:00 am)
Schedule: 2020 work is from April 27-September 3 with possible extension to October 31.
APPLICANTS NEED TO HAVE STANDARD FIRST AID LEVEL C TRAINING BEFORE THEY ARRIVE FOR WORK. THE FOLLOWING CERTIFICATES ARE CONSIDERED AN ASSET: PESTICIDE APPLICATOR (AB), H2S ALIVE, UTV SAFE RIDER, CSTS 2020, FIRE EXTINGUISHER SAFETY, TDG.
VMT's can expect to make $3500-$5500/month based on hourly wage, experience and weather.
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