Roadside Spray Equipment Operator I – Special Areas Board

Roadside Spray Equipment Operator I

ROADSIDE SPRAY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I

WAGE: $24.9833 - $27.7900 per hour

YOUNGSTOWN - The Special Areas Board is currently seeking a seasonal full-time Roadside Spray Operator based out of Youngstown, Alberta. This position reports to the District Maintenance Supervisor, and travels throughout the Special Areas region.

Key duties include:
• operation of a three-ton spray application truck for weed and brush control,
• maintenance/repair of spray and brush control equipment,
• compiling chemical reporting documentation,
• delivering the Special Areas Safety Program and all reporting requirements, and
• other related duties.

The successful candidate will possess proven organizational skills, be a self-directed and independent worker, have a sense of accuracy for all tasks, and strong communication skills.

QUALIFICATIONS: A current Pesticide Applicator’s License is required or must be obtained by May 1, 2020. A Class 5 Driver’s License is required.

Additional information may be directed to Wade Heiland, District Maintenance Supervisor at the Youngstown Service Center at (403) 779-3733.

COMPETITION NO: 321005R         CLOSING DATE: February 28, 2020

This is designated a safety sensitive position and mandatory pre-employment drug testing will be conducted on all newly hired employees.

Please send an application form and/or resume quoting competition number to:
Human Resource Services
Special Areas Board
Box 820
Hanna, AB T0J 1P0
Fax (403) 854-5527
SpecialAreasHR@specialareas.ab.ca

We thank all applicants; however only those invited for an interview will be personally contacted.