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ACE Vegetation

May 03, 2021

Vegetation Management Technicians (VMT) (aka. Weed Sprayer, Herbicide Applicator)
This is a seasonal position from early May to the end of August with the possibility of extension.
Please note the required qualifications in this posting
web site: www.acevegetation.com                        

Looking for a great summer job that pays well, gives you lots of diverse work experience and is super fun?  Come be a VMT with ACE Vegetation!
This position involves:

  • Herbicide application and weed management
  • Weed identification and record keeping anticipated job start date May 12 in Nisku AB.
  • Inventory and equipment management
  • Equipment operation and maintenance
  • Quality customer contact and public relations

Conditions of employment:
·         Be 18 years of age or older
·         Be able to pass a Drug and Alcohol test
·         Have valid class 5 driver’s license for at least 2 years
·         Provide a driver’s abstract suitable to our insurance
·         Standard First Aid Level C certification
·         H2S Alive
·         CSO/CSTS 2020

These certifications are an added bonus:
UTV Safety Training
Herbicide Applicator License (BC, AB, SK, MB)·         Wildlife/Bear awareness
Class 1 or 3 driver’s license
Confined space

 

We want people who:
Have strong written and verbal communication skills
Have a great attitude and are safety focused
Are in good health, bondable and energetic
Are willing to work with others outdoors for long hours with overtime
Expected compensation for full season participation is as follows (this estimate is based on previous seasons; staff are paid hourly)
First year VMT $14,000-$18,000 plus meal allowance paid over the course of the season ~$2600
Second year VMT $16,000-$22,000 plus meal allowance paid over the course of the season ~$2600
Third year VMT $19,000-$24,000 plus meal allowance paid over the course of the season ~$2600
Accommodations and meal allowances are provided while working away from home base.Email resume and cover letter to Patrick Sherback psherback@acevegetation.com.
We look forward to seeing your application, a great season is waiting for you with ACE!