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Ace Vegetation - Patrolling and Consenting Agent

May 09, 2019

Patrolling and Consenting Agent for Utility Contracts

Ace Vegetation is seeking experienced individuals skilled in the process of patrolling and consenting of vegetation management work for our utility customers. The ideal candidates will have the flexibility to be away from home travelling. Ace will cover your travel expenses and provide you with a daily meal allowance when working in the field. This is a full time (44 hrs/week) year round position.

A minimum of two years experienced is required in the skill of identification of planned work which includes categorizing shrubs, vegetation (weeds), and dangerous trees for the purpose of estimating the resources required for treatment or the removal of this vegetation. A firm understanding of vegetation management involving the application of herbicides, mowing, slashing, or mulching is required to determine the correct Vegetation Management Plan land owners require to maintain the utilities passing through their land.

One on one customer service skills are a necessity demonstrating your ability to present and acquire consent from land owners to provide our scope of services to them efficiently and within expectations to fulfill the application stream as outlined by the utility companies. A strong desire to drive incomplete applications will ensure a successful attitude.

Prior to applying for this position you will have:

  • A minimum of 2 years in the forestry or vegetation management industry
  • Experience assessing and estimating vegetation/brush for mechanical projects
  • UTV /ATV training certification, and 1 year of experience operating these vehicles
  • Snowmobile certification, and 1 year of experience operating the vehicle
  • Class 5 Driver’s license with a (relatively) clean abstract
  • Pass a drug and alcohol test
  • A current Herbicide Applicator’s license
  • Adequate experience using Microsoft Office to record data and formulate estimates.

 

Applicants who meet this criteria are encouraged to send their resume to

psherback@acevegetation.com

Ace Vegetation is a leading western Canadian vegetation control company with over 38 years of experience. We are proud of our reputation as a professional, resourceful and service orientated company. Our training program continually strives to be the best in the industry. In addition to spray services, we also provide mulching, mowing, reclamation and consulting services to the Utility, Oil and Gas, and Pipeline sectors. We look forward to hearing from you.

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