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Summer Employment Opportunities - County of Barrhead

Feb 06, 2018

County of Barrhead No. 11

5306-49 Street, Barrhead, Alberta T7N 1N5

Phone 780-647-3331; Fax: 780-647-2777


Summer Employment Opportunities

The Agricultural Service Board is currently accepting applications for various summer weed control positions.  Positions will commence in May.

Successful candidates will be responsible for conducting weed control programs within the County. Other duties include assisting with the delivery of the Agricultural Services Board’s shelterbelt tree program and conservation projects, service and maintenance of equipment, and agricultural pest monitoring.


  • Applicant pursuing a post-secondary education in an agricultural, environmental science or related program, would be preferred.
  • A pesticide applicator’s license and basic weed/plant identification would be considered an asset.
  • The ability to operate GPS and computerized spray systems would also be an asset.
  • Applicants must possess a valid class 5 driver’s license


Deadline for application is March 2nd, 2018 by 4:30 pm:

Please forward all applications to:

Jay Byer

County of Barrhead Agricultural Service Board

5306 – 49 Street

Barrhead, Alberta T7N 1N5

Phone: 780-674-3331            Fax: 780-674-2777


For information regarding these positions please contact:

Jay Byer or Kyle Meunier at 780-674-3331.

Thank you to all candidates who applied. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted


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