Printed on: April 9, 2020

Invasive Plant Crew

Employer West Fork Resource Management Ltd.
Salary $20-25 /hr
Terms Seasonal F/T
Start Date May 2020
Requirements • Education in a natural resource/environmental studies or similar field is an asset
• Supervisory experience in a field work setting
• Experience with herbicide application and equipment maintenance are an asset
• Knowledge of invasive and native plants of Southeastern BC
• Ability to navigate with GPS and maps
• Preform manual labour outdoors daily in varying weather conditions
• Must be willing to work with herbicides and use various application methods including truck hand wand/boom, UTV hand wand/boom and backpack sprayers
• Reliable, self motivated & organized
• Experience with UTV/ATVs

Duties Work consists of integrated management including herbicide application, mechanical/manual weed removal, invasive plant inventory surveys and use of digital field forms on an iPad to record all data. Crew members will be responsible for equipment care, calibration and mixing of herbicides, and scheduling treatments. Work will be performed at various sites in the Elk Valley including rural, urban, highway and remote environments.
This position is seasonal starting mid-May to mid-October. Work hours will be an average of 8-9 hours/day but may vary dependent on weather and may include weekends.

To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Résumé Via Email
Contact Name Tracy Kaisner
Address 305E Michel Cr Rd
Location Sparwood
Phone (250) 433-1256
Fax
E-Mail tracykaisner@westfork.ca
Website www.westfork.ca
Date Posted 2020-02-28
Date Ending 2020-03-31