Aseniwuche Winewak Nation

HERBICIDE APPLICATORS, AUTHORIZED ASSISTANTS and SPRAY LABOURERS

Deadline To Apply: Until further notice

Contract Type: Casual (8 to 12 hour days)

Position Overview:

AEC is seeking motivated individuals that are interested in 2024 summer employment as Seasonal Herbicide Applicators, Authorized Assistants, and Spray Labourers working throughout the Grande Cache, Grande Prairie, Hinton, and Jasper area. These positions involve working outdoors, travelling to remote areas, potentially living out of town, and vegetation management activities (herbicide application, mowing, planting, etc.) for our client’s project locations. AEC will provide a competitive wage and subsistence as required. We want to hear from motivated, reliable individuals that are committed to a safe and positive workplace environment and enjoy working on a team.

Reporting to the Field Lead, Operations (or designate), individuals will be responsible for assisting with identifying weeds, the removal and control of weeds, and the mixing and application of herbicides manually or mechanically. Herbicide Applicators will be required to mentor Authorized Assistants and spray labourers. Authorized assistants will be required to mentor spray labourers

Duties:

Job Duties:

  • Read maps and travel to leases, navigating oilfield and LSD Locations using GPS.
  • May be required to work extended hours depending on weather.
  • Mixing and applying herbicide to oil lease sites, roadsides, gas plants and reclaimed areas using ATV sprayers as well as backpack application.
  • Communicate effectively with clients and coworkers.
  • Operate, service and maintain pesticide application equipment including loading/unloading Skid Spray Units.
  • Perform mechanical and manual weed control work.
  • Record details of work performed, including materials used, weather conditions and locations.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

 

Qualifications:

Herbicide Applicators

  • Certified Industrial Applicator certificate.
  • Class 5 Driver’s License with a clean driver abstract.
  • H2S, Standard First Aid, TDG, WHMIS, CSTS, CSO certifications are assets, but training can be provided.
  • Experience in operating an ATV/UTV is an asset.
  • Knowledge of pesticides and weeds.

Authorized Assistants

  • Authorized Assistant certificate.
  • Class 5 Driver’s License with a clean driver abstract.
  • H2S, Standard First Aid, TDG, WHMIS, CSTS, CSO certifications are assets, but training can be provided.
  • Experience in operating an ATV/UTV is an asset.
  • Knowledge of pesticides and weeds.

Spray Labourers

  • H2S, Standard First Aid, TDG, WHMIS, CSTS, CSO certifications are assets, but training can be provided.
  • Experience in operating an ATV/UTV is an asset.
  • Knowledge of pesticides and weeds are assets.

Work Demands:

How To Apply:

  • Paid Training days (Training Wage).
  • $21.91-$32.79 per hour dependant on experience and position type.

 Applications:

Please apply with a cover letter and resume detailing your experience, certifications, available start date, and any questions you may have.

Email Applications to hr@adcalberta.com 

Successful applicants will be required to pass a drug and alcohol test. Positions will be filled as soon as suitable candidates are found. We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity.

For more info about AEC please visit our website at: www.aecalberta.com