Seasonal Employment Opportunity - Ponoka County

Ponoka County Agriculture Services is seeking hardworking and motivated individuals with great people skills to work as County Weed Inspectors and Labourers. Duties include, but are not limited to: Weed inspections, weed and brush removal, weed control, road side seeding and equipment operation.

Knowledge of weed identification and management is an asset. If you have a current and valid Pesticide Applicators Certificate (Agriculture/Industrial/Landscape) you may be eligible for a wage bonus. Applicants must have a valid class five driver’s license and be able to provide a drivers abstract upon request. Applicant must be able to work in a physically strenuous environment.

The starting wage is $17.00/hour and may be negotiable depending on experience, qualifications and certifications. The work week is typically Monday to Friday, eight hours per day (40 hour work week) with occasional opportunities for overtime. Seasonal employment is available from May 1 until the end of August with the possibility of extended employment.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Justin Babcock
Manager of Agriculture Services
Ponoka County
4205-Hwy 2A
Ponoka, Alberta

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For more information contact Justin Babcock at 403-506-8832. Please note that only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.