Seasonal (4 Month) Agriculture Labourer
Interested in a challenging, diverse, and rewarding outdoor job this summer?
Well, the Starland County Agricultural Service Board may have a job for you.
We are currently looking for 2 General Agricultural Labourer’s with the board. Duties will include but are not limited to the following:
● Tree planting
● Grass seeding
● Shelterbelt pest control
● Weed and brush inspection and herbicide application
● Invasive species management
● Conducting pest survey’s
● Rental equipment transportation and set up within Starland County.
The successful candidates will possess a valid class 5 licence and have experience operating a 1 ton truck & 5th wheel trailer, be able to operate a 60hp tractor, and have a working knowledge of weeds and responsible herbicide and pesticide use. Must be able to lift 23 kg. Consideration will be given to candidates who are currently enrolled in agricultural related training and to those with a valid pesticide applicator licence or willing to obtain required certifications/licences. Employment will commence on or near May 1st and end approximately August 31st, 2024.
Employees are responsible for full cooperation with all aspects of the health and safety program, including compliance with all rules and regulations, and for continually practicing safety while performing their duties. Starland County has a Substance Abuse Prevention Policy in place as a reflection of our commitment to protect the health and safety of employees, co-workers, the general public and the environment. In accordance with this policy, Pre-Employment drug and alcohol testing is required prior to commencing employment.
Expected starting wage will be $15.00 - $22.23 per hour.
Are you reliable, personable with the public and a team player? If so, we want to hear from you!
Send your resume to:
Morrin, Alberta TOJ 2BO,
Fax to (403) 772-3807
For more details please contact Marcia Raymond at (403) 772-3793. This employment opportunity will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.