Spray Technician

James E. Wagner Cultivation Ltd. (JWC) - Kitchener, ON (30 days ago)

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Spray Technician

Reports To

QA Manager

Summary

The ideal candidate is responsible for carrying out prevention and eradication of pests through bio application and use of approved pesticides.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Spraying crops for control and prevention of pests
  • Preparing and mixing pest control products
  • Cleaning and maintaining spray equipment
  • Aiding in the release of biological pest control measures
  • Maintaining compliance with all Health Canada’s policies, procedures and documentation
  • Keeping up to date on best practices for use of biological controls and Health Canada’s approved pesticides
  • Other duties as required

Education & Experience

  • Horticulture diploma, or equivalent, with focus on Integrated Pest Management (IPM) an asset
  • Must possess pest control applicators license (or ability to obtain within 3 months of hire) We will help with the applicators license

Requirements

  • Excellent Communication skills, fluent in English
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with others in a fast-paced client focused environment
  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks and work roles
  • Ability to communicate effectively using all communication vehicles

Physical Demands

While performing the responsibilities of the job, the employee is required to be able to lift up to and including 50lbs, sit and/or stand for extended periods of time and reach with arms/hands. Walking, standing, bending, stooping, reaching, twisting, lifting, pushing, pulling and moving items is occasionally required. Employees must wear proper PPE at all times, including a respirator.

Job Type: Full-time