Invasive Plant Management Technician

Spectrum Resource Group Inc. - Kamloops, BC (30+ days ago)

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Our Opportunity – Invasive Plant Management Technician

Spectrum is seeking Invasive Plant Management Technicians for our 2020 summer season projects.

The role of the Invasive Plant Management Technician includes:

· Inventory and control of invasive plants throughout northern BC and Alberta

· Select and implement appropriate management and control practices

· Promote awareness of invasive species to the public on a day-to-day basis

· Collect and interpret invasive species population data and monitor control efficacy

· Work is outdoors. Work localities include highway and resource road right-of-ways, oil and gas infrastructure, municipalities and rangeland, among others. Basically wherever plants grow!

· Shift work ranging from 10-on-4-off to 20-on-8-off (length of shift may vary)

· Operation of ATVs and pick-up trucks on a daily basis on various road conditions

What You Bring

· Safety conscious

· Demonstrate ability to both work independently and as part of a team

· Previous experience operating ATVs and pick-up trucks safely on various road conditions will be considered an asset

· Previous experience completing vegetation surveys is an asset

· Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-tasked environment

· Background in Natural Resource Management or education in a related field is an asset

· 1 year of post-secondary education in environmental sciences or a related field

· Valid Class 5 Driver’s License and clean Driver’s Abstract

· BC Industrial Vegetation Herbicide Applicator’s Certificate (will assist in obtaining certificate)

· Valid Level 1 First Aid Ticket and Transportation Endorsement (will assist in obtaining certificate)

· Ability to pass a pre-employment drug test

Spectrum offers a competitive salary, a co-operative work environment and the drive to nurture and grow our business.

Visit our website www.srgi.ca to apply today!

Reference ID: 2020-001

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Contract

Salary: $185.00 per day

Experience:

  • Plant Management: 1 year (Preferred)