Starland County

Seasonal Agricultural Labourer (6 Month Term)

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Starland County is seeking a Seasonal Agricultural Labourer to join us for a 6 month term.

Posted On:
Closing On:
Tuesday, 11th February 2020
Friday, 20th March 2020
Shift: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Morrin, Alberta
103 Main Street
Job Type:
Seasonal
Pay Rate: $19.00 - $28.00 / hour
Duration: May 4 - October 30
Travel: To Work

Job Description:

The Starland County Agricultural Service Board (ASB) is searching for a Seasonal (6 month) Agricultural Labourer for the 2020 season. Under direction of the Agricultural Fieldman and assistant, the successful candidate will be responsible for ASB equipment operation, ASB equipment maintenance, delivery and set up of rental equipment, roadside vegetation management,  shelterbelt tree planting, weed and pest control operation on public and private land, assistance in pest surveys, and roadside grass seeding operations in the county.

Expected starting wage will be $19.00 - $28.00/ Hr based upon education and experience. Employment will commence on or near May 4th and end on or near October 30th.

Starland County is a drug and alcohol-free workplace so successful candidate’s must submit to a drug and alcohol test prior to commencement of employment.

Are you reliable, personable with the public and a team player?  If so, we want to hear from you!

 

Send your resume to the Starland County Agricultural Service Board, Box 249, Morrin, Alberta T0J 2B0 or by fax to (403) 772-3807 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more details on this job position please contact Alan Hampton or Dara Kudras at (403) 772-3793. Applications must be received by Friday, March 20th, 2020.

Preferred Skills:

RECOMMENDED TRAINING/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Valid Class 5 Alberta Drivers License
  • Pesticide Applicator Licence or Equivalent 
  • Pesticide Application Experience  
  • Weed and Insect Identification
  • Mechanically Inclined
  • Agricultural Background
  • Physically Fit
  • Comfortable with Technology