Vegetation Management Technicians and Crew Leaders 2016
Summer Employment program: www.acevegetation.com/students
Give your career the start it deserves with ACE Vegetation Service. We’re currently hiring vegetation management technicians and crew leaders for the summer. ACE offers students in Forestry, Agriculture and Environmental Studies invaluable experience that can lead to greater opportunities after College or University. We provide extensive safety training in pesticide license training—equipping you with the knowledge to make the right decisions in the field. Accommodations are available and meals will be covered while working away from home base. ACE offers competitive wages with opportunities to work overtime when required.
This position involves:
- Herbicide application and weed management;
- Record keeping;
- Inventory and equipment management;
- Weed identification;
- Equipment operation;
- Quality customer contact and public relations.
- Must be 18 years of age or older;
- Have strong written and verbal communication skills;
- Have a great attitude and be a team player;
- Be in good health, bondable and energetic;
- Be willing to work outdoors for long hours with overtime for a 4 month period;
- You must pass a drug and alcohol test;
- A valid class 5 driver's license is required;
- Class 1 and 3 licenses are an added value;
- Drivers abstract is required;
- A current Pesticide Applicator license (BC,AB,SK,MB) is a definite asset;
- Applicants will need to have Standard First Aid Level C training before arriving in May;
- You are encouraged to take H2S Alive (Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness Training) on your own time.
- Training program, safety review and licensing May 1 — May 13 in Nisku/Leduc, Alberta;
- Work will commence on projects throughout Western Canada and continue May — August 28 (or later if desired);
- Additional projects are available in the early spring and late fall seasons for individuals available during these periods.
Please apply today by calling 1-800-282-6917 or emailing your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, or faxing/mailing it to us at:
Mail: 2001-8th Street, Nisku, AB T9E 7Z1
ACE is a leading western Canadian vegetation control company with over 30 years of experience. We are proud of our reputation as a professional, resourceful and service oriented company. Our training program is considered one of the best in the industry. In addition to spray services, we also provide mulching, moving, reclamation and consulting services to the Utility, Oil and Gas and Pipeline Sectors.
We look forward to hearing from you.