ASB Labourer (4 Month Term)

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 and duties will include tree planting, grass seeding, shelterbelt pest control, weed inspection, invasive species management, assistance with survey’s, 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. Consideration will be given to candidates who are currently enrolled in agricultural related training and to those with a valid pesticide applicator licence. Employment will commence on or near May 1st and end approximately August 31st, 2023.

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.

Are you reliable, personable with the public and a team player? If so, we want to hear from you! Send your resume to Starland County, Box 249, Morrin, Alberta TOJ 2BO, by fax to (403) 772-3807 or e-mail hr-office@starlandcounty.com For more details please contact Ryan Hallett at (403) 772-3793. Applications must be received by Friday, February 24, 2023. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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