Position Overview: Certified Applicator – Vegetation Management
We are on the lookout for a Certified Applicator who is deeply interested in environmental stewardship and eager to apply their skills in vegetation management within our team. This pivotal field role focuses on maintaining the delicate balance between human activities and natural ecosystems in the Peace River region, catering to a diverse clientele, including the oil and gas industry.
Execute targeted applications of herbicides to control invasive species and promote the preservation of natural landscapes, utilizing UTV and ATV mounted systems.
Lead on-the-ground efforts in mechanical control, erosion control, and soil remediation to support ecosystem health.
Operate safely across varied terrains, including rural and remote areas, adapting to different weather conditions and work schedules.
Oversee the use of our proprietary software for comprehensive tracking of herbicide use across projects, ensuring data accuracy and regulatory compliance.
This role is an exceptional opportunity to kickstart a career in the environmental sector, providing hands-on experience in vegetation management alongside a dedicated assistant.
Our company is poised for growth, with expanding needs for environmental professionals to lead future projects. Working with us offers a unique vantage point into a wide array of environmental management practices and client interactions, laying the groundwork for career advancement in environmental fields.
Benefits and Opportunities:
A competitive compensation package, with added benefits for those relocating, including rent subsidies and housing assistance.
A dynamic work environment that values contributions to environmental conservation and offers significant project leadership opportunities.
Engagement in meaningful work that has a tangible impact on the preservation and sustainability of natural landscapes in the Peace River region.
A strong interest in environmental stewardship and vegetation management, with or without a formal certification.
Experience with various equipment operations, including one-ton or larger crew trucks and UTV/ATV, is preferred.
Advanced computer skills for managing tracking software and producing precise spray records.
Ability to lead and work collaboratively with an assistant, demonstrating project management skills and a commitment to safety and quality standards.
Application Process: We welcome applications from individuals passionate about the environment and looking for a substantive role in the field of vegetation management. If you're ready to embark on a rewarding career path that promises growth, learning, and a significant positive impact on the environment, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your interest and experience in environmental stewardship.
Join us in our mission to responsibly manage vegetation and contribute to the conservation of the Peace River region’s natural beauty and ecological balance.