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Noxious Weed Technician

Noxious Weed Technician

Job ID 
2017-1476
# of Openings 
1
Job Location 
US-MT-Big Sky
Posted Date 
4/10/2017
Category 
Development

More information about this job:

Overview:

We are currently hiring for the positon of Noxious Weed Technician for our 2017 summer season. The Noxious Weed Technician position is responsible for assisting in the mapping, eradication, and management of invasive weed species across Yellowstone Club property. The Technicians work with pesticides, small machinery, spray equipment, and hand tools to aid in the maintenance of the invasive weed species. While not working directly with the management of noxious and invasive weeds the Technicians work with the erosion control labor crews and assist as needed.

 

Qualified candidates must have:

  • High school diploma, GED or vocational training; Experience in Land rehabilitation/Forestry/ Agriculture, preferred, but not required
  • Be able to work outside in all types of weather conditions for 10+ hours
  • Ability to work at high elevations routinely
  • Familiarity and ability to operate tools/machinery to perform spray work such as: spray pack, shovel, rake, axe, brushing shears, weed trimmers, ATVs and other trail maintenance tools at an intermediate to expert level
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification; OR willingness to obtain certification during season
  • Good verbal communications skills are essential; ability to too follow oral instructions
  • Strong work ethic and positive attitude
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs+

 

The positions offered are seasonal, full-time. All positions are located in Big Sky, MT.  Yellowstone Club offers great benefits including free transportation from Bozeman to the Club upon hire and a complimentary meal each shift.  Plus, you get to work at one of the most incredible places on earth.  For more information about the Club, visit www.yellowstoneclub.com.