Part-Time Weed Department Sprayer/Operator/Crew Lead
Weed Department Sprayer/Operator/Crew Lead
Box Elder County has an opening for a part-time, seasonal Weed Department Sprayer/Operator/Crew Lead. The Weed Department Sprayer/Operator/Crew Lead performs a variety of Supervisory, Operational and Planning duties related to coordinating and carrying out the mission and goals of the county-wide noxious weed control program as established by county ordinance and/or state statutes. This position works under the general supervision of the Weed Department Foreman and Road and Weed Department Manager thru the goals and directives of the County Commission and County Weed Control Board.
Interested applicants should be a high school graduate or equivalent, plus have additional schooling in Weed Science, Biology, or related life science or agriculture field from an accredited college or university; and 2 years of experience in weed and/or pest control or similar work providing knowledge of herbicides, pesticides, chemical, and combinations of chemicals for effective weed control; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Applicants must have a valid Utah State Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), possess a non-commercial applicators license (categories: agricultural and right-of-way_) and must maintain current licenses through recertification. Applicants for employment will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test as a condition of employment.
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