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Job Title: Chelan County Noxious Weed Control Board-Seasonal Field Inspector
Department: Chelan County Noxious Weeds
Job Type: NonExempt
Salary: $ 14.00 - $ 14.00 / Hourly  
Posted: February 23, 2017
Position open until filled.

Job Location

Chelan County Noxious Weeds
412 Washington Street
Wenatchee, WA 98801

Description

 

  • Requirements:  Within a month of hire employee must have a Washington State Department of Agriculture Pesticide License (Public Operator/Consultant). Paid for by CCNWB first time only.
  • Must have a valid Washington Driver’s License and be able to drive a 4X4 vehicle over back country roads.
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  • Be able to communicate with the public and fellow employees on daily activities and be able to help with scheduling
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  • Have a high school diploma or GED.
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  • Ability to read and understand chemical labels.
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  • Have an understanding of the operation of GIS, IPad, Outlook, and be familiar with ArcMap. Will train on any and all.
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  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, walk over uneven terrain and work in the heat.
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  • Must be able to carry a 40 lb. backpack sprayer over uneven terrain.
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  • Be able to read and understand RCW 17.10 and other noxious weed laws.
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  • Will train employee on calibration and spraying chemical on invasive species.    
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  • This position will last a maximum of eight months; including Washington State Retirement. Starting wage is $14.00 per hour with a benefit package.  Daily work schedule may vary from 8 hour days to 10 hour days and or 4 or 5 days a week. Normal work schedule is four 9 hour days and one 4 hour day on Friday.

Additional Information

To apply:  Submit letter of interest, resume and Completed Chelan County Application to:  Chelan County Human Resources, 400 Douglas Street,  Suite 201, Wenatchee, WA  98801 or email to Katie.batson@co.chelan.wa.us

Job is open until filled.