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Seasonal Field Assistant - Noxious Weed Program

Department: Chelan County Noxious Weeds
Job Type: Temporary Part Time
Salary: $ 13.00 - $ 13.00 / Hourly  
Posted: February 05, 2019
Application Deadline: Position open until filled.

Job Location

Chelan County Noxious Weeds 412 Washington Street Wenatchee, WA 98801


This is a full-time seasonal position with an anticipated start date of June 1st.


This position is responsible for enforcing RCW 17.10 and carrying out the County Noxious Weed Board Policies. This includes surveying for noxious weeds on properties, contacting land owners and following up on weed control compliance.This is a T

Essential Functions (In house training provided on essential functions):

  1. Recognize on sight or identify invasive species and conduct complete surveys using GPS mapping.

  2. Mix chemical correctly and use backpack sprayers to spray herbicide on invasive species.

  3. Operate GIS program on IPad to collect weed locations.

  4. Use office programs Outlook, and Microsoft Office to handle case correspondence.

  5. Write up findings from surveys and have clear written communication with landowners.

  6. Communicate with landowners about the need for weed control in compliance with RCW 17.10.

  7. Record keeping and data management for noxious weed case files.

  8. Follow-up evaluation and report writing as needed to encourage noxious weed control.

See attached for detailed description and minimum requirements.

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

Position is open until filled with first review occurring March 5th.

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  • 21
    Feb 2019
    01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

    Chelan County Veterans Advisory Board Meeting

    Posted by: Human Resources

    Board Meets on 2/21, 4/18, 6/20, 8/15, 10/17, 12/12-2019 At new Veterans Service Office, 482 Orondo Avenue, Wenatchee

    Chelan County Administrative Building, Conference Room #2