Roadside Spray Equipment Operator I

Special Areas Board
Date Posted:   Feb 13, 2020
Closing Date:   Feb 28, 2020
Competition Number:  321005R
Location:   Alberta
Status:   Summer / Seasonal


YOUNGSTOWN - The Special Areas Board is currently seeking a seasonal full-time Roadside Spray Operator based out of Youngstown, Alberta. This position reports to the District Maintenance Supervisor, and travels throughout the Special Areas region.


The successful candidate will possess proven organizational skills, be a self-directed and independent worker, have a sense of accuracy for all tasks, and strong communication skills.

QUALIFICATIONS:  A current Pesticide Applicator’s License is required or must be obtained by May 1, 2020.  A Class 5 Driver’s License is required.


Key duties include:

  • operation of a three-ton spray application truck for weed and brush control,
  • maintenance/repair of spray and brush control equipment,
  • compiling chemical reporting documentation,
  • delivering the Special Areas Safety Program and all reporting requirements, and
  • other related duties.

How To Apply

Additional information may be directed to Wade Heiland, District Maintenance Supervisor at the Youngstown Service Center at (403) 779-3733.



CLOSING DATE:  February 28, 2020

This is designated a safety sensitive position and mandatory pre-employment drug testing will be conducted on all newly hired employees.


Please send an application form and/or resume quoting competition number to:

Human Resource Services

Special Areas Board

Box 820

Hanna, AB   T0J 1P0

Fax (403) 854-5527


We thank all applicants; however only those invited for an interview will be personally contacted.