Weed Inspector/ Pesticide Applicators
Smoky Lake County
Smoky Lake, AB

Smoky Lake County is seeking 2* self-motivated individuals for the seasonal position of Weed Inspector/ Pesticide Applicator* for approximately four months, starting May 1, 2019. The successful candidate must be willing to work flexible hours and preference will be given to individuals with a pesticide applicator license or the ability to obtain one, prior experience in agriculture, pesticides, spray operations and weed and plant identification. Smoky Lake County does provide all applicable training.


  • Roadside and spot spraying of weeds;
  • Weed inspection on private land;
  • Working with producers to control noxious weeds;
  • Insect and disease surveys;
  • General maintenance and equipment upkeep.


  • Valid Alberta driver’s license;
  • Pesticide Applicators License or
  • Authorized Assistant Pesticide License;
  • Weed species identification;
  • Modern agricultural production practices; and
  • Any applicable experience and training.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resumes in strict confidence by noon March 31st, 2019 to:

Box 310 Smoky Lake, Alberta, T0A 3C0

Fax: (780) 656-3768

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $21.00 to $25.00 /hour


  • College: 1 year (Preferred)