HIRING A NOXIOUS WEED CONTROL TECHNICIAN – Apply here http://www.goodingcounty.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=192
Job Description Here: Noxious Weed Control Technician
Department: Noxious Weed Control
Reports to: Superintendent
FLSA Status: (Non-Exempt)
Date Established: 4/1994
Amounts ($15.00 to $21.75)
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Possess a valid driver’s license
Maintain an Idaho State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) Professional Pesticide Applicator License
Prepare pesticide application records and calculate associated costs.
Ability to work long hours with little or no supervision.
Map weed infestations within the jurisdiction
ADDITIONAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Maintain vehicles and spraying equipment
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITY OF THE JOB
Licensed by the State of Idaho as a Professional Applicator
Knowledge in Plant Identification
Legible Hand Writing Skills
Basic knowledge of mapping software
ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING
High School Diploma or GED
Previous Pesticide Application Experience a plus
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIROMENT
Job requires many hours outdoors during the spring, summer and early fall months.
Climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, standing, reaching, sitting, pushing, pulling, walking, lifting (50 lbs.) talking and hearing.
Operation of pesticide application equipment to include backpack sprayers, motorized pumps with handgun and All Terrain Vehicles equipped with sprayers and Heavy Duty 4×4 vehicles with 150-260 gallon water tanks.
Drug Free Idaho Work Place
Upon offer and acceptance of a position, applicants are subject to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.
Criminal History Background Check
Upon offer and acceptance of a position, applicants are subject to and must pass a Criminal Background Check.
Equal Employment Opportunity
All selection of employees and all employment decisions, including classification, transfer, discipline and termination, will be made without regard to race, religion, sex, age, national origin, or non-job-related disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. No job or class of jobs will be closed to any individual except where a mental or physical attribute, sex or age is a bona fide occupational qualification.
Tri-County Noxious Weed Control
205 Lucy Lane
Gooding, Idaho 83330
Notice of Public Meeting
Tri-County Joint Weed Board Meeting
Thursday, January 19, 2023, 3 p.m.
Lincoln County Community Center 201 S Beverly St, Shoshone, ID 83352
Review Minutes from November 17, 2022. Old Business:
1. Available funds in RC&D and disbursement of funds.
2. Joint Powers Agreement, review and discussion on any possible changes. *
3. Status of equipment and maintenance.*
4. Cost share funding, grant application.
1. Southern Idaho Bio-Control Annual Report.
2. BLM Grant.
3. Idaho Association of Noxious Weed Control Supt. Meeting.
4. Idaho Noxious Weed Conference.
5. Online Presence.*
*Possible Action Items
April 16, 2023 Jerome County Courthouse, 2nd floor Jack Nelsen Meeting Room