Job Description

Our Opportunity – Invasive Plant Management Technician

Spectrum is seeking Invasive Plant Management Technicians for our 2021 summer season projects.

The role of the Invasive Plant Management Technician includes:

· Inventory and control of invasive plants throughout northern BC and Alberta,

· Select and implement appropriate management and control practices,

· Promote awareness of invasive species to the public on a day-to-day basis,

· Collect and interpret invasive species population data and monitor control efficacy,

· Work is outdoors. Work localities include highway and resource road right-of-ways, oil and gas infrastructure, municipalities and rangeland, among others. Basically wherever plants grow!

· Shift work ranging in length, and,

· Operation of ATVs and pick-up trucks on a daily basis on various road conditions.

Work Location :

  • Prince George
  • Smithers
  • Terrace
  • Prince Rupert
  • Chetwynd
  • Mcbride/Valemount
  • Quesnel
  • Williams Lake
  • 100 Mile
  • Clinton/Cache Creek
  • Kamloops
  • Merritt
  • Vancouver Island

Starts from May to September of 2021.


What You Bring:

· Safety focused,

· Demonstrate ability to both work independently and as part of a team,

· Previous experience operating ATV’s and pick-up trucks safely on various road conditions will be considered an asset,

· Previous experience completing vegetation surveys and invasive plant identification skills are an asset,

· Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-tasked environment,

· Background in Natural Resource Management or education in a related field is an asset,

· One year of post-secondary education in environmental sciences or a related field is an asset,

· Valid Class 5 Driver’s License and clean Driver’s Abstract,

· BC Industrial Vegetation Herbicide Applicator’s Certificate (will assist in obtaining certificate),

· Valid Level 1 First Aid Ticket and Transportation Endorsement (will assist in obtaining certificates), and,

· Ability to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test.



Spectrum offers a competitive salary, a co-operative work environment and the drive to nurture and grow our business.

Visit our website to apply today!

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $190.00-$250.00 per day

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.