Weed Control Officer - $22.41 to $26.86 per hour - DOE
Requires completion of High School Diploma or a GED, and three (3) years of herbicide application; or any equivalent combination of training and /or experience that provides required knowledge and abilities.
B.S. Degree in agriculture or related field required for Grade 6.
Must have or be able to obtain a commercial applicators certification form the North Dakota State University, Pesticide Division. Upon hire, must obtain and maintain Commercial Applicators License in the following categories: CORE, Agricultural Pest Control, Right-of-Way, and Ornamental Turf.
Must possess and retain at the employees expense, a Class D drivers license as issued by the Drivers License Division of the State of North Dakota, and a clean driving record.
Working knowledge of pesticide application, federal and state weed control laws, identification of noxious weeds, and application formulas and distribution.
Required skills include word processing, spreadsheets, email, internet, and other general computer usage skills, familiarity with GPS data recorders and mapping software.