Vegetation Management Technician

Carnwood Contracting Ltd.

Vegetation Management Technician

Carnwood Contracting Ltd.
Description of Position / skills Required

Carnwood Contracting Ltd. is a family owned and operated business based out of Drayton Valley, Alberta and we do great work! We provide herbicide application, mowing/trimming, and reclamation services to a diverse group of industries . This is a great opportunity for post-secondary students that want huge income potential while having fun working outdoors in a positive team environment. If you are coming from another town or city you can expect to be living on an acreage with other post secondary students and have lots of recreation options from BBQ's to parties to yard games to beach days and everything inbetween! Worried about being away from home and not knowing anyone? Bring a friend! We regularly hire pairs to help make living away from home a great experience for the summer! Safety is a top priority so we offer ongoing training and mentoring by experienced co-workers and supervisors throughout the summer. If you are a team player with a great attitude we want you here!

Job Description

  • Application of herbicide to oilfield facilities, pipelines, roadsides, and other industrial locations.
  • Working on reclamation projects.
  • Weed trimming industrial locations.
  • Utilizing tablets with GIS software for reporting, mapping and navigation.

Additional Information

  • Excellent wages and overtime
  • A fast-paced, fun environment working as part of a team
  • Comprehensive on the job training provided with modern, high-quality equipment
  • Valuable experience in the oilfield/environmental industry while utilizing GIS technology
  • Accommodations are available for out of town applicants
  • Some work away required


Certifications / Qualifications / Education


  • H2S Alive, Std First Aid, CSO, CSTS 2020, WHMIS, TDG, completed before start date
  • Class 5 drivers license - Must have a clean driver's abstract
  • Willingness to work long hours and weekends
  • An agricultural or environmental background is an asset
  • Spray experience/Pesticide Applicator Certificate is an asset
  • ATV/UTV Certification is an asset


Job Location
Drayton Valley, AB
Nature of Work
Full Time, Seasonal
Agriculture, Oil and Gas, Other
$20-$25 + OT + Bonus
How to Apply

Email resume and cover letter to