Boyne Resorts

Noxious Weed Technician

Job Locations US-MT-Big Sky
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(4/1/2021 1:38 PM)
Requisition ID
2021-9239
# of Openings
2
Resort
Big Sky Resort
Position Type
Seasonal Full-Time
Season
Summer
Category
Mountain Operations
Targeted Job Start Date
5/15/2021

Overview

Supervisor: John Knapton

Shifts Available: Approximately 7:00am to 5:30pm four days per week

Wage Information: Dependent on experience

 

Noxious Weed/Storm Water BMP Technician will work outdoors with a supervisor in a mountain environment to support noxious weed control and support Best Management Practices work within our storm water permitting areas throughout Big Sky Resort property.   May 15th through September 30th. Application process of herbicides on noxious weeds includes 4-wheeler ATV, pick-up truck, and backpack spray units, hand tool, chainsaw, and some heavy equipment usage.

Responsibilities

  • Standing and walking for long periods of time on uneven mountainous terrain. Schedule can be dependent on weather.
  • Proper use of expensive equipment and handle and apply herbicides in accordance with state, federal, and manufacturer requirements. Follow all Safety and Personal Protective Equipment requirements as outlined in Material Safety Data Sheets.
  • Work concurrently with other Resort and Mountain Operations employees, and form time to time engage in various construction and maintenance activities. 
  • Use considerable judgement to adapt methods to meet new requirements. Must be able to complete jobs accurately with little direction and work independently
  • Must be physically fit; able to lift, pull and push up to 50 lbs unassisted, carry heavy equipment, and hike to job locations

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Enjoy working outdoors!
  • Knowledge or experience with mountain vegetation preferred

All full time seasonal employment at Big Sky Resort includes:

  • FREE All Access Bike Haul Pass and discounted Golf Pass
  • Discounted Golf and Mountain Biking for friends and family
  • F&B/Retail discounts at all Boyne outlets
  • Eligibility for affordable employee housing and lodging discounts for friends and family
  • FREE Basecamp activities including zip line course
  • Monthly employee events

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