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HRS Pesticide & Vegetation Control Applicator

Company: Dudek
Location: Riverside
Posted on: March 15, 2023

Job Description:

About the Job - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - HRS is hiring driven individuals interested in a career in habitat restoration with a focus of targeting invasive plant species on non-residential sites throughout Orange County. Work includes herbicide and fertilizer application on restoration and flood control channel projects as part of the IPM programs. This position will be required to report to various project sites in Orange County on a day-to-day basis and may include reporting to project sites in San Diego, Riverside, or San Bernardino counties as required. This position is responsible for working as a team member under direct supervision of their supervisor. -Duties and Responsibilities

Application of herbicides and fertilizersOperate mechanized and hand held spray equipmentRead, interpret, and follow product label instructionsOperate a variety of hand and power toolsMaintain and care for company equipment, tools and vehiclesClean and dispose pesticide containers safelyWork as part of a team and take directionFollow all safety procedures on job siteAlways represent the company's best interest, maintain the highest level of integrityKeep accurate timesheet records, submitted for review and signoff by the required deadlinesPerform other tasks or projects as assigned/instructed by supervisorDocument application usage records and control methodologies on a daily basis -Education and Essential Skills
High School Diploma or Equivalent1 - 3+ years' experience in construction or landscapeValid driver's license with a clean DMV record requiredHighly motivated, self-driven and detail orientedGreat time management skills; available for seasonal long hours and weekendsPunctual and dependableBilingual in Spanish preferred, but not requiredAbility to work effectively with individuals of differing backgrounds, knowledge and skill levels -Position requires consistently moving, walking, stooping and kneeling. Ability to push, pull, carry and lift over 50 pounds multiple times per day. Driving for extended periods of time. Work outdoors in all types of weather conditions and exposure to elements 8 to 10 hours per day. Frequently walking on uneven terrain. - This can include heavy to moderate noise, close proximity to moving equipment or machinery. - Exposure to materials, tools, herbicides and equipment used in construction and landscaping. - This position is variable hours. - Schedules will vary from week to week based on project requirements. - Position is not eligible for company benefits except as required by applicable law. -COVID-19 UPDATE - Protecting the health and safety of our communities is our highest priority. Please note that due to the federal government's recent Executive Order for federal contractors, HRS has adopted a policy requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to limited exemptions/accommodations based on medical conditions, sincerely held religious beliefs, or applicable state laws and regulations. -Proposed Salary Range: -$19.00 - $22.50 hourly**Final agreed upon compensation will be based on a variety of factors including but not limited to an individual's related experience, education, certifications, skills, and work location. -About Habitat Restoration Sciences, Inc. (HRS)HRS is passionate about helping our clients build native habitats. We are a full service native habitat restoration and general engineering firm specializing in installation and long term management of natural areas. - With offices in Northern and Southern California we have the ability to provide services throughout the State.HRS is a Dudek company. Dudek has provided its clients with environmental, permitting, planning, engineering, construction and operational services since 1980. Our crews team with Dudek biologists, landscape architects and habitat restoration designers, engineers and hydrogeologists to provide a turn-key solution to native habitat restoration.As an employee owned company, HRS strives to provide our team members with a rewarding culture, training opportunities and a comprehensive benefit package. - Please visit to learn more!Habitat Restoration Sciences, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. - Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by applicable law. -License #842661 - A & C27 -Powered by JazzHR

Keywords: Dudek, Riverside , HRS Pesticide & Vegetation Control Applicator, Human Resources , Riverside, California

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