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OKANOGAN COUNTY HUMAN RESOURCES

Okanogan County Grainger Administration Building

123 Fifth Avenue North #150, Okanogan, WA 98840

 (509) 422-7169 - FAX (509) 422-7106

Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Noxious Weed Control Lead Field Technician

Okanogan County Noxious Weed Board

Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board is accepting applications for a Noxious Weed Control Lead Field Technician. This is a fulltime permanent position with a beginning salary of $3,601 per month with excellent benefits.

POSITION SUMMARY:

This individual will assist the Manager in all aspects of Okanogan County’s weed control program including preparing and record keeping of billings, paying vouchers, and supervising and training staff. This individual is responsible for administering RCW’s 17.04, 17.10 and WAC 16-750. Individual is also responsible for enacting the policies, procedures, and directives as so directed by the Manager/Assistant Manager and by the Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board (hereafter referred to as the Board) for the purposes of assisting the Manager, educating the public, and surveying, monitoring and managing noxious weeds in Okanogan County. This individual may serve as team lead for county, state and federal land weed management projects involving multiple stakeholders. The Lead Field Technician will act as a representative of the Weed Board at meetings with agencies, recertification classes, and other meetings. Individual will work outdoors to perform work and inspections as necessary and in the office to keep the proper records as required by Policy/Procedure and RCW17.10. All work is performed as outlined by the Manager/Assistant Manager, in accordance with Washington State Weed Law, and OCNWCB Policies and Procedures.

Required Qualifications:

To Apply:

Submit a completed Okanogan County employment application with cover letter and resume to the Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board no later than April 23, 2021 at 3:00 PM. For further information call, the Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board at 509-422-7165. Okanogan County is an equal opportunity employer.


Noxious Weed Control Seasonal Field Technician

Okanogan County Noxious Weed Board

Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board is accepting applications for three seasonal Noxious Weed Control Field Technicians. These positions typically work April-October, with a beginning salary of $ 15.92 per hour with Okanogan County retirement benefits.

POSITION SUMMARY:

This individual will assist the Noxious Weed Control Manager (Manager) in all aspects of Okanogan County’s weed control program, including performing regulatory compliance and providing office support. The Field Technician is required to survey private and state lands as indicated for the presence or absence of noxious weeds. This individual is responsible for his/her own record keeping, photos, posting information, and landowner contacts. This position requires working both outdoors to perform work and inspections as well as in the office to keep the proper records as required by Policies & Procedures and RCW 17.10.

Required Qualifications:

Interested persons are invited to request an application packet in person, from the Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board at 1234 S 2nd Ave.

To Apply:

To apply, provide a completed Okanogan County employment application with cover letter and resume to the Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board. Applications must be received by the Noxious Weed Control Manager no later than April 23, 2021 at 3:00 PM. For further information call, the Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board at 509-422-7165. Okanogan County is an equal opportunity employer.



Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer