Pesticide Spray Tech

Description of Duties

  •  Scout tree farms and perennial holding yards to identify specific pest issues affecting crop
  • Work closely with our spray tech supervisor and tree farm manager to design and implement an integrated pest management (IPM) program
  • Perform spraying on tree crops in the field and holding areas, utilizing heavy machinery as needed throughout uneven terrain
  • Work with spray tech supervisor and management to track hours and set appropriate scheduling

Job Requirements

  • Have experience applying pest and weed controls
  • Possess a Connecticut operator’s license [PA, 3A or 3D].
  • Have experience operating heavy machine such as tractors, skid-steers, and/or front-loaders.
  • Have a positive attitude and be able to work well both independently and as part of a team.
  • Have reliable transportation and show up on time ready to work every day.
  • Be able to lift 50+ pounds repeatedly in a fast paced environment in all weather conditions up to nine hours

Compensation Package

  • $20-25/hr., with overtime paid at time and a half
  • Access to group health insurance plan
  • Paid vacation time, accrued personal days, and 6 paid holidays
  • Potential for upward growth within the company

*** Please note: Applications will not be reviewed without an attached resume ***

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