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Aerial Crop Duster Posted on Nov 29, 2017 by Kinniburgh Spray Service Ltd.

  • Location Taber, AB
  • Earnings $50.00 to $60.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 29, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Kinniburgh Spray Service Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Flight Engineer Specific Skills

  • Monitor operation of engine and aircraft systems during flight
  • Make in-flight repairs, such as replacing fuses and adjusting instruments, and follow emergency procedures to compensate for equipment malfunction or failure
  • Perform post-flight inspections, record equipment malfunctions and corrective actions taken during flight and report required repairs to ground maintenance personnel

Flight Instructor Ratings

  • General flight
  • Airplane

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Commercial Pilot Licence - fixed wing

Experience

5 years or more

Type of Flying

Crop dusting and spraying

Pilot Specific Skills

Fly fixed wing aircrafts or helicopters

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Medical exam
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • 20/20 vision
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sound discrimination
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Values and ethics
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 29, 2017

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Aerial Crop Duster is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Pilots
NOC code: 2271.1
OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving - operating fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters to provide services such as search-and-rescue operations, aerial surveying and spraying and crop dusting

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to test new aircraft to evaluate performance

DIRECTIVE

Interest in speaking with crews to direct their activities during flights as captain or co-pilot and in performing captain's duties as first officer, if required; in training other pilots on new equipment, and in preparing them for examinations to validate and upgrade existing licences

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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