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Agricultural Technician Posted on Jan 03, 2018 by Mackenzie Applied Research Association

  • Location Fort Vermilion, AB
  • Earnings $23.00 to $30.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 45 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 02, 2018
Job Requirements


Mackenzie Applied Research Association




No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Farm truck


Experience an asset

Area of Work Experience

  • Equipment safety assessment
  • Basic research
  • Applied research

Specific Skills

  • Conduct field research and surveys to collect data and samples
  • Assist in conducting field research and surveys to collect data and samples

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Remote location
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Type of Trucking and Equipment


Items Auctioned


Biological Technologist Specific Skills

Conduct field research and surveys to collect data and samples

Biological Technician Specific Skills

Assist in conducting field research and surveys to collect data and samples

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Accurate

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.

By Mail

5901 River Road
Fort Vermilion, Alberta T0H1N0

In Person

5901 River Road
Fort Vermilion, Alberta T0H1N0

Advertised Until

Feb 02, 2018

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 Agricultural Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Biological Technologists
NOC code: 2221.1

Interest in precision working with scientific equipment to perform experimental procedures in agriculture, plant breeding, animal husbandry, biology and biomedical research; and in conducting environmental monitoring and compliance activities for the protection of fisheries stocks, wildlife and other natural resources


Interest in analyzing data; and in conducting field research, surveys and operational programs


Interest in supervising operational programs such as fish hatcheries, greenhouses and livestock production

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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