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Field Technician

MPG Ranch is seeking field technicians to assist with irrigation, weed control, tree care, and other restoration efforts. The season will run approximately late March to early October. There is flexibility with start/end dates to accommodate student schedules. The workweek will consist of four ten-hour workdays. Occasional weekend days will be required.

Responsibilities

Installing and maintaining drip irrigation systems

Towing a trailer with water tank to hand water plantings

Operating and maintaining center pivots, wheel lines, hand lines, and k-lines

Backpack spraying and manually removing noxious weeds

Caring for fruit tree and restoration tree plantings

Assisting with other restoration and maintenance projects

Required Qualifications

Possess a valid drivers license

Able to lift 75 lbs

Comfortable working with herbicide

Knowledge or ability to learn the region’s native plants and invasive weeds

Manual labor experience

Able to work both independently and with a crew

Pay rate:

$15 per hour

Application Instructions:

Send a cover letter, resume, and three references to ranchjobs@mpgranch.com.

Include “Field Technician” in subject line.

Please write cover letter in body of email with references and attach resume as PDF.