We are seeking an experienced Arborist with our client in Durham Region, a top tree maintenance and landscaping company in the region.
The successful candidate must be a licensed I.S.A Certified Arborist, with a valid DZ & G class driver's license, 5+ years experience as a climber and bucket truck operator with proven arboriculture knowledge. 2+ years years experience in a supervisory role is also required.
- The ability to mentor and train crew members through quality leadership
- Proficient in Climber and Bucket Truck Operator roles
- Ability to effectively operate, maintain and repair chainsaws, chippers and other arboriculture related tools
- Will adhere to industry standards, safely prune and remove trees for Hydro line clearing
Arborist Work Experience:
- 5+ years of experience as a climber and bucket truck operator with proven arboriculture knowledge
- 2+ years of experience supervising a team, must be able to manage crews of 3 to 6 people
- Extensive of experience in the care and safe operation of Tree removal and Pruning equipment; Chainsaws, Polesaw, Hedge Trimmers, Stump Grinders, Wood Chippers. etc.
Education and Certification:
- I.S.A. Certified Arborist – Current
- Valid DZ & G Driver’s License with Clean Drivers Abstract
- Arboriculture Certificate (i.e. Fleming College - Arboriculture Program certificate) preferred
- Utility Arborist Certificate of Qualification preferred
- Work Area Protection and Book 7, Fall Protection, current Standard First Aid & CPR Certification, and IHSA Line Clearing Safety and Awareness
Skills and Abilities:
- Fully committed to a Safe Work Environment
- Excellent leadership and communication skills
- Must be comfortable working outdoors; successful candidate should be prepared to work in all weather conditions
- Work well in a team or individually
- Candidate is expected to be courteous and polite to team members and clients
- High level of detail and attention to work
- Self-determined with excellent time management skills
Work Week: Monday to Friday (44 hours per week), dependent on weather conditions.
Start earning a paycheck next week! Please submit your "Arborist" resume in MS Word format.
Thank you for applying!
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $23.00 to $26.00 /hour