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Arborist Tree Climber

Salary

$25–$40 an hour

Job type

Full-time, Permanent

Schedule:

  • Day shift, Monday-Friday

Job responsibilities:

  • Pruning, thinning, and removing deadwood throughout the tree canopy.
  • Perform work in the canopy of the trees at various heights.
  • Removal of hazardous trees.
  • Stump grinding operation.
  • Installation of cables, bracing and lightning protection systems, good knowledge of knots and rigging.
  • Safely climbing trees, being careful of customer’s property
  • Running chipper and equipment, chainsaw operation and maintenance
  • Lifting heavy logs and dragging brush

Requirements:

  • Previous arboriculture and tree climbing experience is considered an asset.
  • G license is an asset , AZ or DZ license is preferred.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • Certified Arborist or willingness to work towards.
  • Be familiar with ISA and Ontario Arborist Safe Work Practices, and adhere to them throughout all aspects of aerial tree care operations.
  • Safely operate and maintain chainsaws, chippers, stump grinders, mini skid steer and other equipment as needed.
  • Perform worksite cleanup at every property, every time.
  • Working at heights training.

Additional pay:

  • Bonus pay

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