Groundsman/Arborist Aprentice

$18.00 - $25.00 hourly
  • Open Canopy Tree & Landscape
  • Calgary, AB, Canada
  • Sep 17, 2019
Seasonal Arborist Apprentice Grounds worker

Job Description

The successful applicant must possess a valid drivers licence, strong work ethic, and a love for working outdoors. Previous experience running a chainsaw and working in the industry is definitely an asset, but not required as we will provide on site training.

Duties include;

-Driving vehicles to and from site (Must possess valid drivers licence)

- Site preparation upon arrival which will include staging equipment, unloading gear and fuelling saws

- Working in direct contact with a climbing Arborist via provided bluetooth headset communication

- Servicing of equipment  including chainsaws, wood chipper, stump grinder (Mechanical background a big asset)

- Keeping the work site organized by promptly and efficiently dragging removed limbs and feeding them into the wood chipper

- Running ropes used in the safe and controlled lowering of limbs when working around property assets

- Ensuring the climber has access to anything needed throughout their arial work session

- End of job site clean up and gear pack up

We are a rapidly growing company, with lots of room for growth. Safety is pinnacle in our day to day operations, and we only use the best equipment. 
If you're looking for a new challenge, or just want to join a fun, safety conscious team, Please apply now!