Arborist Apprentice

$18.00 - $25.00 hourly
  • Arborwood Tree Services Inc.
  • Smithville, ON, Canada
  • Jul 07, 2023
Full time Arborist Apprentice Climbing Arborist

Job Description

Our Mission Statement:  To provide superior, high quality and valued customer service while ensuring safety, integrity, profitability and maintaining a pragmatic, well-balanced work-life environment.

 Come Grow with us! Join our team! 

Arborwood Tree Service has openings for Climbing Arborists including Crew Leaders

As an employee with the Arborwood team, you will be part of a premiere company offering excellence in tree care, tree cutting operations and tree/plant health care.  Our Service area is from Oakville to Niagara-on-the-Lake. 

JOB DUTIES:  Ground Work, Rigging, Stump Grinding and apprenticing to be an arborist.   Customer service is a key element of the position, as well as ensuring all jobs get done safely.  Tree and shrub ID, Pathology, and knowledge of tree physiology are valuable but not required, we will train you on all aspects of the field. 

Training will be provided however, any degree in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Horticulture or related discipline a plus, but not required. Excellent communication skills,
Leadership experience and a desire for career growth will be given a priority. 
Valid driver’s license, G and capable of obtaining a DZ within an agreed time. 
Class DZ License is an asset.

While here you will learn:  

Ability to identify local tree species and knowledge of growth rates. 
ISA Certified Arborist a plus as is related past experience. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time hourly position is possible. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Arborwood Tree Service offers competitive wages, excellent benefits RRSP Contributions and a full-time position. Access to industry related training materials, ISA and ArborCanada Courses. Arborwood also provides a full range of tree care services and consulting.