Tree Climber and or Arborist

$40.00 - $45.00 hourly
  • Capital city tree service
  • Edmonton, AB, Canada
  • Feb 19, 2021
Full time Arborist Crew Leader Climbing Arborist

Job Description

ull-time Arborist or Technical tree climber

Capital City Tree Service is a growing company in an exciting field. We are a local company that strives to achieve our best on every job we attend. We work hard to ensure an environment of comradery and respect.

We are currently looking for an Arborist or Technical tree climber with at least 2 years experience in the Arboriculture field. This position requires a high safety awareness and an ability to follow instructions. A successful candidate may be given the opportunity to become a  team lead after the completion of the probationary period.

Qualifications:

  • Highschool diploma or Equivalent

  • Minimum two years experience in the Arboriculture field with certifications

  • Valid class 5 driver’s license or greater 

  • Physically capable for a labour intensive job

Duties for position:

  • Trimming, pruning and maintaining trees and shrubs

  • Removal of trees and shrubs

  • Removal of technical and high hazard trees

  • Ensuring sites are cleaned to clients expectations

  • Follow safety policies and guideline

  • After probation period, there will be opportunities to lead a team to safely and effectively remove/trim/prune trees and shrubs

Applicant must be able to:

  • Work effectively in a team environment

  • Display strong organization skills and communication skills

  • Practice appropriate safety measures at all times on site

  • Understand and be comfortable with power tools and machinery

  • Display knowledge and application of skills within the industry - Aerial operation, climbing skills, tree identification, Pruning knowledge

Pay:

  • Successful candidate will start at $45 dollars per hour with wage increase after successful probationary period

Addition Pay: 

  • Overtime Pay




Certifications: 

  • ISA Arborist or Technical tree climbing certificates