Groundworker / Arborist Apprentice

$18.00 - $23.00 hourly
  • Croft Tree Experts Inc
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Mar 04, 2022
Full time Arborist Apprentice Grounds worker

Job Description

Croft Tree Experts Inc currently has a full time Groundworker / Arborist Apprentice position available for an individual with a strong work ethic who is able to work independently, enjoys learning new skills, and likes working outdoors. Start with a competitive salary and be offered numerous opportunities for growth.

Groundworker / Arborist Apprentice Duties/Responsibilities/Requirements

- Assist team members in the field to clear limbs and brush from the site, operating chainsaws and feeding the wood chipper

- Operate and care for chippers, chain saws, blowers and various hand tools

- Complete clean-up of work sites

- Perform other related duties as assigned by Team Lead or Manager

- Ability to work in a team environment where communication skills are essential

- Ability to perform strenuous manual work in all weather conditions

- Must have a valid license and reliable transportation to shop in North Gower

- Experience is and asset and will be compensated for

Benefits of working at Croft

- Provide safety gear, equipment, uniforms

- Provide safety training, will help to get ISA cert

- Paid holidays

- Paid overtime (lots available)

- Comprehensive benefits (extended health, dental vision) & life/disability insurance

Performance bonuses are given to reward exceptional work

- Work for a growing company with many opportunities to advance

- Friendly/Fun work environment

- Full time with winter work available