Arborist / Tree Climber

$20.00 - $25.00 hourly
  • Hilltop Tree Care
  • Halton Hills, ON, Canada
  • Sep 28, 2021
Full time Arborist Apprentice Arborist Crew Leader Climbing Arborist

Job Description

We are looking for a full-time (40+ hours/week) experienced Tree Climber to help with our ever-growing tree business. We work primarily in Georgetown, Acton, Brampton, Milton and Mississauga, but our shop is based in Acton.

Wages start at $20-25/hour and will be discussed based on knowledge, skills, and experience.

Why work for us?
-WSIB coverage
-Benefits (health, dental & vision) after the probationary period is complete
-Competitive wages
-Professional/reputable company
-Company uniform provided (shirts, hats, and sweaters)
-Opportunities to learn and grow with us

Job Description/Responsibilities:
-Pruning and Removing trees
-Safely Climbing trees being careful of customer's property
-Good knowledge of knots and rigging
-Running chipper and equipment
-Lifting heavy logs and dragging brush
-Chainsaw operation and maintenance
-Stump grinding operation
-Working outside in all weather conditions
-Attention to safety training/procedures
-Working with clients to ensure customer satisfaction

-Must provide own transportation to our yard in Acton

-Employee is responsible for buying PPE (helmet, visor, earmuffs, chainsaw pants & steel-toed boots)

-Employee is responsible for buying harness and climbing equipment (allowances after probationary period will be discussed)

-Must have G Driver’s license, D preferred (will need to provide a clean driver’s abstract)

-First-Aid training is an asset

Come work for a professional and safety-oriented company!