Arborist Crew Leader

$28.00 - $40.00 hourly
  • MapleGreen Tree Services
  • Caledon, ON, Canada
  • Sep 30, 2021
Full time Arborist Crew Leader Bucket Truck Operator Climbing Arborist

Job Description

EXPERIENCED AND RESPONSIBLE ARBORIST / CREW LEADER WANTED FOR SUCCESSFUL AND RELIABLE TREE SERVICE COMPANY SERVICING GTA

JOB DESCRIPTION

Looking for a hardworking and responsible Arborist with tree climbing experience. We have lots of steady and exciting work with professional equipment! We mechanize our labour with the use of skid steers, forestry mulcher, crane and bucket trucks, ATV’s and more.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION

  • Minimum of TWO+ years experience of work and study in the tree service industry, on tree trimming or tree removal crews, as an arborist, tree climber, or other MapleGreen approved equivalent
  • Must have a great knowledge of trees including identification, growth habits and correct arboriculture techniques for trimming, pruning, repairing, maintaining and removing
  • Must be capable of effectively operating specialized arborist and tree crew equipment (throw lines, ropes, blocks, pulleys, porta-wraps, rigging systems, chainsaws, polesaws, pole pruners, hedge trimmers, axes, etc.) and have the physical ability to endure extreme climate variances
  • Must be skilled in the reading and understanding of work orders and maps, have great problem solving skills, and mechanical aptitude
  • Have a valid driver’s license (G required, D-Z license an asset)
  • Have a cell phone with plan and great communication skills

PREFERRED SKILLS

Hard working, punctual, attention to detail, overall responsibility for all actions, communication between crew members and foreman, teamwork, positive attitude

POSITION TYPE

  • Full Time/Contract (January – December)
  • Work Days: Monday - Friday
  • Hours: 40-44/week
  • Overtime: After 44 hours/week

BENEFITS

  • Wage Range $28-$35/hr based on experience and qualifications
  • 6% vacation pay (3 weeks)
  • SIGNING & END YEAR END BONUS
  • 3 months probation & training
  • Raise after probation based upon excellent performance
  • Great opportunities for advancement with increased experience and qualifications

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