Arborist Junior Climber

$28.00 - $38.00 hourly
  • Heritage Tree Care Inc
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Jan 08, 2022
Full time Climbing Arborist

Job Description

Heritage Tree Care Inc is a happily thriving, firmly established and well-regarded tree service based in Toronto's downtown west end since 2006. We specialize in large technical tree pruning, mature Oak health care, high-end tree & shrub care & enhancement, planting and the occasional tricky removal. We are a mid-sized company with a big online and local presence and a great management team that keeps everything running smoothly as well as all employees happy and well looked after.

 Join us in 2022 and enjoy work/life balance with a 4-day work week and some of the best perks in the industry!

We offer to Full Time employees:

  • $28-38 p/h
  • Four-day work week (5th optional)
  • PAID week off in August!
  • Full Benefits – Health, Life & Dental
  • Vacation pay + stat holiday pay
  • Full WSIB coverage + $5M insurance
  • Big Yard in downtown Toronto (Parkdale- easy commute for City dweller)
  • Crew Tablets with Jobber software- fully utilized and highly organized
  • Winter break/ possible layoff
  • Excellent in-house Health & Safety Program + Aerial rescue Training
  • We subsidize pro Arb courses for committed individuals

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have at least one year of experience working in arboriculture and can prove tree climbing competency
  • Be able to show up on time with a professional appearance and a positive attitude
  • Be willing to climb trees daily while exhibiting proficiency in all pruning and removal techniques
  • Be capable of performing physically demanding manual labor in all manner of weather conditions
  • Perform ground support operations such as, but not limited to, rigging, cutting, brush management, chipping, equipment organization, and maintenance
  • Help create and maintain a positive atmosphere and productive team environment
  • Be open to giving and receiving feedback from co-workers and management
  • Be familiar with ISA and Ontario Arborist Safe Work Practices, and adhere to them throughout all aspects of aerial tree care operations
  • Safely operate and maintain chainsaws, chippers, stump grinders, mini skid steer and other equipment as needed
  • Perform meticulous worksite cleanup at every property, every time
  • Firmly adhere to our company code of ethics 
  • Carefully follow work order specifications and ensure client satisfaction
  • Have a serious work ethic, high motivation, and keen ambition
  • Be unequivocally available for emergency storm response; be available for 4 weekends of work per year
  • G license with a clean abstract and experience driving large vehicles would be an advantage
  • CPR/First Aid Certification
  • Working at heights training

 

We are an Equal opportunities company, and everyone has a voice!