ARBORIST - SALES PROFESSIONAL

  • Maple Hill tree Services
  • Burlington, ON, Canada
  • Jan 14, 2022
Full time Estimator

Job Description

Maple Hill Tree Services is a firmly established growing tree care company based in Burlington.   We are a team of enthusiastic and motivated industry professionals that pride ourselves on high caliber workmanship, excellent customer service and uncompromising safety. We specialize in quality, safe residential and commercial tree care and are committed to responsible arboriculture practices and urban forest management

Maple Hill Tree Services is looking for a full-time arborist/sales professional with at least 5 years of practical experience who shares a passion for preserving and caring for trees.  Applicants must be highly organized, self-motivated, and able to work independently. This position requires efficiency within a fast-paced environment and the application of sound judgement based on extensive previous experience.

Qualifications and skills should include formal arboriculture or forestry training and must have ISA Certification. Computer aptitude and software skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word and Excel), are required. Good verbal and written communication skills and client management experience are essential. Equivalent experience and education will be considered.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Arborist/horticulturist with preferably 5 years of experience in arboriculture
  • Applied knowledge and understanding of standard industry practices
  • Excellent sales and communication skills and customer service follow-through
  • Good people skills; self-motivated; computer-savvy and organized
  • Good knowledge of plant physiology and the ability to diagnose and remedy major pests, disease, and tree disorders
  • Minimum Class G driver’s license and clean abstract
  • Organizational and time management skills

 

DUTIES:

Support the business development and growth of Maple Hill Tree Services by selling Arboricultural Services to residential and commercial customers by performing the following tasks:

  • Communication is key; you are people focused and have a genuine interest in networking with the local community
  • Providing consultation and recommendations to customers
  • Estimating time and cost for crews to perform tree removal, pruning, and all other Maple Hill services
  • Sharing estimates with the customer ensuring clarity around scope
  • Creating lasting relationships that lead to repeat business
  • Proposing additional services to current customers in the territory
  • Providing plant, pest, and disease identification services as needed
  • Assisting with other jobs and duties as assigned by the Manager

 

DESIRED ATTRIBUTES:

  • Integrate well into a team of dynamic, ambitious, professionals
  • Positive attitude with a drive to succeed
  • A flexible and adaptable approach to work
  • Strong customer service skills and the ability to work well with a varied client base
  • Excellent professional communication skills both written and orally
  • Strong attention to detail and a passion for organizing and establishing administration systems and procedures
  • Capable of working both independently and as part a team

 

 BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • WSIB coverage
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health, Dental, Life insurance, Vision after probationary period is complete
  • Individualized training allowance
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Competitive wages and Bonus Program
  • Company uniform provided
  • Opportunities to learn the industry and grow with us
  • Training and safety gear provided

 

While working at Maple Hill you will be working in an established company that focuses on a safe work environment and offers full time work with a group benefit program.   

 

Remuneration and benefits for this long-term career role will reflect the skills and qualifications of the successful applicant.

 

Please apply with resume and cover letter to: contactus@maplehilltree.com