Junior Arborist

  • Arbtech Ltd.
  • Thornbury, ON, Canada
  • Mar 23, 2022
Full time Arborist Apprentice Climbing Arborist Grounds worker

Job Description

Arbtech Ltd. provides high quality tree care services at competitive prices. Providing outstanding customer service is our main goal. Arbtech strives to exceed the expectations of all clients by offering single source solutions to tree care issues. The Company prides itself on upholding a high level of professionalism and maintaining clean and organized job sites.

This position is responsible for supporting the remaining Tree Crew Services team, and Certified Arborists. The Junior Arborist will be supporting in some tree climbing, removals, limb pruning, and operating of heavy machinery.

Arbtech Ltd. is seeking a Junior Arborist to join the team! We offer competitive wages, overtime pay, learning and development opportunities, and use cutting edge equipment!

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Support Certified Arborist, and perform, tree climbing, felling of trees, removals, limb pruning
  • Execute tree rigging and rope operations
  • Work with remainder of Tree Care Crew to remove and drag brush and tree materials, utilize hand tools to maintain client property
  • Operate both small and large machinery including wood chipper, chainsaw, bucket truck
  • Shop work including cleaning, minor equipment maintenance, and property care

Qualifications & Experience

  • Previous experience in grounds maintenance, landscaping, or equivalent
  • Pursuing Arborist Certification preferred
  • Valid Class “G” Driver’s License is required
  • Experience operating machinery, chainsaw, woodchipper, skid steer an asset
  • Must be physically fit; able to lifts and carry heavy materials and perform repetitive tasks involving bending, stretching, walking and kneeling
  • Positive, professional, team player attitude
  • Experience operating and completing basic maintenance on machines

To learn more about the company, visit us at our website: arbtechtreecare.com

Arbtech is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and workplace. If you require any accommodations during the recruitment process, please notify the recruiter by calling 519-599-3381.