Lead Climbing Arborist

$30.00 - $38.00 hourly
  • Central Tree Care LTD
  • 15 Jeavons Avenue, Scarborough, ON, Canada
  • May 31, 2022
Full time Arborist Crew Leader Climbing Arborist

Job Description

Lead Climbing Arborist

Since 1996, we have cared for Toronto’s urban forest, and we take pride in providing prompt and reliable service to our clients. We are a full-service tree care company and are seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our team.

The Lead Climbing Arborist directs the climbing crew, oversees the completion of tree work, and ensures work is carried out safely and efficiently. The responsibilities of a Lead Climbing Arborist include, but are not limited to:

· Preparing the crew and necessary equipment for the workday

· Ensuring work is conducted safely

· Pruning, removing, and cabling trees of all sizes


· Completion of an Arboriculture diploma program and/or equivalent field experience

o ISA Certification or MTCU Qualification an asset

· G driver’s license with a clean abstract (DZ license an asset)

· Minimum 3 years climbing experience in arboriculture

· Proficient in rigging techniques

· Tree and shrub identification

· Experience as a lead climbing arborist or crew leader an asset

· Excellent communication and problem-solving skills

Pay / Benefits

· Rate of pay will vary with experience and skills

· Paid training opportunities

· Equipment and climbing gear are eligible for reimbursement

· Group benefits are available

· Overtime pay for hours exceeding 44hrs per week

· Flexible vacation time

· Growth potential and competitive wages

Salary Range: $30.00 - $38.00 per hour

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Andrew@centraltreecare.com