Senior Consulting Arborist

$33.00 - $40.00 hourly
  • Central Tree Care LTD
  • Scarborough, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Jun 14, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

The Consulting Arborist conducts site visits and completes reports, regarding tree health assessments and tree protection plans for tree preservation. 

Responsibilities of the Consulting Arborist:

 

  • Communicates with existing and potential clients on an on-going basis
  • Prepares estimates pertaining to arborist reports
  • Completes large and small scale tree health assessments and inventories
  • Completes arborist reports pertaining to:
    • Tree maintenance plans
    • Tree removal and injury permits
    • Tree preservation plans in relation to construction and development
    • Ravine Stewardship Plans (RSP)
    • Root explorations
  • Sample collection for laboratory diagnosis and soil nutrient profiling
  • Submitting arborist reports and applications to appropriate Forestry offices
  • Correspondence with the Municipality regarding permit applications

 

 

Qualifications

 

  • ISA Certification, Humber Certification, Registered Professional Forestry (RPF) or equivalent credential required
  • Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) an asset
  • 2-3 years’ experience with report writing in an Arboricultural context
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving and conflict resolution skills
  • Is driven and self-directed when completing tasks
  • “G” driver’s license with a clean abstract
  • Good understanding of trees and shrubs – their biology, habits, and identification
  • Good understanding of tree pests and diseases an asset
  • Proficiency in computer skills, including:
    • Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and Outlook
    • PDF Editing software
    • CAD software

 

Pay / Benefits

 

  • Rate of pay will vary with experience and skills
  • Training opportunities and CEU courses are eligible for reimbursement
  • Group benefits are available
  • Overtime pay for hours exceeding 44hrs per week
  • Flexible vacation time
  • Growth potential and competitive wages

 

How to Apply

 

To all interested applicants, please email your resume to mike@centraltreecare.com