Arborist

$36,000 - $70,000 yearly
  • Prune It Up Tree Service
  • 159 210 Avenue Southwest, Calgary, AB, Canada
  • Jun 24, 2022
Full time Arborist Apprentice Climbing Arborist Grounds worker

Job Description

If you are looking to be part of a team that is growing and positively changing the Tree Care Industry while providing great career opportunities, we want to speak to you! Prune It Up Tree Service is hiring for an experienced Arborist or a “New to the industry Grounds person”.

Responsibilities:

  • Prune and or remove trees
  • Tree shaping, cable/bracing
  • Hedge trimming/fertilizing
  • Climbing trees with proper PPE and equipment
  • Use of ropes to lower limbs and equipment
  • Prepare jobsite for arborists
  • Work from the ground using a variety of hand tools
  • Drive trucks, operate bucket truck and chippers
  • Service equipment, keep trucks and other assigned equipment in a neat and orderly fashion
  • Safeguard employees and the public from hazards in and around the work area, staying in frequent communication with workers aloft
  • Participates in daily safety meetings and daily job briefings
  • Adheres to all industry and company safety standards and policies including the use of PPE at all times. Helps enforce job safety practices
  • Keeps work area clean and orderly
  • Perform work to spec stated on work orders

Qualifications:

  • ISA Certified Arborist an asset
  • Prior experience with trimming, chipper, and chainsaw operation is preferred
  • A clean valid Driver’s License is required, Air brakes an asset
  • Must be able to carry 50lbs at a minimum and work outside in all weather conditions
  • Strong leadership, organized

We offer competitive wages compensated by experience, paid OT, work Monday-Friday with most weekends off, health benefits, training, year-round employment, a positive and respectful work environment, and more.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $36,000.00-$70,000.00 per year