Ground Worker / Arborist Trainee

$16.00 hourly
  • TNT Tree Service Ltd
  • 1247 Clarence Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
  • Aug 16, 2022
Full time Arborist Apprentice Grounds worker

Job Description

TNT Tree Service is a growing, safety oriented company dedicated to providing high quality tree care to Winnipeg and the surrounding areas. 100% Client satisfaction is our goal.

We are currently seeking an individual to join our team as a ground person/ arborist trainee. Previous experience is an asset however full training will be provided for the right candidate.

A drivers license is required.

This position requires heavy lifting and working outdoors in all conditions.

This entry level position offers room for advancement and growth.

A Manitoba Arborist License or certification would be an asset, ability to obtain will be required.

Positive attitude, dedication to continuous learning and customer service focus required


Performs all required ground duties in support of specific job assignments, as directed by crew leader.

Participates in all job site safety briefings.

Utilizes all appropriate personal protective equipment

Assists with the implementation of work zone safety procedures.

Properly utilizes hand tools associated with arboricultural work

Uses and maintains chainsaws safely

Assists with the implementation of tree felling procedures

Assists climbers and crew leaders working on the ground and aloft

Operates the chipper, stump grinder and all other equipment safely

Assists with driving, backing, dumping, and parking duties

Reports for duty at the designated location on time each day

Follows directions from the crew leader or designated supervisor

Learns, understands, and adheres to all safety rules and company safety policies

Participates in all safety and training sessions offered, asks questions, and improves job safety skills

Communicates well with all crew members and clients

Both a cover letter and resume are required when applying.