Arborist Climber

$18.00 - $30.00 hourly
  • TNT Tree Service Ltd
  • 1247 Clarence Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
  • Aug 16, 2022
Full time Climbing Arborist

Job Description

  • 3+ years industry experience in residential tree care with the ability to mentor new climbers in all facets of tree care.
  • MB Arborist license, ISA certification, or equivalent required.
  • Assist owner with planning and estimating jobs
  • Knowledge of proper pruning practices including large shade trees and ornamentals.
  • Knowledge of chain saw safety and operation.
  • Adept in tree climbing & bucket truck /lift operation.
  • Quality workmanship, quality control with customer care attitude.
  • Direct crew in performance of work to be done; assign job specific tasks.
  • Supervise workmanship to ensure the work meets job order specifications.
  • Ensure crew members wear all safety equipment at all times and that safety practices and measures are followed.
  • Manage time, equipment and materials used to ensure job organization, equipment utilization and manpower are used in the most efficient manner.
  • Direct the cleanup of the job site and ensure all equipment and supplies are secured on the trucks.
  • Reorder materials and supplies needed for trucks and equipment.
  • Adhere to company safety and training policies to maintain a safe and controlled work environment at all times.
  • Confirm that all maintenance checks and services on equipment are followed.
  • Ensure that crews are properly trained and understand company safety policies and procedures.
  • Safely operate equipment (chainsaw, chipper, trucks, and hand tools).
  • Participate in all job site safety briefings.
  • Demonstrate and perform proper climbing techniques and procedures, pruning skills, application of approved knots and rigging techniques.
  • Perform all required ground, climbing, and aerial lift duties in support of specific job assignments
  • Assist in the performance of specialized pruning and take-downs, installing cabling and bracing.
  • Assist with driving, backing, dumping, and parking duties.

Must include a brief cover letter explaining why you would be a good candidate for this position.