Recruiting for 2023 Season
$30 - $37 an Hour
$400 - $550 Plus GST Subcontractor Daily Rate (Must provide proof of Insurance & GST number)
CPR/First Aid certification & Working at Heights Training (we are willing to pay training course for expired ticket)
LEAD ARBORIST – at least 3 years climbing experience
Be a highly skilled professional in the safe maintenance and management of trees of all sizes and species in a wide range of conditions (dead, dying, storm damaged and hazardous) and to work in all manner of environments with high-risk target zones
Be capable of performing physically demanding manual labor in a variety of weather conditions
Be ready, willing and able to perform any sized tree removal on a regular basis
Safely operate and maintain chainsaws, chippers, stump grinders, mini skid steer, and other necessary equipment.
Equivalent Work Experience or have a diploma in arboriculture or are ISA/TCIA Certified
Be able to carry out all aspects of aerial tree care operations and conform to BC & ISA industry standards & Arborist best work practices.
Be able to carefully and accurately follow detailed job directives, delegate to crew members and execute them with the highest standard of quality
Complete work efficiently with excellent time management and on-site problem-solving skills
Have a serious work ethic, high motivation and keen ambition
Embody and practice leadership, communication, and accountability
Provide mentoring for Junior Climbers and Groundworkers
Be unequivocally available for emergency storm response; willing to preform cat rescue an asset
Be able to conduct a pre-work risk assessment and safety tailgates on every job
Be open to giving and receiving feedback from co-workers and management
Perform excellent worksite cleanup at every property
Read company Policies & Procedures Manual and agree to uphold it
CPR/First Aid certification & Working at Heights Training
Show up daily - "get er done" - enjoy your job - Its a good life to work with nature!