Junior Consulting Arborist

$52,000 - $58,000 yearly
  • Maple Hill tree Services
  • Burlington, ON, Canada
  • Dec 28, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

About You

You are a detailed, organized, passionate, caring and service-oriented individual.  You can work independently and as part of a team with a willingness to learn and follow a set of processes and procedures.  You possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral. 

About the role you’ll play

The Junior Consulting Arborist at Maple Hill Tree Services is an integral part of the consulting team.  Working alongside our Senior Consulting arborist, you will provide consultation and recommendations to a varied client base.  You will perform site audits, tree inventories, arborist reports, and assist with permit applications.  The Junior Consulting Arborist also works closely with senior management, our sales arborist, and scheduling supervisor to ensure that organizational processes run effortlessly and efficiently.  This full-time position will work out of our Burlington office with some opportunity to work remotely.   

What you’ll be doing

  • Reading and interpreting site plans.
  • Conducting on-site tree inventories and meeting with clients/developers/architects.
  • Writing arborist reports in compliance with various municipal by-laws.
  • Preparing tree protection plans using AutoCAD.
  • Conducting tree risk assessments and writing reports.
  • Applying for tree removal permits.
  • Provide on-site consults to clients with specific tree care questions and concerns.

Junior Consulting Arborist Requirements

  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Arborist/horticulturist with preferably 5 years of experience in arboriculture
  • Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (preferred)
  • Experience with Adobe and CAD (preferred)
  • Applied knowledge and understanding of standard industry practices
  • Excellent sales and communication skills and customer service follow-through
  • Good people skills; self-motivated; computer-savvy and organized.
  • Good knowledge of plant physiology and the ability to diagnose and remedy major pests, diseases, and tree disorders
  • Minimum Class G driver’s license and clean abstract
  • Organizational and time management skills

About this position

  • Permanent, full time, in-office with some opportunity to work remotely
  • Reports to the Senior Consulting Arborist

Salary and Benefits

  • Competitive salary – range $52,000 - $58,000 per year
  • Two weeks vacation
  • Health Benefits
  • Matching RSP Program
  • Access to discounted cell phone plan
  • Individualized training allowance
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Flexibility to work from home from time to time
  • The best co-workers anyone can ask for 

About Maple Hill Tree Services

Maple Hill Tree Services is a firmly established growing tree care company based in Burlington.   We are a team of enthusiastic and motivated industry professionals that pride ourselves on high caliber workmanship, excellent customer service and uncompromising safety. We specialize in safe, high-quality residential and commercial tree care and are committed to responsible arboriculture practices and urban forest management.

 Please apply with resume and cover letter to: mark@maplehilltree.com