Full-time Arborist Crew Leader Position

$25.00 - $35.00 hourly
  • Wes' Tree Service Inc.
  • Oro-Medonte, ON, Canada, Simcoe and Muskoka County
  • May 28, 2019
Full time Arborist Crew Leader

Job Description

Our ideal Crew Leader will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of their crew while on the job site. They will be responsible for creating and implementing a safe work environment including the safe use of machinery, materials and supervision of 3-4 staff. The ideal candidate will be able to manage, train, coach and mentor a crew while ensuring quality control, safety and outstanding customer service.

The selected candidate will work in collaboration with the WTS Inc. team providing service including (but not limited to): Tree removal, pruning, tree preservation, structural reinforcement, emergency tree service, tree planting , ground restoration, client communication and forest salvage for residential, commercial, industrial, construction and municipal clients throughout Simcoe County and Muskoka.

Job Requirements:

ISA Certification Arborist or industry equivalent preferred

Knowledge in the safe operation of forestry machinery including but not limited to Chainsaws, Chippers, Excavators, Skid Steers, Stump Grinders, Bucket Truck, Cranes - or the willingness to learn.

Working at Heights Certification - or willingness to obtain

Bucket experience considered an asset

Skilled execution of a traffic control plan - an asset

DZ or AZ considered an asset, G license required

Clean driver's abstract

Skilled execution of a traffic control plan an asset

First Aid considered an asset

Effective communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment

Physical position,which requires the ability to work outside in various weather conditions


Competitive Wages based on experience and education

Medical and Dental Benefits - after probationary period

Advancement and certification opportunities

Assisting with CEU's for ISA members and ongoing industry related training

Ongoing Health and Safety training

PPE Provided and boot allowance