Climbing Arborist/Ground Tech

  • Canopy Solutions LLC
  • Black Diamond, WA, USA
  • Apr 07, 2019
Full time Climber Foreman/Crew leader Grounds person

Job Description

Canopy Solutions LLC. was started in the greater Seattle area to create solutions in a natural approach between residents and their trees. Our vision is to be a different kind of company; one that's focused on the importance of our work and knowing the need for specialized arborists. We strive to improve the quality of life and the solemn beauty of your property.

We are seeking experienced Arborist Climbers who have a passion in the proper caring of our urban trees. This position will involve pruning and general maintenance of trees and shrubs on commercial and residential sites.

Requirements:

  • Perform all required ground and climbing duties within job assignments, as directed by crew lead
  • Without high safety standards, equipment inspection/use skills, proper use of approved knots, proper climbing and rigging techniques and procedures, proper pruning and removal skills
  • Understand and adhere to all safety rules and company safety policies
  • Carrying out any additional duties as assigned by Crew Lead or other manager

 Qualifications:

  • At least 1 year of climbing (MRS or SRS) experience in the tree care industry
  • A current driver's license
  • Degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Plant Science, Landscape Management, or a related field is preferred but not required
  • ISA Arborist Certification is preferred but not required (Acquisition required within 12 months if eligible)

We are also seeking qualified ground techs. 

Qualifications:

  • At least 1 year of ground experience in the tree care industry
  • Competence and ability to use general rigging concepts and tools (portawrap, blocks) and chainsaws. 
  • A current driver's license
  • ISA Arborist Certification is preferred but not required (Acquisition required within 12 months if eligible)