Experienced Tree Climber

  • Elevated Tree Service
  • Victoria, BC, Canada
  • Apr 07, 2019
Full time Climber

Job Description

We are currently looking for an experienced Arborist to add to our Elevated tree service team 

Experience in the arboriculture industry is mandatory. 

As the Climber you will be responsible for providing leadership to a crew of 1-4 grounds people with respect to safety and productivity to ensure execution of daily work orders. You will be working at heights daily climbing trees using chainsaws and other hand tools to prune & remove trees of all sizes. Other duties include equipment maintenance, wood waste management and mentoring. 

What Elevated can offer you: 

- Competitive wage based on experience 
- Work-life balance 
- Machinery to mechanically move wood reducing worker's physical exertion 

Opportunities for growth & advancement: 
- Full WCB coverage 
- Overtime pay 
- Gear allowances 

Climber Qualifications & Certifications: 
- 2 years climbing experience 
- ISA Certified Arborist an asset 
- Pass arborist/tree climber competency test administered by Elevated 
- Bucket truck proficiency would be considered an asset 
- Must have Drivers License 
- Must have clean driver's abstract 

The Ideal Candidate Will Also Possess: 
- A can-do attitude 
- Excellent communication skills & the ability to influence in a positive manner 
- Strong problem solving & analytical skills 
- Physical strength and stamina 
- Commitment to the organization 
- Availability to work occasional Saturdays 

All interested applicants are requested to submit their resume. 

Job Type: Full-time 

Salary: $24.00 to $38.00 /hour