Groundsperson

  • Royal Tree Service
  • Dec 19, 2019
Full time Grounds person

Job Description

Groundsperson Position 

Full-time (40 hrs.)

Company: Royal Tree Service

Location: Baie D’Urfe, Quebec

Start date March-April, 2020

Description

Royal Tree Service is a busy and well-respected company that has been providing ISA standard

tree care throughout Montreal’s West Island for over a decade.

Duties

The groundsman position involves supporting the teams of climbing arborists. This will entail

handling the branches and logs, hedge trimming, stump grinding, use of grapple loaders,driving

the trucks, and heavy use of chainsaws. It will also involve use of of ropes and rigging, and tool

maintenance. This is a job for strong, fit motivated individuals.  If you have experience with physical work, but have no previous experience with arboriculture work, we can teach you.  

Skills / Requirements

• From recent arboriculture graduate upwards, or other relevant experience.

• Willingness to work 8 hour days in difficult weather conditions

• Reliable & positive team player

• Valid driver’s license & cell phone

• Bilingual (English & French) an asset but not required

• ISA certification or Class 3 licence a bonus

Season

• Monday to Friday, April to December

• Statutory holidays. Potential summer breaks on individual basis.

Salary & Benefits

• 15 – 35$/hr., based on position, experience & responsibilities

• Continuing education in all aspects of arboriculture provided throughout the season by ISA

Trainers