Climbing Arborist

  • Strathmore Landscape Management
  • Montreal, QC, Canada
  • Aug 04, 2020
Full time Boom truck operator Climber Foreman/Crew leader Grounds person

Job Description

At Strathmore/Botanica we have year-long work opportunity for our team of Arborists! With us, you will get to try your hand at different contracts with different tasks such as:

  • Handling pruning, cabling, removal, chipping branches;
  • Examining trees and determining the treatment to be applied in case of illness;
  • Stump grinding;
  • Transporting and using heavy equipment and tools.

And we ask that you:

  • Adhere to the policies and procedures of Strathmore Landscape Contractors while respecting safety rules;
  • Maintain a courteous and polite attitude with clients and teammates at all times.

The requirements for this position are:

  • Must have DEP in Arboriculture, ISA Certificate a must;
  • At least 1 or 2 years of experience in the field;
  • Class 5 driving license with a clean driving record;
  • Class 3 license is a great asset to bring to the team;
  • Having the ability to handle physical demands: walking, climbing, kneeling, repetitive motion, bending at the knee, bending at the hip, lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling up to 27 kg;
  • Being able to understand verbal instructions and act upon them, read labels, keep simple records and communicate verbal reports;
  • Practical understanding of how to use forestry equipment;
  • Being able to work well independently as well as in a team with little supervision.