Arborist - Climber

  • Vancouver Island Tree Service
  • Langley, BC, Canada
  • Dec 20, 2020
Full time Climber Foreman/Crew leader

Job Description

Please do not apply unless you are an experienced Arborist !!

Starting Immediately! Resumes accepted until job position is filled. 
VI Tree Services Ltd is a Residential-Commercial and Utility-based tree service currently providing services throughout western Canada. The position available is based in Langley, BC.

We offer a close-knit team environment with interesting work, good equipment, and a healthy attitude


• Perform all required ground, climbing, and aerial lift duties in support of specific job assignments, as directed by crew leader

• Demonstrate high safety standards, sound tree risk assessment skills, equipment inspection skills, proper application of approved knots, proper climbing techniques and procedures, proper pruning and tree removal skills, and proper rigging skills

• Learn, understand, and adhere to all safety rules and company safety policies • Responsible for carrying out other duties as assigned by the Crew Leader or designated supervisor, Arborist Representative, or Local Manager


• At least 1 year of climbing (DdRT or SRT) and bucket operation experience in the tree care industry

• A current driver’s license or Class 5 with airbrake endorsement

• certificate 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

Compensation based on qualifications and experience but around $25-$38 per hour. 
VI TREE offers excellent wages, extended medical and dental company contribution pension plan with great advancement opportunities, paid training, and safety equipment. 

Vancouver island tree service was founded in 2014. With the help of all of our staff has become one of the largest independent tree service companies in western Canada, with over 80 employees covering 2 provinces and 2 territories. If you feel up to a challenge and can put in a good day's work, shoot us your resume or call Troy 2506187393 and jump aboard.

Reference ID: Tree climber

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $28.00-$38.00 per hour