Vancouver Island Tree Service is a rapidly growing company that takes pride in understanding that our most valuable assets are our employees. We are a company that encourages the personal and professional growth of our team members, and understands the importance of a healthy work-life balance. We do our absolute best to train internally and promote from within, providing opportunity for our employees to advance and grow in their positions.
VI Tree Service has a TREE CLIMBER position is available in Vancouver, BC, for an individual with a strong work ethic who is able to work independently, enjoys learning new skills, and likes working outdoors.
The Climber position duties will vary greatly from day to day. As a climber you will be required to undertake various types of pruning e.g deadwood removal, crown thinning, crown reduction, specific branch weight reduction, crown raising and clearance pruning, you will also perform tree removals of all sizes and degrees of difficulty that could incorporate various rigging systems.
There are also more specialized work specifications such as installing lightning protection in tall and/or important trees, also implementing bracing/supporting systems within the canopy to reduce the reduce of failure. The tree climber will at all times adhere to leading safety guidelines, performing work according to all company policies and procedures.
The Tree Climber is a skilled position responsible for tree maintenance, pruning and removals on residential and commercial properties using their own ropes, harness, saddle, and/or company bucket truck in accordance with company policy, ANSI z133 and A300 standards. Must be able to demonstrate basic skills during interview process.
As a climbing Arborist you may be required to lead the crew if you are the most knowledgable or experienced.
VI Tree Service offers competitive compensation, medical and dental benefits, registered pension plan, life insurance, and paid vacation and holidays. Employees have access to continuing education programs and professional development training materials.
We’d like to introduce ourselves – We are VI Tree Service Ltd. We would like to present our company and services to you. We are a group of highly professional ISA Certified Utility Arborists and Certified Arborists coming together to provide a range of services including:
We currently have crews currently working throughout BC and northern Alberta for a range of clients from residential, stratas and property management companies to commercial and corporate clients. Areas in the lower Mainland include District North Vancouver, District of Mission, City of Surrey, City of Coquitlam and City of Port Coquitlam. We service most Towns, Cities and Regional Districts throughout Vancouver Island. Our major contracts include BC Hydro, Translink, Fortis, Emcon and ATCO.
Our crews, of over 80 staff, are readily available and are happy to be of service. We can accommodate and specialize in annual maintenance programs that provide the many services listed above. We are based in Langley and have a quick response time throughout the lower mainland.
Our information package provides comprehensive details about our company, which includes the organizations we have been able to serve. We would be pleased to have you as a client!
Martin Evans, Co-Owner Troy Soderstrom, Co-Owner