Utility Arborist

  • Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Ltd
  • Jul 09, 2018
Full time Arborist representative / Estimator Boom truck operator Climber Consulting Arborist Crane Operator Foreman/Crew leader Grounds person Plant healthcare technician Safety and Training Utility Arborist Other

Job Description

Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Limited

 

Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Limited is the leading full-service tree care provider for residential, commercial, utility line clearing, and forestry consulting throughout Canada. As we continue to grow, we are seeking interested, motivated individuals, with a positive attitude and work ethic to join our team.

 

Position: Career opportunity in the field of Urban Forestry, as a Utility Arborist / Crew Leader on contracts in:

Barrie, Cambridge, Brantford, Hamilton, Niagara, Mississauga and Ottawa.                        .

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Provide expert tree trimming services and inspections to client properties.
  • Responsible for climbing, pruning, and removing trees as per work specifications.
  • Perform required general maintenance and daily inspection of equipment.
  • Manage customer service expectations, safely lead jobsite and crew operations.
  • Abide by Davey and industry safety policies and procedures.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • College of Trades Utility Arborist certification
  • 1-5 years experience performing pruning and removals from rope and saddle, and aerial lift.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Advanced chainsaw and chipper operation.
  • Strong tree and shrub identification skills.
  • Valid provincial driver’s license. 5 ton license and Z endorsement an asset.
  • Ability to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

 

Compensation based on qualifications and experience : $25.00 – $32.00 per hour

  • Full time. Year-round employment.
  • Occasional overtime required.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Excellent Benefits package, RRSP and careers advancement opportunities.
  • Employee owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.
  • Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Limited is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Pre-employment drug test is required.
  • Davey provides ongoing training.

 

Are you looking for a new and progressive team experience? Do you want to work with Canada’s premier Plant Health Care provider, that is over 800 employees strong? Join our team today!

 

CONTACT:

Send Resume and Cover Letter to: utilitywestrecruiting@davey.com