ARBORISTS—Trimmers-Climbers (Ottawa, ON)

Division: Residential
Status: Full Time

Position Information:

The Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, LTD has opportunities in the field of Urban Forestry, as Arborists, working as Trimmer-Climbers. Davey is a leader in the Residential-Commercial tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada.

POSITIONS:           ARBORISTS—Trimmers-Climbers

STARTING :   Immediately. Applications accepted until suitable candidates are selected.

Job Duties:

Outdoor Positions involve: proper identification of plants, providing expert tree surgery services; evaluations & inspections of customer trees/plants and growing conditions. Responsible for climbing, pruning, planting and removing trees or shrubs on residential and commercial properties; installing cables, bracing, lightening protection; expert completion of customer job orders. Postions require climbing, lifting, bending and dexterity. Occasionaly requires handling chemicals--fertilizers, fungicides, pesticides.


High School diploma. Minimum of Two-Three years arborist experience. Climbing experience without spurs, knowledge of knots, chainsaw operation, bucket truck experience helpful. ISA Certified Arborist, DZ drivers license preferred, strong tree ID skills, installation experience of cables, bracing and lightening protection . Knowledge of and experience with equipment maintenance, customer service, safe working procedures are all a must. Experience in crew management & training--valuable but not required.

Additional Information:

Compensation based on qualifications and experience—with overtime. Davey offers excellent wages, benefits--insurance & RRSP, advancement opportunities and option to buy Company stock after 1 year of employment, plus access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. The Davey Tree Expert Company is Employee Owned. Preemployment Drug Screen required.

You can send your information to the email below or by completing the job form:

CONTACT--Send Resume and Cover to:                          

George Lamirande                   


Phone: 613-831-0225

196 Cardevco Road.

Carp, Ontario K0A 1L0

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