Landscape Plant Health Care Technician (Vancouver, BC)

Division: Residential
Status: Full Time

Position Information:

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 Plant Health Care Technician with our VANCOUVER office.

Job Duties:

  • Provide expert application of fertilization and integrated pest management application on trees and shrubs using foliar and injection applications.
  • Customer service is a key element of the position as well as routing, product mixing, and application rate.
  • Perform required general maintenance and daily inspection of equipment.
  • Tree and shrub ID, pathology, and strong knowledge of tree and shrub physiology are required.
  • Abide by Davey and Industry safety policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • 1-5 years’ experience in Plant Health Care with a valid Landscape Applicators License.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.     
  • Strong Tree and Shrub Identification skills.
  • Ability to communicate in written and verbal formats.
  • Must be able to identify local tree species and have knowledge of regional trees.
  • Valid provincial driver’s license. 5-ton license with Z endorsement an asset.
  • Ability to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress.

 

Preferred but not required: Post-secondary Horticulture/Forestry/Urban Forestry, ISA Certification.

Additional Information:

Compensation based on qualifications and experience: $18.00 – $22.00 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.  

 

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!

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

Send Cover Letter and Resume to:

     District Manager - Giuseppe Pagano

           Email: VancouverRecruiting@davey.com

I'm interested in this job

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