Groundsperson with DZ License (Toronto East Utility)

Division: Utility
Status: Full Time

Position Information:

POSITION:           Groundsperson with DZ License


STARTING:   Applications accepted until suitable candidates are selected.


The Davey Tree Expert Company has opportunities in the field of Urban Forestry, as Groundman—Trimmer Trainee. Davey is a leader in the Residential-Commercial tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada.


LOCATION AVAILABLE:   Toronto East Utility – Pickering, ON

Job Duties:

  • Groundwork support for trimming operations;
  • Chainsaw, chipping and loading trimmings/brush;
  • Ability to learn climbing and proper pruning procedures;
  • Assist the Trimmers and Foreman in job site setup, debris removal, cleanup, and equipment maintenance.  


Valid DZ license or equivalent REQUIRED

Valuable qualifications, but not required, we’ll train you:

  • General landscaping experience
  • Understanding of safely climbing trees, knowledge of knots, strong tree ID skills
  • Chainsaw and chipping operations
  • Clean driving record
  • Positive attitude and work ethic
  • Ability to work safely, as part of crew team, willingness to learn and progress  

Additional Information:

  • Compensation based on qualifications and experience.
  • Full-time hours with occasional overtime pay.      
  • Excellent benefits package, RRSP and career advancement opportunities.
  • Employee owned company with stock options available after 1 year of service.
  • The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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

Send Resume and Cover to:


National Recruiter - Carolyn Dares      


P:  905-304-7359 *8439

F:   330 593 7757



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