Arborist Apprentice (Niagara, ON)

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 an Arborist Apprentice with our Niagara office.

 

Job Duties:

  • Groundwork support for trimming operations.
  • Chainsaw and Chipper operation.
  • Ability to learn climbing and proper pruning procedures.
  • Assist the trimmers and foreperson in job site setup, debris removal, cleanup and equipment maintenance.
  • Abide by Davey and industry safety policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Understanding and implementing the process of safely ascending tree canopies at all heights.
  • A good understanding of knots and tree identification.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Chainsaw and Chipper operation.
  • Valid provincial driver’s license. Licensed to drive a 5 ton vehicle 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.
  • Full time year-round employment.
  • Occasional overtime is 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.
  • 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!

 

 

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

CONTACT: Mike Lenarcic, District Manager

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

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