Plant Healthcare Technician (Kitchener, ON)

Division: Residential
Status: Full Time

Position Information:

LOCATION:        KITCHENER, ON

STARTING:         End of March. Applications accepted until candidate(s) selected.

The Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Limited., an employee-owned company, is the leading Full-Service Tree Care provider throughout Canada. As we continue to grow and expand, we are seeking Plant Health Care Technicians (PHC) to join our team. 

Job Duties:

  • Performs fertilization and integrated pest management techniques on trees and shrubs using spray and injection tools.
  • Customer service is a key element of the position, as well as routing, product mixing, and application.
  • Tree and shrub ID, Pathology, and knowledge of tree & shrub physiology are
  • Davey uses only federally approved controls and materials.

Qualifications:

Pre-requisites:  

  • Ontario Pesticide Applicators License, or ability and initiative to obtain
  • Valid G class License

Preferred but not required:

  • One to Four-year degree in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Horticulture or related discipline
  • Ability to identify local tree species and knowledge of regional trees;
  • Previous PHC experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • ISA Certified Arborist

Additional Information:

  • Compensation based on qualifications and experience - $16 - 19/hr
  • Full-time employment 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:

CONTACT--Send Resume and Cover to:                               

     National Recruiter - Carolyn Dares        

        Email: recruiting.canada@davey.com

         P:          800 465 6367 *8439

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