Heavy Equipment Operator

Division: Utility
Status: Full Time

Position Information:

STARTING:   Applications accepted until suitable candidates are 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 motivated individuals with Heavy Equipment experience to service various rail contracts throughout Canada.




Job Duties:

  • Operation of Hydro Axe, Excavator and/or Skid Steer
  • Service equipment and perform routine maintenance
  • Assistance in loading/unloading equipment at different work locations
  • Groundwork support for trimming operations;
  • Chainsaw, chipping and loading trimmings/brush;
  • Assist the Trimmers and Foreman in job site setup, debris removal, cleanup, and equipment maintenance.  
  • Willing and able to move locations as contract progresses


Preferred but not require, we will train you:

  • Valid DZ license / Class 3 Licence with Air Endorsement (or equivalent)
  • Experience with excavators, mulchers or front-end loaders
  • General landscaping experience
  • Experience with chainsaw and chipping operations
  • Positive attitude and work ethic, willingness to learn and progress  
  • Ability to work safely, as part of crew team
  • Bondable with no prior criminal record
  • Bi-lingual is an asset but not required

Additional Information:

  • Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Wages range from $22 – 27/hr
  • Shift work with full time and overtime hours
  • Travel and accommodation costs included
  • Excellent benefits package, RRSP, and career advancement opportunities.
  • Employee-owned company with stock options available after 1 year of service.
  • Access to unlimited industry related training materials for continuing education.
  • 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:

Recruiter - Heather Dover

@: recruiting.canada@davey.com

P:  800 465 6367 *8439

F:  330 593 7577

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