Groundworker

Ground support

Full-time or Part-time 

Buckhorn, ON (Kawarthas)

The groundworker will support the crew from the ground to perform all tree care services offered by Logan Tree Experts This individual is a key member of the team and is relied upon to complete projects safely and efficiently. The successful candidate is a reliable, hardworking, analytical thinker who can perform physically demanding work in all types of weather conditions. We are looking for an extremely keen and safety-conscious person to fill this position who has an interest in the Arboriculture Industry and wants to learn more!

Groundworker Qualifications:

  • Formal arboriculture training from a recognized college or university (asset)
  • Chainsaw training or certification (asset)
  • Class G license and clean driver abstract
  • First Aid/CPR (asset)
  • Knowledge of industry rules and regulations (asset)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Capable of performing physically demanding, manual labour in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Able to safely perform ground support operations such as, but not limited to, chainsaw operation, brush management, and chipping.
  • Perform rigging techniques to manage wood material.
  • Operate and maintain chainsaws, chippers, stump grinder, and other equipment.
  • Perform worksite cleanup.
  • Carry out all duties safely and efficiently while following industry standards and company standard operating procedures.
  • Able to communicate clearly and concisely with clients, co-workers, and management.
  • Able to help create and maintain a positive and productive team environment and culture.
  • Capable of receiving direction and feedback from supervisors and management.
  • Able to arrive on time with a professional appearance, positive attitude, and eagerness to work.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork (timesheets, project logs, project risk assessment forms) accurately and on time.

Hours: 40-44 hours/week (Depending on weather and season)

Wage: Starting wage based on skill level, experience, and qualifications.  $18-$22/hr.

Please note that job descriptions may change at any time at the discretion of Logan Tree Experts.