Arborist – Climber

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Buckhorn, ON (Kawarthas)

The successful candidate for the Arborist – Climber position will work with a crew to perform all tree care services offered by Logan Tree Experts. We are looking for an extremely competent and safety-conscious person to fill this position who has a passion for Arboriculture and wants to learn and excel in the industry. 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year of production tree climbing experience at a recognized tree service.
  • Current enrollment in an arboriculture program at a recognized college or university (asset), or;
  • Diploma in Arboriculture from a recognized college or university (asset)
  • Chainsaw training or certification.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • Capable of performing physically demanding manual labour in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Class G license and clean driver abstract.
  • Knowledge of industry rules and regulations.
  • First Aid/CPR.
  • DZ, AZ, or AR licensing (asset)
  • Mobile crane (knuckleboom) operator 8t certificate (asset)
  • Aerial Lift (Spiderlift) experience (asset)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ascend and perform aerial operations to safely and efficiently remove trees of all sizes, including storm and hazard trees.
  • Perform rigging techniques to safely dismantle trees with various targets.
  • Perform proper pruning techniques in trees of all sizes, for clearance, structure, and safety.
  • Remove and prune trees utilizing equipment including aerial devices and cranes.
  • Operate and maintain chainsaws, chippers, stumper, and other equipment.
  • Perform worksite cleanup.
  • Perform ground support such as, but not limited to, rigging, cutting, brush management, and chipping.
  • Carry out all duties safely and efficiently while following industry standards and company standard operating procedures.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork (timesheets, project notes, project risk assessment forms) accurately and on time.
  • Arrive on time with a professional appearance, positive attitude, and eagerness to work and learn.
  • 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.

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

Wage: Starting wage based on skill level, experience, and qualifications.  $22-$30/hr.


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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!

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.


Arboriculture/Urban Forestry Co-op Placement – Join our team

The co-op student is relied upon to help the team complete projects safely and efficiently while receiving their co-op hours and valuable industry experience. 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!

Students will have the opportunity to learn from an ISA Board Certified Master Arborist/ISA Tree Risk Assessor, and ISA Certified Arborist. After passing a competency test, students may have the opportunity to work aloft based on their skills and abilities. This is an entry-level role with the opportunity for growth and advancement.

Qualifications:

  • Current enrollment in an arboriculture program at a recognized college or university
  • Chainsaw training or certification
  • Class G license
  • First Aid/CPR (asset)
  • Knowledge of industry rules and regulations

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Capable of performing physically demanding manual labour in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Able to carry out all duties safely and efficiently while following industry standards and the company’s standard operating procedures.
  • Ascend and perform aerial operations to safely and efficiently remove trees (after passing tree climbing competency testing).
  • Perform rigging techniques to safely dismantle trees with various targets.
  • Perform proper pruning, for clearance, structure, and safety (from the ground or aloft after passing tree climbing competency testing).
  • Operate and maintain chainsaws, chippers, stumper, and other equipment.
  • Perform worksite cleanup.
  • Able to communicate clearly and concisely with 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 risk assessment forms) accurately and on time.

Hours: This placement runs from the end of the school semester until approx. August 31st. 40-44 hours/week (Depending on weather)

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.