Utility Arborist and Crew Lead

  • Employer: Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Limited
  • Location: Vancouver
  • Salary: $32.00 to $38.00 /hour

Job Description

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 a Utility Arborist Crew Leader with our Vancouver office.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide expert tree trimming services and inspections to client properties.
  • Responsible for climbing, pruning, and removing trees as per work specifications.
  • Perform required general maintenance and daily inspection of equipment.
  • Manage customer service expectations, safely lead jobsite and crew operations.
  • Abide by Davey and industry safety policies and procedures.*

QUALIFICATIONS

  • College of Trades Utility Arborist certification
  • 1-5 years residential tree care experience performing pruning and removals from rope and saddle, and aerial lift.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Advanced chainsaw and chipper operation.
  • Strong tree and shrub identification skills.
  • Valid provincial driver’s license. 5 ton license and Z endorsement an asset.
  • Ability to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress.*

ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCompensation based on qualifications and experience : $32.00 – $38.00 per hour

  • Full time. Year-round employment.
  • Occasional overtime 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.
  • Local Work

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!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $32.00 to $38.00 /hour

How to Apply

Send Resume: vancouverrecruiting@davey.com