Cressman Tree Maintenance & Landscaping Ltd

Date Posted:
May 16, 2018
Tree Crew Supervisor
Cobourg area

Cressman Tree Maintenance & Landscaping Ltd. is a family-owned business that has grown and operated in the Cobourg Area since 1984. We specialize in professional landscaping and tree services for residential, commercial and municipal clients. With over 30 years of experience in the tree and landscaping business, we are committed to delivering the highest standard of quality and workmanship for every project we undertake.

Position: Tree Crew Supervisor
Start Date: Immediately
Location: Our head office and yard are located in Cobourg, Ontario. We service the entire Region; from Peterborough to Pickering to Belleville. Cobourg is located on the north shore of Lake Ontario halfway between Toronto and Kingston. Cobourg has been recognized multiple times by MoneySense Magazine as "One of Canada's Best Places to Live" in populations under 25,000.


Job Duties:

  • The ability to provide mentorship and training through quality leadership to crew members;
  • Proficient, both, as a climber and as a bucket truck operator;
  • Effectively operate, maintain and repair chainsaws, chippers and other arboriculture related tools;
  • Adhering to industry standards, safely prune and remove trees for Hydro line clearing.

Work Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience as a climber and bucket truck operator with proven arboriculture knowledge;
  • 2+ years of experience supervising a crew of 2-3 people;
  • Extensive of experience in the care and safe operation of Tree removal and Pruning equipment; Chainsaws, Polesaw, Hedge Trimmers, Stump Grinders, Wood Chippers. etc.

Education and Certification:

  • I.S.A. Certified Arborist – Current;
  • Valid DZ & G Driver’s License with Clean Drivers Abstract;
  • Arboriculture Certificate (i.e. Fleming College - Arboriculture Program certificate) preferred;
  • Utility Arborist Certificate of Qualification preferred;
  • Work Area Protection and Book 7, Fall Protection, current Standard First Aid & CPR Certification, and IHSA Line Clearing Safety and Awareness.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Fully committed to a Safe Work Environment;
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills;
  • Must love physically working outdoors; successful candidate should be prepared to work in all weather conditions;
  • Work well in a team or individually;
  • Candidate is expected to be courteous and polite to team members and clients ;
  • High level of detail and attention to work;
  • Self-determined with excellent time management skills.

Work Week:  Monday to Friday (44 hours per week), dependent on weather conditions.

Compensation: Competitive Starting Wage and Company Benefits

Date Ad Expires:
July 16, 2018
How to Apply:

Please send your resume to us by email:

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Our mission is to enhance and promote the care and benefit of trees for present and future generations in Ontario through education, research and awareness.