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Date Posted: September 08, 2017
Position: Production Arborist / Climber
Company: Kelly's Tree Care
Description:

Location of Work:             Toronto (GTA)
Language of Work:           English
Terms of Employment:     Permanent, Full time

Production Arborist/Climber is responsible for completion of assigned tasks related to tree pruning, tree removal, cabling and bracing, to higher standards in a safe and efficient manner.

Duties:

  • Ascend and work through the canopy of all scale of trees in a safe and efficient manner, imposing no injury on the tree itself through the use of industry standard ropes, harnesses and hardware;
  • Use climbing spikes (spurs) for tree removal and ONLY for tree removal;
  • Full removal of dead, diseased and/or dangerous trees in a safe and controlled manner;
  • Removal of stumps with industry standard grinding machinery (small manual grinders and large hydraulically driven grinders);
  • Controlled lowering of tree material from heights using modern rigging techniques (blocks, pulleys, ropes and winches);
  • Manipulate and move heavy/irregular tree material with the use of specialized dollies, mechanical advantage and cranes;
  • Properly inspect all tools of the trade for safety including but not limited to cranes, aerial lifts, chainsaws, climbing equipment, dollies, winches, pulleys ropes etc;
  • Planting of all scale of trees and woody plants in accordance with arboricultural standards;
  • Proper installation of safety traffic control barriers;
  • Maintenance and chainsaws and chains;
  • Maintenance of wood chipper machinery;
  • Identify potential hazards in the workplace and mitigate potential hazards in the work place.
Date Posted: September 06, 2017
Position: Skilled Labourer - Certified Arborist
Company: City of Kingston
Description:

Position:  Skilled Labourer - Certified Arborist
Job Code: J0817-1094
Job Type:
Full Time
Number of Positions: 
1
Hours of Work: 40 Hours Per Week
Salary:
$25.41 ­ - $32.48/Hour
Date Posted:  August 31, 2017
Closing Date: September 15, 2017

Kingston’s vision of being a smart, livable 21st century city is fast becoming reality. History and innovation thrive in our dynamic city located along the beautiful shores of Lake Ontario, an easy drive from Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal, in the heart of eastern Ontario. With a stable and diversified economy that includes global corporations, innovative startups and all levels of government, Kingston’s high quality of life offers access to world-class education and research institutions, advanced healthcare facilities, affordable living and vibrant entertainment and tourism activities.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Certified Arborist will assist and participate in all aspects of tree pruning, removals, cable and bracing planting and after care using industry accepted practices including stumping operations. He/she will operate the aerial truck, chipper, and crane truck and maintain all equipment.

The Certified Arborist will perform tree climbing procedures using industry accepted practices as recognized by either I.S.A. and or the Apprenticeship Arborist program, including working in proximity to energized conductors. He/she will also assist in other operations needs as required by the Public Works Department.

Date Posted: September 06, 2017
Position: Forestry Foreman
Company: City of Welland
Description:

The City of Welland is seeking a full time, non-union Forestry Foreman. Reporting to the Manager, Parks Planning and Maintenance, the Forestry Foreman is responsible for conducting maintenance activities within the Forestry programs, and Parks, Facilities and Leisure Services systems as well as providing on-site supervision of crews. This position is also responsible for coordinating and supervising the day to day operations of the Canal lands, including events and special projects and being assigned to on-call duties, as required. This is a 40 hour per week position.

A detailed job description can be obtained by visiting our website at www.welland.ca .

Date Posted: September 05, 2017
Position: Climbing Arborist
Company: Arborcorp Tree Experts
Description:

We are an established tree care company serving Oakville, Mississauga, Milton and Burlington looking to add an energetic, skilled individual who will complement our existing team of arborists and climbers in the day to day maintenance and care of trees.

Date Posted: August 31, 2017
Position: Arborist/Foreman/Climber
Company: Trillium Tree Experts Ltd
Description:

Trillium Tree Experts Ltd is one of the most recognized names in the tree service industry in Eastern Ontario.  We are in the process of re-organization and expansion.  As part of this re-organization process we need knowledgeable and skilled tree workers that are looking to advance their career in arboriculture.

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.