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ISA Ontario

Promotes a sustainable urban forest as part of· managing municipal assets, including support for the administration of forestry contracts and municipal by-laws as related to the urban forest. Responsible for the maintenance of city owned trees by pruning and removing of trees from the ground, by climbing and by the operation of an aerial device in accordance with standard arboriculture practices; leads crew activities as assigned, prepares job site and inspects and maintains crews and equipment; performs tree planting, pesticide application, mulching, fertilizing and irrigation. Inspects and provides detailed reports on tree inventory, hazard tree assessment, regular tree inspections, sub-division guaranteed maintenance & assumption inspections and storm and emergency tree response. Also responsible for performing winter snow plowing and removal operations.

Baum Professional Tree Care INC

We are looking for an experienced climber who is skilled in production pruning and removals. The candidate will lead a crew for some jobs and be a part of a larger crew on others. The ideal candidate will be a friendly, team player with a passion for tree care. Responsibilities Include: Lead the crew as it completes daily client jobs including pruning and removal of trees Ensure that jobs are finished in a safe and timely manner Interact with clients in a polite and friendly manner Delegate work site duties to crew Manage the daily maintenance of Vehicles, Chipper and Tools

City of Hamilton

Project Manager – Forest Health One (1) full-time, temporary position of up to 18 months – Hamilton, ON Do you have a proven record of results-oriented leadership, technical competence, customer focus, innovation and creativity, team advocacy, and staff delegation and empowerment? Can you lead by example, setting above-average standards and implementing strategies to improve effectiveness and efficiency? If so, there’s never been a better time to join the City of Hamilton. Reporting to the Senior Project Manager – Capital Projects, Forestry & Horticulture, you’ll prepare, co-ordinate and oversee the technical, administrative, public liaison, regulatory and contractual aspects of forest health management, pest monitoring, operational and maintenance programs. This is an exciting opportunity to take the lead role with respect to various programs, and manage a multi-functional workforce in the delivery of services to the public and internal clients. As Project Manager – Forest Health, you’ll assume responsibility for the program management of forest health, completing various activities both independently and through the direction of operational staff, consultants and contractors. You’ll be accountable for ensuring that Forestry programs and activities are delivered in accordance with Municipal, Provincial and Federal regulations and guidelines, through the effective and efficient use of financial and staff resources, and in alignment with the City of Hamilton’s Strategic Plan. Using a “best practices” approach to program management, with a customer service focus, you’ll ensure that quality programs and services are developed and delivered in a timely, cost-effective manner.

City of Kitchener

Competition Number:   21-791
Job Code: 1241
Posting Date:  February 11, 2021
Closing Date:  February 26, 2021
Job Status:   Temporary Full-Time

Position Overview:
Your primary responsibility will be the inventorying of city trees along streets and in parks. During the inspection you will measure and assess the trees health, structure, risk (Level I and II) and proposed maintenance. The information you collect will build on an earlier inventory.  All data collection will be done using a GIS based, mobile system that is built on established industry standards and best practices. You will have strong arboriculture/urban forestry field skills, with a demonstrated ability to correctly identify and accurately assess urban trees in all seasons. Your ability to plan and manage your time in the field will be critical ensuring that you meet the daily and weekly targets for the number of trees inventoried. You will have good interpersonal skills that allow you to work in a team environment and communicate with the general public in a professional and efficient manner.  This project will also include focused educational training and mentoring opportunities that will further build skills and knowledge in this and related urban forestry work in addition to the knowledge gained in participating in a city wide tree inventory.

 



Logan Tree Experts

Logan Tree Experts is an established and well-respected tree care company operating in the Kawartha region. We provide tree removal, pruning, planting, stump removal, pest and disease control, cabling & bracing, fertilization, consultation, and tree risk assessments.

Our team includes an ISA Board Certified Master Arborist, ISA Tree Risk Assessor, and ISA Certified Arborists. Our mission is to care for our client’s trees in a safe, efficient and ethical manner while raising awareness of proper tree care within our community.

We utilize the newest tools and techniques and work each day following our professional core values: Safety-Quality-Productivity. At Logan Tree Experts we encourage a culture of respect, support, and continual learning and expect our team members to be considerate, humble, and kind towards each other.

We are looking to fill multiple positions:

Production Arborist/Crew Leader
Assistant Tree Climber (Arborist 2)
Arboriculture Co-op Placement
Groundsperson

To view the job descriptions and our company benefits please visit https://logantreeexperts.com/about/now-hiring/.



Lallemand Inc. / BioForest

Main functions

Reporting to the Manager of Technical Support and Business Development and will be working closely the Technical Specialist; the ideal candidate will strengthen BioForest’s commercial sales team by providing technical support, troubleshooting, and act as a point of contact for product and equipment training to existing and new customers across North America.

Preference will be given to candidates who have graduated from a post-secondary program in Forestry, Environmental Sciences, Arboriculture, or a related discipline, that are looking to gain valuable experience in the field of urban forestry. Tasks associated with this position also include, but may not be limited to:

-Provide bilingual (English/French) technical support to customers within North America, including topics related to tree injection technology, insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, as well as key pests, pathogens, and invasive species as they relate to management of the urban or commercial forest
-Develop and nurture relationships with customers
-Deliver demonstrations, conduct training sessions, and meetings with potential and existing customers
-Maintain processes and procedures related to technical support
-Develop and maintain advanced knowledge in forest pest management, both urban and commercial
-Adhere to BioForest’s customer service standards
-Adhere to Health and Safety Policy



The City of Windsor

Reporting to the City Forester/Manager of Forestry & Natural Areas or designate, this position will be responsible for the care, maintenance, removal, trimming and brush removal of shade and ornamental trees within the City of Windsor utilizing an aerial bucket on public right-of-ways and parkland. Planting trees for urban reforestation and use of spray chemicals for disease and insect control will be a component of the position. Incumbent must be physically fit and a good climber with the ability to work from rope and saddle, ladder or aerial bucket at all heights.



Ottawa Valley Tree Experts

Ottawa Valley Tree Experts (operating as 1414986 Ontario Inc.) is looking to hire two experienced Arborists.

Competitive wages based on position and experience
Type of Position: Full-Time, Year Round and Permanent.

Hours of Work: 40 to 60 hours per week from early morning to early evening



Skyline Tree Service

We are looking for two positions:

An experienced crew leader, with climbing experience to maintain residential and commercial properties.

We are also looking for a junior climber with experience.

Skyline Tree Service provides top quality service to customers throughout the GTA. Established in 1993.



ISA Ontario- Ground Worker Training Program

*This posting has been amended. Due to COVID 19, Technicians must have experience teaching or training small groups of employees or students simultaneously. Technicians are required to train a small group of 6 students with little guidance from the Lead Instructor and no interaction with other Technicians.

The Program Technician will be involved in an industry-based training program that provides entry-level grounds crew training to 24 individuals in London, who need support to enter the field. This practical grounds-crew training will enable them to work productively, safely, and efficiently. The course will focus on developing essential skills and will enhance communication, problem-solving and critical thinking ability. As a Program Technician, you must have the experience, expertise, and ability to effectively instruct in the arborist trade in Ontario. You will assist the Lead Instructor, with delivering curriculum and facilitating daily lessons that are engaging and focused on essential skills. In addition, you will evaluate student progress and maintain program documentation. The successful applicant will possess a combination of formal training, teaching experience and work experience within the arboriculture field.



Cohen & Master Tree and Shrub Services Ltd

Cohen & Master Tree & Shrub Services Ltd. is looking for an Equipment Maintenance Assistant to join our team. We foster a positive and collaborative work environment. We pride ourselves in our work and we are committed to customer service.

We are seeking a mechanically inclined individual help maintain our fleet. Equipment includes diesel and gas vehicles. We run wood-chippers, stump grinders, skid steers and compressors. Pump spray rigs are utilized for tree fertilization and tree spraying. Small engine equipment includes an assortment of chainsaws, winches, drills etc.



The Corporation of the City of Brantford

Reporting to the Supervisor of Forestry and Horticulture, the Forestry 1 position is responsible for performing ground duties in support of forestry job tasks assigned to the in house Forestry crews. This position will work closely with the Forestry 2 position. Responsibilities include participating in all job site safety briefings, assisting with the implementation of work zone safety procedures, operating forestry related equipment such as chainsaws, blowers, pruners and chippers in a safe and efficient manner. Other tasks include assisting climbers aloft with rigging and required felling procedures. Hours of work are eight (8) hour shifts scheduled in advance. Hours may include evenings, weekends and holidays. At times unscheduled hours may also be required as this position is required to respond to emergency situations caused by wind storms, ice storms or other event(s). Overtime and on call response (on rotation) is a requirement of this position.



Town of Newmarket

Under the direction of the Manager, Parks & Property Services, the Supervisor, Forestry is responsible for the day to day delivery of activities of Forestry within the Parks and Property Services. This involves the development and delivery urban forestry management plans, block pruning strategies and general urban canopy management. Review, inspection and approval of forestry related components in new developments and the development of forestry related standards and policies for the Town’s urban forest, natural heritage and woodlots. Oversee all forestry maintenance programs, including but not limited to tree hazard assessments, pest and disease management, canopy maintenance and tree removal and planting.



City of Markham

Responsible for overall coordination and service delivery related to Tree Preservation By-law. This involves overseeing in all aspects of the permit process, including receipt of permit applications, on-site field inspections through to the issuance of permits and permit appeals. Responsible to develop and maintain an urban forestry management program and the development / implementation of the Tree Preservation Education Program. Excellent communication and customer service skills are required.



Woodfellas Tree Care

  • Should be familiar with residential and commercial tree service operations.
  • Must be willing to work in ALL weather conditions.


The City of St. Thomas

POSITION SUMMARY:
This CUPE 35 union position, under the general supervision of the Supervisor of Parks and Forestry, the Urban Forester is responsible for the coordination and implementation of City wide forestry maintenance functions and forestry related duties on City boulevards, City parks, ravines, wood lots and green spaces.

The above is illustrative and not all inclusive. A detailed job description and HOW TO APPLY may be obtained from the City’s website at www.stthomas.ca under Employment, Employment Opportunities.



Arborcorp Tree Experts

Looking for Production Climbers/Arborists!! Starting at $30/hour and will go up based on experience and/or qualifications. Established private tree care company serving Oakville, Mississauga, Burlington and Milton looking for a qualified person(s) to fill the position of Production Climbing Arborist immediately!! We are looking for someone who will complement our existing team in the day to day maintenance of trees. The successful candidate will have one or more of the following: at least 1 year solid climbing experience, Certified Arborist, Certified Tree Worker or Certified Utility Specialist designation. A valid G license is required with preference given to DZ or AZ but for the right candidate we will enroll you in training to upgrade your license!! If you like to work in a fast paced environment, can work under pressure, are able to meet deadlines and have an attention to detail, contact us today~ Arborcorp Tree Experts!



City of Burlington

Reporting to the Supervisor of Forestry, the Arborist provides day to day care and maintenance of trees in order to keep the city’s urban forest in a healthy and safe condition.

Job Number: RPF-02-21
Employee Group: CUPE Local 44
Employment Status: Full Time Permanent



Campbell Tree Experts Inc.

Family run tree care company that specializes in residential trimming and removals for the last 34 years.



Bartlett Tree Experts

You can wear a lot of different hats at Bartlett: Arborist Representative, IPM Technician (Pest Control), Crew Supervisor, Climber, Administrative Assistant. Call today for a free brochure, Careers with Bartlett Tree Experts. Learn about the full range of rewarding career paths with the industry leader in tree care.



Asplundh Canada

Asplundh is a recognized world leader in providing professional, safe, cost-effective and environmentally sustainable vegetation management for 90 years.

We offer a safe and professional work environment with continuous training and development with a comprehensive benefits program with competitive industry wages.



City of Mississauga

This position will apply management techniques for the control of invasive species (flora and fauna), evaluate the effects of management techniques, and monitors invasive species occurrences on City of Mississauga property. This role will assist with botanical surveys and vegetation/habitat monitoring projects, community restoration/tree planting/stewardship projects, and public education regarding invasive species.

Employment Period: Monday March 1, 2021 to Friday November 26, 2021

Hours of work : Monday to Friday – 7.00 AM – 3.30 PM with ocassional evenings and weekend shifts.

Please note: Due to the uncertainty we are facing during the COVID-19 pandemic, the recruitment of these positions is dependent on available vacancies and business operation needs.



City of Mississauga

This position will apply techniques for the creation and management of naturalization areas on City of Mississauga property. This role will assist with botanical surveys and vegetation/habitat monitoring projects, community restoration/tree planting/stewardship projects, and public education regarding invasive species.

Employment Period: Monday March 1, 2021 to Friday November 26, 2021

Hours of work : Monday to Friday – 7.00 – 3.30 PM with occasional evening and weekend shifts.

Please note: Due to the uncertainty we are facing during the COVID-19 pandemic, the recruitment of these positions is dependent on available vacancies and business operation needs.



City of Mississauga

Working for the City of Mississauga means you are part of something big, something special!  You will be part or a team of engaging, enthusiastic and dedicated people that are committed to collaborating with one another to deliver on our commitment to the residents, visitors and businesses of Mississauga. Take pride in working in our Forestry and Natural woodland preservation areas. Come join the Forestry group at the City of Mississauga and become part of the rich heritage in our City!

Employment Period: Monday March 1, 2021 to Friday November 26, 2021

Please note: Due to the uncertainty we are facing during the COVID-19 pandemic, the recruitment of these positions is dependent on available vacancies and business operation needs.

Learn more from Cameron on what it is like to be a Forestry Labourer at the City, HERE!



Diamond Tree Care & Consulting Inc

Diamond Tree Care & Consulting Inc. is an established and reputable tree care company based out of Georgetown, ON. We are looking to welcome an experienced arborist to our team of skilled and knowledgeable staff. If you’re a passionate and motivated individual who meets our qualifications, we encourage you to apply today!



Diamond Tree Care & Consulting Inc.

Diamond Tree Care & Consulting Inc. is an established and reputable tree care company based out of Georgetown, ON. We are looking to welcome an experienced arborist to our team of skilled and knowledgeable Staff. If you’re a passionate and motivated individual who meets our qualifications, we encourage you to apply today!



Tree Doctors

Daily operate Bucket Truck in Tree Care Operations



Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Ltd

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 and expand, we are seeking interested and motivated individuals to join our team.
Positions:  Groundpersons, Arborist Apprenticeship, Climbers, Plant Health Care Technicians

JOB DUTIES: Positions involve providing expert tree surgery services, ground work support, and plant health care operations to client properties. Responsibilities include fertilizing, pesticide application and systemic injection, climbing, pruning and removing trees as well as full debris removal and site cleanup on residential and commercial properties.