Heritage Tree Care

Date Posted
March 31, 2019

Position
Junior climbers / Groundies / Arborists / Branch Manager / Estimator

Location
Based in West Central Toronto operating all over the GTA

Description

Heritage Tree Care is a highly regarded and thoroughly established, expert tree service based in Toronto’s west end since 2006. We are a progressive and thoughtful company that is set to expand operations throughout the GTA. We are keenly seeking to hire a selection of ACE arbor pros for a great 2019 ahead.

We take a full circle, holistic approach to the study and maintenance of each tree we are asked to investigate as well as an extremely safe and considered approach to every bio-mechanical challenge we come up against on a daily basis. We specialize in technically complicated pruning and removals in tight downtown locations. So get out of the boring old suburbs and Join us if you like a challenge.



Qualifications

OFFERED POSITIONS:

● Junior climbers/ Groundies = $17.50 – $22.50;
● Arborist/ Climber = $22.50 – $40.00;
● Branch Manager/ crew chief = $27.50 – $40.00;
● Quoter/Estimator = TBD.

WE OFFER:

● Easy commute. Our yard is in Parkdale – perfect for the downtown dweller;
● Optional 4-day workweek with time off encouraged;
● Excellent pay rate & bonuses based on productivity and overtime;
● We are an Equal opportunities company, and everyone has a voice.

Junior climbers:

● Have at least one year of experience working in a tree related industry;
● Have a diploma in arboriculture or are planning to go to college;
● Aspire to be a full-time climber if you are applying for the Junior position;
● Have knowledge of safe working practices within the tree care industry;
● Be a Pro industrial athlete and a super tree nerd – or have a genuine desire to become one;
● Have a serious work ethic, cool demeanor, and keen ambition;
● Adhere to the HTCs company code of ethics and carefully follow the Policies & Procedures Manual and safety protocol;
● Have a clean drivers license.

Arborist/climber:

● Be competent in all tree climbing skills (minimum of two years of climbing experience);
● Have a proficient and safety-conscious approach to performing pruning and tree removals, especially near homes, over roofs, and in locations with some risk of property damage and where advanced rigging techniques are required;
● Have extensive knowledge of pruning and rigging techniques;
● Have strict adherence to safe working practices;
● Be reliable, punctual, responsible, and dedicated to quality work;
● Have strict adherence to safe working practices;
● Have a serious work ethic, cool demeanor, and keen ambition;
● Be a reliable team player with the ability to efficiently plan a job, lead a crew and provide basic mentorship for crew members in support roles;
● Adhere to the HTCs company code of ethics and carefully follow the Policies & Procedures Manual and safety protocol.

Branch Manager/ crew chief:

● Be responsible for providing leadership to a crew of less experienced professionals with respect to safety, execution of work orders and productivity;
● Act as a single point of contact for customers and upper management as per the specific job site directive;
● Take responsibility for the quality of the service provided with close attention to detail;
● Be highly knowledgeable of tree risk assessment and onsite hazard reduction;
● Have a serious work ethic, cool demeanor, and keen ambition;
● Adhere to the HTCs company code of ethics and carefully follow the Policies & Procedures Manual and safety protocol;
● Have a clean drivers license.

Estimators:

● Minimum 3 years of tree care experience with the ability to estimate, organize and provide high-level customer care for a variety of tree services ranging from pruning, removals, plant health care treatments, soil remediation, planting, etc.;
● ISA Certified Arborist or industry equivalent with formal arboriculture/forestry training;
● ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification preferred;
● Familiarity with relevant GTA tree protection bylaws;
● Experience preparing general / construction arborist reports an asset;
● Adhere to the HTCs company code of ethics and carefully follow the Policies & Procedures Manual and safety protocol;
● Have a clean drivers license.



Education/Assets/Other


Pay/Benefits

OFFERED POSITIONS:

● Junior climbers/ Groundies = $17.50 – $22.50;
● Arborist/ Climber = $22.50 – $40.00;
● Branch Manager/ crew chief = $27.50 – $40.00;
● Quoter/Estimator = TBD.



Date Ad Expires
June 1, 2019

How to apply

Contact [email protected] with your resume and cover letter.
Or call Joseph @ 416 458 4745 for an informal chat.

HTC is the only company in Canada with both an ISA Certified Arborist-CA and a TCIA Certified Tree Safety Professional-CTSP. We aspire to be the best at what we do and encourage others to progress along with us!

Check our website at http://www.toarborist.com