Treemendous Tree Sales and Transplanting

Date Posted
March 14, 2021

Position
Operator

Location
80182 Front Rd, Clinton ON, N0M 1L0

Description

Treemendous Tree Sales and Transplanting is an established landscaping / agricultural / horticultural company and has been providing a consistent and reliable tree transplanting service for more than 40 years. We specialize in moving large, mature trees and we have transplanted trees all across Ontario. We are looking for a reliable, mature individual to join our team as a full time Operator.

Responsibilities

  • Daily operation and maintenance of the following equipment;
    Truck mounted, and track mounted Tree Spades (up to 70 h.p.), farm tractors, mini excavator, aerators, chainsaws, Telescopic lift boom, and dump truck (ie. lubrication, check fluid levels, repair, adjust or replace items needed for circle check);
  • Travelling throughout Ontario to complete or assess booked jobs (geography/locates/discuss site plans) potentially on a solo basis;
  • Transplanting trees;
  • Be constantly alert to surrounding and overhead hazards
    It is a must, to be professional and leave each site as if it were your own;
  • Trustworthy and discreet

The right candidate for this position will be team-oriented, but able to work well on your own. Be creative and dedicated to continuous business improvement initiatives, while practicing the highest level of safety on the job.



Qualifications
  • Minimum DZ licence;
  • Clean driver’s abstract;
  • Willing to work flexible hours;
  • Be able to make small repairs/troubleshoot equipment issues (mechanical knowledge an asset);
  • Able to climb, able to lift 100 lbs.;
  • Strong customer service and communication skills;
  • Knowledge of equipment operation (tree spades, track loader, tractor, mini excavator);
  • Basic tree knowledge;
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (ie. pandemic, fire safety, control and develop prevention plans to avoid workplace injury), and the Workplace Violence and Harassment Act


Education/Assets/Other
  • Require DZ driver license;
  • Tree knowledge / Equipment Knowledge.


Pay/Benefits

TBD

Salary: Competitive

Pay Rate

Date Updated 14/03/2021

Status New

Date Ad Expires
May 1, 2021

How to apply

As a seasonal business, this position consists of 40-44 hours a week from mid-March to the end of November (or longer, dependent on business), overtime will also be required at certain times of the season. Treemendous offers competitive wages reflective of experience and performance. Interested candidates please email your resume to [email protected]

Attention: Heather.