Tree Doctors Incorporated

Date Posted
May 5, 2020

Licensed Exterminator/Pesticide Operator & Plant Health Care Crew Leader

Various GTA & Surrounding Areas


Duties and Responsibilities (will include but not be limited to):

  • Must complete all company assigned paperwork on the job site on a daily basis, including such documentation as tailboard meeting paperwork, on-site health, and safety documentation, daily and weekly completion logs;
  • Candidates must be ready, willing and able to work outdoors in varying and sometimes adverse weather conditions, be punctual, reliable and able to follow written and verbal instructions;
  • Candidates will need to load and offload heavy objects and products repeatedly throughout the day at each job site location;
  • Candidates must always safeguard other employees, the public and surrounding areas at each job site from hazards in and around their work areas;
  • Work alongside your peer’s day to day to complete assigned tree injections and keep accurate and up to date logs as well as product inventories
  • Candidates must be able to communicate in a clear and precise manner with management, colleagues, and members of the public as needed;
  • Candidates must adhere to all company policies and procedures including health and safety, WHMIS and ensure that required PPE is in proper working condition and is worn at all times;
  • Having even a basic knowledge of equipment, vehicles, and tools is an asset;
  • Understanding of species-specific insects, disease and cultural tending practices for common area trees are an asset; having solid knowledge of tree/shrub identification is required.


Licensed Exterminator/Pesticide Operator Qualifications:

  • To be considered for this position a candidate must possess a valid commercial pesticide applicator/exterminator license. A valid driver’s license with a clean driver abstract is preferred;
  • Previous experience working as a PHC/IPM technician using injectable pesticides is considered an asset;
  • Plant Health Care Crew Leader “Additional Qualifications”:
  • In addition to possessing a valid commercial pesticide applicator/exterminator license as a Crew Leader, you must be an ISA Certified Arborist.
  • Be familiar with the principles of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an asset;
  • As part of our Tree Doctors onboarding and orientation, all new hires/applicants will be provided training on the safety and technical aspects of injectable pesticides (TreeAzin, ImaJet, AceCaps, etc.) in preparation for the requirement that he or she inspects all equipment, tools, vehicles, and product for any and all deficiencies; bringing to their immediate supervisor’s attention any and all concerns and/or issues.

  • Valid commercial pesticide applicator/exterminator license is required
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driver abstract is required
  • Crew Leader applicant must be an ISA Certified Arborist

$ 20.00 per hour to $ 28.00 per hour – negotiable based upon education and experience.

Salary: Competitive

Pay Rate

Date Updated

Status New

Date Ad Expires
July 1, 2020

How to apply

To apply for either or both of these positions:

Email your cover letter, resume, and a copy of your ISA certificate (if applicable) and your commercial pesticide applicator/exterminator license to:
Stacey Maiorana Carruthers, Manager, Human Resources & Customer Success.
416-201-8000 x 119

[email protected]