ID A0003 Ground Person (Burnaby and Delta)

Job Description

A leading Residential/Commercial tree care company, is seeking to fill the position of Arborist Ground Person. We specializing in tree removals, pruning, cabling & bracing, Integrated Pest Management and Fertilization.

Our Burnaby & Delta locations are both currently hiring.

-Performs all required ground duties in support of specific job assignments, as directed by crew leader or designated supervisor
-Participates in all job site safety briefings
-Utilizes all appropriate personal protective equipment
-Assists with the implementation of work zone safety procedures such as the placement of cones and signs, and the provision of flagging services
-Properly utilizes hand tools associated with arboricultural and landscaping work
-Uses and maintains chainsaws safely
-Assists in conducting a tree risk assessment prior to working on any tree
-Assists with the implementation of tree felling procedures
-Assists climbers and crew leaders working on the ground and aloft
-Operates the chipper and all other equipment safely
-Assists with driving, backing, dumping, and parking duties
-Learns and understands the procedures and techniques needed to assist in performing plant health care services
-Learns and understands the dangers associated with electrical hazards
-Reports for duty at the designated location on time each day
-Follows directions from the crew leader or designated supervisor
-Learns, understands, and adheres to all safety rules and company safety policies
-Participates in all safety training sessions offered, asks questions, and improves job safety skills
-Communicates well with all crew members and crew leader
-Strives to improve job skills and develop the potential for upward mobility

A comprehensive benefits package including life insurance, AD&D, LTD, Health and Dental is offered after a 3 month waiting period. After completing 1 full year of employment employees are eligible for our Registered Pension Plan and 10 days of paid vacation annually.

Job Location

Burnaby & Delta

Applications for ID A0003 Ground Person (Burnaby and Delta) are closed.