Job Position: Both Apprenticeship & Non-Apprenticeship Positions
Salary: $20-23 depending on experience
- MUST HAVE: B.C. Pesticide Applicators License, or ability to obtain; and Class 5 Driver’s License (preferably with air brakes).
- Preferred: Two or Four year degree in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Horticulture or related discipline is a plus, but not required. Ability to identify local tree species and knowledge of regional trees; ISA Certified Arborist is a plus, as is related past PHC experience. Excellent communication skills; Specific task training provided; Excellent Career Opportunity as lead operational PHC position.
- Must have Drivers license
JOB DUTIES: The PHC Tech/Pesticide Applicator performs fertilization and integrated pest management on trees and shrubs using spray and injection tools. Customer service is a key element of the position, as well as routing, product mixing and application. Tree and shrub ID, Pathology, and knowledge of tree & shrub physiology is valuable.
***Pre-employment drug screen is required***
Full time position. Excellent compensation based on qualifications and experience. Offering excellent wages, full benefits, and F/T positions include option to buy company stock after 1 year. Access to industry related training materials. Company is employee owned.