ID A0014 Arborist (Kelowna)

Job Position: Non-Apprenticeship Position

Salary: $23 - $27

Job Requirement

  • Job Duties:
  • • Full scope of arboriculture/ horticulture practice in residential and commercial setting
  • • Providing expert tree trimming services and inspections
  • • Responsible for climbing, pruning and removing trees as per work specifications
  • • Operates vehicles, machinery and power tools in accordance with safety policies and procedures
  • • Participates in crew meetings, safety and/or job specific training
  • • Identifies and manages potential risks and hazards on the job site
  • Job Requirements:
  • • Completion of a Degree, Diploma or Apprenticeship in related discipline from a postsecondary institution, or a minimum of 3 years of Horticulture, Forestry or Arborist experience
  • • ISA Certified Arborist or Tree Worker, or an acceptable combination of training and experience
  • • Unrestricted Class 5 Drivers License with a safe driving history required
  • • Ability to demonstrate proficiency in operating chainsaws or other power tools
  • • Knowledge of trees, shrubs and plants native to the area
  • • Training or certification in proper climbing, rigging and safe tree access techniques
  • • Knowledge or training of proper risk assessment and industry safety practices
  • Desired Attributes:
  • • Positive attitude, goal oriented with a drive to succeed
  • • Flexible and adaptable with a desire to learn and grow with a team
  • • Ability to work both independently and as a contributing team member
  • • Strong communicator
  • • Ability to take initiative and lead by example
  • • Aptitude for identifying potential hazards and reducing risks
  • • Be physically capable of demanding outdoor work in varied weather conditions
  • including heavy rain and snow

Transportation Requirements

  • Must have Drivers license

Job Description

We are searching for an Arborist who is dedicated to achieving high standards in their work. The ideal candidate is looking to grow their career, be challenged to learn, lead and contribute to the highest industry standards.

Job Location

Kelowna – The Village at Gallaghers Canyon, BC

Additional Information

• Compensation based on qualifications and experience
• Full-time hours
• Benefits package available
• We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Applications for ID A0014 Arborist (Kelowna) are closed.