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arborist Verified

Posted on May 10, 2022 by Employer details Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada Limited

Job details

  • LocationKelowna, BCOn the road job
  • Salary$26.44 hourly for 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Full time
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Long term benefits
  • vacancies 4 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2046759

Overview

Languages

English

On the road job

Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work Site Environment

  • At heights
  • Outdoors

Work Setting

  • Various locations

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Survey and assess designated sites
  • Apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn care products
  • Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions
  • Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease
  • Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures
  • Plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens
  • Plant and move trees
  • Operate chainsaw to fell, delimb and buck trees

Credentials

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) certification

Experience and Specialization

Area of Specialization

  • Plant knowledge and identification

Additional Information

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability

Benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

Advertised until

2022-09-01

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