• Current Positions

    Arborist / Climber

    Responsibilities and Duties

    Your Job Duties:

    • Perform all duties in accordance with Arborist Safe Work Practices
    • Perform required tree work from ground level, climbing or by aerial lift.
    • Remove brush, diseased trees and branches
    • Pruning, stumping and required clean up
    • Knowledge in production tree removal, tree pruning and rigging
    • Groundwork support for trimming operations.
    • Chainsaw and Chipper operation.
    • Ability to learn climbing and proper pruning procedures.

    Your Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

    • Minimum 1-3 years experience of in all types of arboricultural work including; tree climbing, bucket operations, pruning, removal, cabling, bracing, and stumping (an asset but not required)
    • Experience is an asset, but we are willing to train
    • College training is an asset
    • Experience and knowledge of approved safety procedures when working at heights
    • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner
    • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
    • Working at Heights (an asset but not required)
    • Valid G Driver’s License and safe driving record
    • DZ or AR License is an asset

    Your Work Conditions:

    • Outdoor field environment
    • Remote locations as well as urban city environment
    • Daily travel from site to site
    • Walking/hiking on various surfaces including flat, dry, wet, slippery, uneven, rough, steep terrain, hills and slopes
    • Exposure to noise, dust, grease and all types of weather and temperature conditions

    License or certification:

    • G License (Required)
    • DZ or AR License (Required)

    Job Type: Full-time


    Please send resume to info@mcfarlantree.ca