Groundsperson/Arborist Assistant – Colborne

Job title: Groundsperson/Arborist Assistant – Colborne
Posted on: January 23, 2023
Job Description:

As a Grounds Person you will be working to support the operations above; you will play an important part in both site set up and assistance to both climbers and trimmers. You will play a vital role in the safe execution of work for our crews and members of the public or clients. This role will provide newcomers to the tree industry with a better understanding of what we do at Davey and provide the right individuals with a career advancement opportunities and training.

Job Duties:
• Groundwork support for trimming operations.
• Chainsaw and Chipper operation/loading brush.
• Assist Crew leader in job- site setup, debris removal, cleanup and equipment maintenance.
• Abide by industry safety policies and procedures.
• Raking up/ leaf blowing job sites.
• Rigging down limbs.

Additional Information
• Davey provides ongoing training and careers advancement opportunities
• Full time. Year-round employment.
• Seasonal positions also available
• Excellent Benefits package and RRSP Matching Program
• Employee owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.
• Employee Referral Program and other employee perks

Employment Type: Full-time
Field of Work: Trades
Required skills:


• Valid provincial driver’s license. Licensed to drive a 5-ton vehicle and air brake endorsement considered an asset.
• Willingness to work towards becoming a certified arborist.
• Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
• Previous landscape/horticulture experience considered an asset.
• Ability to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress.

Company information

Company Name: Davey Tree Expert Company of Canada, Ltd.
Address: 151 Industrial Park Road
City: Colborne
Postal Code:K0K1S0
Additional information:

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