Overview

We are a team of certified, professional arborists and forestry technicians that plan and safely execute all types of tree, land, and forestry management programs.

The company has earned a reputation for providing great service with a solid track record of safety in its operations. FTS is fully insured and is a BBB-accredited business.

Job Title:

Overview:

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Arborist/Tree Climber to join our team . As an Arborist/Tree climber, you will be responsible for various duties related to tree removal and pruning, bucket operation, rigging, crane removal, tree assessments and other duties as assigned. This is an exciting opportunity to enhance your skills and knowledge with a company that has been in the industry for 30 years.

Duties:

– Operate bucket trucks and other specialized equipment for various tasks

– Perform tree removals, tree trimming & pruning

– Assist with rigging operations for lifting and moving heavy objects

– Chainsaw operation

– Conduct regular inspections and maintenance of equipment

– Follow safety protocols and ensure a safe working environment

Requirements:

– Previous experience operating bucket trucks and other relevant equipment is considered an asset

– Strong knowledge of in aboroculture

– Proficiency in rigging operations

– Excellent attention to detail and problem-solving skills

– Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

– Chainsaw Operator License is a requirement

Please note that this job description is not exhaustive and additional duties may be assigned as needed.

If you are a dedicated individual with a passion for the tree industry and possess the required skills, we encourage you to apply for the position of Aborist/Tree Climber.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: $25.00-$30.00 per hour

Expected hours: No less than 40 per week

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekends as needed

Experience:

  • tree climbing: 2 years (preferred)

Location:

  • Ottawa, ON (preferred)

Willingness to travel:

  • 25% (preferred)

Work Location: On the road