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Arborist or Aboriculturalist

Job Number: 2

Permanent   |  Carp, Ontario   |  Posted on Feb 04, 2021 ← Back

Positions: Arborists or Aboriculturalists (NOC 2225)

Employer:1414986 Inc. operating as Ottawa Valley Tree Experts

Type of Position: Full-Time, Year Round and Permanent

Wage: Between $25.00 to $34.00 per hour based training and experience

Benefits: Annual Salary Review and Relocation Assistance

Language of Work: English

Credentials: High School Diploma and Vocational Training or Certificate and Commercial Driver’s license (DZ/AZ or ARZ)

Experience: 2 years or more

Locations of Employment: 152 Moonstone Road, Carp, Ontario K0A 1L0 and surrounding areas

throughout the west end of Ottawa including Stittsville, Carp and within the National Capital Region

Hours of Work: 40 to 60 hours per week from early morning to early evening

Own Tools Required: Steel toe safety boots.

Ottawa Valley Tree Experts is looking to hire experienced Arborists/Abroculturalists. Competitive wages based on position and experience.

 Skills and Experience Required:

  • Must possess tree and plant knowledge have the experience in plant and tree identification
  • Experience in professional tree climbing and ability to climb trees using ropes, harnesses and climb ladders to access work areas
  • Ability to examine trees to diagnose problems and disease and carry out various treatments such as pruning and repairing damaged areas
  • Pruning, trimming and shaping trees to enhance their appearance, health, value and to prevent interference with buildings and utilities
  • Ability to cut and prune trees from trees, treetops and commercial vehicles equipped with elevation equipment and hoists in accordance with industry practices
  • Ability to perform tree trimming and removal from extreme heights and in aerial settings using ropes, harnesses, ladders or other support structures
  • Experience operating chainsaws, brush-cutters, rigging, lowering devices, chippers, stump grinders and other industry equipment
  • Experience maintaining tools and machinery
  • Ability to cut out dead, low hanging and undesirable limbs
  • Ability to carry out tree removal and stump grinding
  • Ability to oversee and manage daily crew
  • Ability to perform grounds man duties as required
  • Must be able perform strenuous work, repetitive tasks, standing for extended periods, bending crouching and kneeling
  • Dedication to maintaining safety standards and safe work environment for entire crew
  • Must be organized, have excellent oral communication skills and be able to prepare clear written reports documenting completion of projects or services
  • Must be able to operate commercial vehicles and have valid commercial driver’s license (DZ/AZ or ARZ) and clean abstract
  • A good work ethic, team player and have effective interpersonal skills
  • ISA Certified Arborist preferred
  • Arboriculturists Trade Certification
  • An apprenticeship program is available for Arboriculturists

 You will need your own transportation as there is no public transit to our shop located at:

152 Moonstone Road, Carp, Ontario K0A 1L0

Services delivered across the National Capital Region

Check our website at Ottawa Valley Tree Experts https://www.ottawavalleytreeexperts.com/

Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/ottawavalleytreeexperts

How to Apply:

Resumes can be sent by email to info@ottawavalleytree.com

Applications may be sent by Fax to 613-831-4171

Applications also accepted by Telephone at: 613-831-2493

Job summary


1414986 Inc. operating as Ottawa Valley Tree Service

Job Type



Carp, Ontario

Start Date

Feb 08, 2021

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