Grounds Person / Arborist Assistant
Jack Pine Tree Care & Landscape Design
Grounds person/arborist assistant is an essential part of any effective tree crew. We offer part time (1 to 3 days a week) positions for suitable candidates with or without experience, We will train new staff in the safe use of ropes, rigging, chainsaws, hand tools as well as the maintenance and operation of a brush chipper.
This position is also perfect for anyone considering a career as a climbing arborist or that wants to gain experience in the field.
-physicall strength and fitness
-likes to work outdoors
-Able to do heavy lifting
-Has transportation to get to job site or designated meeting point -be able to communicate with clients and co-workers in a polite and professional manner
- Assist with the disposal of brush and larger sections of wood from tree removal and pruning work.
- Safely operate wood chipper and other compact machinery during tree service operations.
- Safely operate chainsaws to assist with the disposal of brush and wood on the ground.
- Assist the tree climber and other ground workers with the retrieval and delivery of various pieces of equipment and supplies around the job site.
- Assist with the production and delivery of firewood and lumber products.
Other Job Duties (based on skill level, experience, and credentials)
- Fell standing trees when possible and safe to do so.
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org.