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Grounds Person – Arborist Assistant

  • Full Time
  • — GTA
  • Closing date: Jun 30, 2024

Website DaveyTree Davey Tree Expert Company of Canada

Job Overview

As a Grounds Person / Arborist Assistant 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 to ensure safe execution of work. 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.



· Previous landscape/horticulture experience considered an asset.

· Ability to work safely as part of a team and possess the willingness to learn and progress.

· Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.

· Willingness to work towards becoming a certified Arborist.


Additional Information

· Full time. Year-round employment.

– Seasonal positions also available

· Davey provides ongoing training and career advancement opportunities, including assistance with tuition

· Employee owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.

· Excellent Benefits package and RRSP program

· Employee Referral Program and other company perks


About Davey Tree

Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada is the leading full-service tree care provider for residential, commercial, utility line clearing, and forestry consulting throughout Canada. As we continue to grow and expand, we are seeking interested and motivated individuals to join our team in various roles. With positions available throughout Ontario and Canada as well as permanent, seasonal, co-op options, Davey has an opportunity for you in the location you desire!

Ontario Locations: GTA, Vaughan, Pickering, Mississauga, Quinte, Ottawa, Muskoka region, Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, Niagara Region, Brantford, Kitchener, London, Strathroy, Windsor

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