Climbing Arborist Wanted - Perth
About the job
Professional Tree Surgeons are seeking a full time Climbing Arborist.
For over 50 years we have been working in some of the most beautiful parks and properties in Perth.
- Are you an experienced tree climber with demonstrated leadership skills?
- Do you appreciate working for a company that prioritises safety, efficiency and a high standard of arboricultural care?
- Do you want to spend your days working on some of the most beautiful properties in the Perth Metro area using state of the art equipment to make your job easier?
Who you are:
- A strong leader with a positive attitude & ability to mentor crew members and to communicate effectively.
- An experienced arborist who cares about the craft of arboriculture, with an appetite to improve outcomes for our urban environment.
- A professional with a willingness to learn and develop.
- Monday to Friday 40 hour/week full time position
- Overtime and emergency call out roster available.
Job Particulars and Sponsorship
- Employer paid superannuation currently at 11%
- 20 days annual leave per year
- Overseas applications are strongly encouraged and we welcome 6 month positions for candidates currently on, or planning to obtain, a working holiday visa (417).
- Advice and assistance with VISA applications and housing/accommodation can also be provided for successful applications. We will provide sponsorship for the right candidate.
- Rate of pay based on experience and qualifications.
- Ideally 5+ years working as a climbing Arborist with the ability to perform all basic aspects of tree care production work
- Rigging experience and comfortable working in tight urban environments
- Experience in a customer service people-facing position
- Demonstrated general knowledge of trees
- Working knowledge and understanding of ANZSI & WHS standards, or willingness to learn
- Valid Drivers License Manual, preferably Class MR
- Holding, or ability to obtain First Aid / CPR Holding, or ability to obtain EWP licence
- Cert III or ISA Certified Arborist or equivalent
About the Company
Professional Tree Surgeons
Professional Tree Surgeons has been a WA family run business since 1967. We are proud to be recognised as Western Australia’s first certified Tree Surgery company, dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of Perth’s urban forest.