Arborist Crew Leader Wanted - Calgary, Alberta

Arborist Climber Calgary Alberta, Prairie Provinces (Canada) Full Time

About the job

Salary CAD 55,000  - CAD 75,000

At Davey, your office is the outdoors. Every day brings a new adventure, and our national footprint provides you the opportunity to see and experience different parts of the country. Clients hire Davey because we are expert professionals, and we only hire candidates who can deliver on that promise every day. You’ll have a chance to do what you love each workday, and your team will have your back. Whether you’re working independently or as part of a crew, you’ll be given the training, resources and flexibility to do your job – and to do it safely, every day. A career with Davey means you’ll be able to take care of your family and responsibilities at home while still getting your daily dose of adventure.

Job Duties

  • Safely and efficiently lead a crew in providing arboricultural care for our clients.
  • Direct crew members, manage equipment, and plan and execute assigned tasks.
  • Supervise and assist in the proper maintenance, preparation and operation of all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts.
  • Perform all aspects of inspection, tree pruning and removal services safely and skillfully for clients, including but not limited to:
    • Pruning, thinning, and removing deadwood throughout the tree canopy.
    • Installation of cables, bracing and lightning protection systems.
    • Removal of hazardous trees.
  • Manage customer service expectations.
  • Abide by Davey and industry safety policies and procedures.

The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected class, including race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, marital or familial status, disability, status as a protected veteran, status as an Aboriginal or Indigenous person, or other classification protected by law.


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Preferred Skills

  • Minimum 2 years experience as an Arborist.
  • Valid provincial driver’s license. Licensed to drive a 5-ton vehicle and air brake endorsement considered an asset.
  • The ability to understand and safely direct a team on the process of safely ascending tree canopies at all heights.
  • ISA certification or certificate of enrollment in an arboriculture program or equivalent.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • Strong tree, knot and shrub identification skills.

Benefits Offered

  • Full time. Year-round employment.
  • Competitive compensation structure
  • Davey provides ongoing training and careers advancement opportunities.
  • Occasional overtime required.
  • Excellent Benefits package and RRSP Program
  • Employee-owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.
  • Employee Referral Program and other company perks.

About the Company

Davey Tree Expert Company

At Davey, we care about our clients, each other and the world around us. We offer the resources, size and stability of a big company while maintaining the culture, entrepreneurial spirit and feel of a small one. We’re always striving to be our best, and we expect the same of each and every employee. We invest in our employees by offering industry-leading training, technology, flexibility and benefits that lead to a rewarding and safe work experience for employees at all levels. And our unique employee-ownership model means you can have a stake in the success of our company every day, with every decision you make. Wherever you want to grow your career – from a new role to a new geography – there’s a place for you at Davey.

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