• Full Time
  • Part Time
  • High River

Company Name: Somerset Tree Service Ltd. (Art Cox)

Position: Ground worker to assist Arboriculture (tree care) services

Location of job: High River, Foothills Area

Job summary: To work outdoors, Assist key Arborists (tree workers) in duty to various tree operations in clean up, production, maintenance. At various sites on municipal and private properties. Experience with mechanical maintenance and operation is an asset. Agriculture and gardening experience an asset. Your own driver’s license with clean drivers abstract, and vehicle to get you to our shop each day is mandatory. We provide transportation to and from each work site from our shop base. (10 mins from High River)

Busy season from March to October each year. With opportunities to work November to February.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Safely Drive a truck and trailer to sites, As qualification allows.
  • Operating various equipment, brush chippers, trucks, chain saws. hand tools.
  • Assist in maintaining tools and equipment.
  • Clear communication and ability to learn and listen to operate with an experience crew in a safe
  • and positive environment.

Qualifications:

  • Clean abstract drivers license, driving experience. Towing trailers is an asset.
  • Physically fit, and ability to work outdoors.
  • Arboriculture, gardening, agriculture, nature, experience is an asset.

What we (company) offer:

  • Safe, friendly work environment
  • In house training provided, along with additional professional training options available.
  • Most weekends off
  • Schedule flexibility.

Hours: Monday to Friday, Permanent Full-time, Permanent Part-time, Seasonal

Wage/ Salary: $18.00 to $23.00 depending on experience.

To Apply send resume and cover letter to:

  • e-mail: art@somersettree.com
  • phone: 403-369-8904

Competition closing date: Open, permanent.

Start Date: Immediately available.