Arborist Apprentice/Groundsperson ID: 65796

Deadline Date: 2023/04/02

Location:  Thunder Bay

Rutter Urban Forestry is seeking qualified and ambitious people to fill several positions for the upcoming 2021 season and on a full time permanent basis.

Posting Date:
2021/02/10
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 349 Mooney Avenue
Start Date:
 2021/04/05
Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 40/week
Wage:
 $16.00 to $17.00 per hour
Number of positions:
 3
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Occupation:
 Natural and Applied Sciences and Related, Trades, Transport, and Equipment
Duties:
ARBORIST APPRENTICE (2 Positions)

This position is for those with an interest in entering the arboriculture trade, but with yet no experience in the field. While past arboriculture experience is welcomed, it is not necessary for this position.  Our apprentices will need to show an interest in trees, working at heights, working outdoors (in all conditions), physically challenging work, and personal/professional growth.  Supplemental winter training through Humber College is an option for our apprentices during the winter months and is encouraged along with self-guided learning.  Valid G-class license required (D-class preferred). (Compensation starting at $16.50/hour)

 

Qualifications:
GROUNDSPERSON (1 Position)

Rutter Urban Forestry is looking for one hardworking individual with a positive attitude and a keen interest in arboriculture operations. This individual will need to show an interest in working outdoors (in all conditions), physically challenging work, and on the job learning.  Common duties include, raking/clean-up of job sites, assisting arborists with running ropes, chainsaw use (training provided), lifting/moving wood pieces, and stump grinding.  A strong aptitude and willingness to learn can lead to a future Arborist Apprenticeship opportunity. Valid G-class license required. (Compensation starting at $16.00/hour)

Misc.:
 
Closing Date/Apply by:
2023/04/02
How To Apply:
HOW TO APPLY

We encourage candidates to submit both a resume and cover letter to apply for these positions.  Please let us know why you’d be a good fit to work with our team and why you are interested in arboriculture.  Applicants who submit only a resume will not be considered. Be creative and honest in your application.  Potential candidates will be contacted to arrange for an interview, either physically distanced and in-person, or by video/phone call. We anticipate work to begin in April this year.

Please send your application by email to:  info@rutterurbanforestry.ca 

We look forward to hearing from you!

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Tim Nosworthy
Position Title:
 Owner/Manager
Company Name:
 Rutter Urban Forestry
Address:
 349 Mooney Avenue
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Postal Code:
 P7B 5L5
Phone:
 8072525585
E-mail:
 tim@rutterurbanforestry.ca
Web Address: