Arborist Plant Health Care Specialist

Arborist Plant Health Care Specialist

14 Sep
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Bartlett Tree Experts
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Toronto

14 Sep

Bartlett Tree Experts

Toronto

Overview:

Bartlett Tree Experts is a 100+-year-old scientific tree and shrub care company with over 130 offices in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, and Ireland. Built on family values and the pursuit of scientific tree care, we are proud of the quality of our work, level of service, award-winning safety record, and, most of all, our people. With services including pruning, insect and disease management, soil care and fertilization, and cabling and bracing, we strive to keep trees healthy and beautiful. We believe that every tree deserves a champion and are always looking for new champions to join the team!



Benefits:

We offer competitive compensation, as well as:

A safety-first culture and professional workplace







Advancement opportunities - we promote from within

Life, LTD, ADD, medical and dental

RPP Plan, Healthcare spending account, and paid vacation and holidays

Industry credential/license pay increases

Company-paid uniforms, PPE, gear, and equipment

Boot reimbursement up to $200

Access to training, continuing education programs, and a variety of resources provided by the Bartlett Tree Experts Research Laboratories



To find out more about what life is like at Bartlett, check us out on Instagram @LifeatBartlett.



Responsibilities:

To ensure your success, we provide hands-on training provided by Bartlett's dedicated team of arborists. As a Plant Health Care Specialist, you will play an important role in:



Performing tree and shrub care treatments using spray, tree injection, and soil injection tools as prescribed by the Arborist Representative

Communicating with clients regarding work performed during site visits

Mixing and applying pesticides and fertilizers to trees and shrubs according to diagnosis, safety procedures, label instructions, and state laws

Properly maintaining and operating equipment and vehicles (hand tools, spray agitators, portable spray equipment, and other machinery)

Completing accurate record-keeping and reporting daily

Safely driving a company vehicle to multiple properties throughout the day

Working as a member of a tree care crew, under the Arborist Crew Leader's supervision during the off-season



Qualifications:

A passion for nature, the environment, and the outdoors

Interest in working outdoors year-round in all weather conditions

Ability to obtain a Commercial Pesticide Applicator License – We will pay for the cost of the exam and help you prepare!

Valid driver's license and clean motor vehicle record

Learn to identify trees and shrubs common to the region

Degree or Certificate in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Turfgrass, Environmental Science, Plant Science, Outdoor Recreation, Agriculture or a related field OR prior experience working in landscaping or horticulture is preferred but not required



The F. A. Bartlett Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Location : Name: Toronto Location : State/Province: ON Category: Plant Health Care Latest Post Date: englishcareers: 9/13/2021 Type: Regular Full-Time