The Tree Company is one of Melbourne's most professional and respected tree companies providing an array of high quality tree-related services. We are a dynamic, expanding Melbourne-based company of 35 qualified arborists, trainees and ground crew, we have been in business for 18 years. Our work is varied, challenging and exciting and covers all aspects of tree care and preservation. Our unmatched ability to combine skill and experience with environmental sensitivity and the latest in arboricultural technology and equipment sets us apart form our competitors. Our clients include: local government, commercial/corporate, schools, residential & golf courses. Our work is varied, challenging and exciting and covers all aspects of tree care and preservation (no repetitive line clearance work). Our depot's are conveniently located in both Surrey Hills and Preston (Vic), close to public transport.
Positions avaliable: Climbing Arborist, EWP operator, Experienced Ground Crew, Stump Grinder Operator, Operations Manager
The positions are full time, work includes a wide range of Arboricultural activities: tree pruning, shaping, removals, planting, preservation (plant health care, bracing, propping, etc), transplanting, etc. Applicants will possess the professionalism and ability to work within the residential environment as well as council contracts and various large commercial sites. We are seeking energetic and enthusiastic people with experience in the industry. This is a great opportunity to join a team of committed Arborists, with fantastic career development with excellent remuneration and benefits.
All equipment is well maintained and managed by our in-house mechanics and is compliant with Occupational Health and Safety regulations.
The following qualifications would be highly regarded:
The Tree Company is an established business operating in Melbourne's eastern and northern suburbs. 70% of our business is with corporate and local council clients. We are seeking a mature person with wide experience in the arboricultural industry for a position that involves a varied range of duties to contribute to the ongoing development of the Company. Working closely with the Owners and Operations Managers, the Manager will be responsible for establishing and maintaining relationships with new and existing clients, quoting for work, scheduling jobs, management and supervision of work crews.
The role requires a self-motivated person with strong organisational skills, knowledge of Australian Standard 4373-2007 Pruning of Amenity Trees, sound plant identification skills, excellent communication (including written), people skills, reliability, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Minimum qualification - Certificate III in Arboriculture, or equivalent
Minimum 5 years' experience as a practising Arborist
Experience in quoting, scheduling and team management
Good computer skills
Visa sponsorship is available for the right candidate
Stump Grinder Operator
You will be primarily by operating our new 100 hp Rayco, remote controlled grinder. You will possess the professionalism and ability to work with crews and autonomously within the residential environment as well as Council contracts and various large commercial sites. The position will suit a mature person that is self motivated with mechanical aptitude that takes pride in their work and respects the equipment. Medium ridgid truck licence is required for this position.