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Job Details

Supervisor, Tree Service

Posted on Mar 31, 2021 by Tree Ninja

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $35.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 30, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Tree Ninja

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) certification
  • Class 5/5F/G Licence (cars, small trucks and other 2-axle vehicles)

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Chippers
  • Crane

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Tender and administer contracts
  • Prepare proposals
  • Prepare contracts and tenders
  • Plan and estimate labour and materials
  • Maintain progress and other reports
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Leading/instructing groups
  • Estimate costs
  • Hire, supervise and schedule staff

Area of Specialization

  • Work planning, estimating, measuring and scheduling
  • Tree service
  • Rigging and handling
  • Reports and records
  • Mechanical
  • Truck repair

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

Office building

Specific Skills

  • Write specifications
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Operate chainsaw to fell, delimb and buck trees
  • Maintain financial records
  • Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
  • Assist in operation, repair and maintenance
  • Contact potential customers by phone

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Remote location
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Manage landscaping projects
  • Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Apr 30, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Supervisor, Tree Service is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Contractors and Managers
DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising and hiring staff; and in controlling the operations of maintenance services

OBJECTIVE

Interest in organizing and directing the planting and maintenance of trees, gardens, lawns, shrubs and hedges, and the construction and installation of fences, decks, patios, walkways and retaining walls

METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan and estimate the materials and labour requirements for contracts

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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