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Job Details

Supervisor, Tree Service


Tree Ninja Inc.

Date Posted

December 20, 2021


  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $35.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 16, 2022
Job Requirements


Tree Ninja Inc.




  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Chippers
  • Crane


3 years to less than 5 years

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
  • Leading/instructing individuals
  • 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)

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

Ability to Supervise

  • Working groups
  • Staff in various areas of responsibility

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
  • Judgement
  • 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

Feb 16, 2022

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 & Abilities
The Supervisor, Tree Service is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance Contractors and Managers

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


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


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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