NSW - Entry Level – Start Your Career - Tree Worker

Active Tree Services

Location: Bathurst, Central Coast Council, Dubbo, Gosford, Goulburn, Inner West Council, Katoomba, Mona Vale, Morisset, Mount Kuring-Gai, Mudgee, Narellan, New South Wales, New South Wales, New South Wales, Newcastle, Northern Beaches Council, Orange, Queanbeyan, Sydney, Waterloo

Job Type: Full time


The opportunity:

Active Tree Services is looking to invest in your career in the Arboriculture industry. Working in a small crew, rotating throughout the day between duties such as chipping vegetation, safety observing, setting up a safe worksite, site clean-up and ground cutting using a chainsaw.

We commit to supporting, training, and developing your skills so that you feel confident to undertake your job safely, set your own career goals and build a long-term secure future with the Active family.

In your first 12 to 24 months, you will gain:

  • Truck Licence – Active will assist with obtaining
  • Senior First Aid & CPR
  • Traffic Control
  • Chainsaw operation qualification
  • High Risk Elevated Work Platform 11m above License
  • Certificate II Powerline Vegetation Control
  • Working safely near live electrical apparatus
  • On the job training with experienced Arborists

You will learn:

  • Woodchipper Inductions, Maintenance & Operations
  • Site set up and clean up
  • Traffic Control
  • How to complete daily inspections and report faults
  • Ground base chainsaw cutting
  • Elevated Work Platform operation
  • Learn Safe Approach distances
  • Saw Maintenance
  • Truck driving
  • Tree trimming from Elevated Work Platform
  • Exposure to Climbing crews and specialised machinery

What’s on offer:

  • Full time permanent role with job security
  • 8-hour shift from 7.00am to 3.30pm
  • RDO
  • $26 to $30 an hour + superannuation + daily travel allowance and the opportunity for overtime
  • Paid Living Away From Home allowance when applicable
  • All PPE and uniforms provided
  • Access to free Employee Assist Program
  • Discounts with retail stores such as Active members get up to 40% off Stihl products
  • Strong safety awareness, an organisation that makes sure you are Home Safe Every day!
  • National organisation with opportunities to travel or relocate interstate

About Active:

We are an Australian owned essential service with a national footprint and a workforce of 800 committed to delivering arboriculture, vegetation management, and consultancy services. We have been around for 45 years, and work to keep our communities safe and green while making sure our teams safety comes first.

To find out more about what it’s like to work at Active read our team member stories at: https://www.activetreeservices.com.au/team-member-stories/

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