VIC - Chipper Operators, EWP & Jarraff Operators, Climbers & Scopers

Active Tree Services

Location: Benalla, Melbourne, Seymour, Victoria

Job Type: Full time


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.

The opportunity:

We are looking for people with experience operating an Elevated Work Platform, Climbers, Scopers & Chipper operators to join our Victorian Powerlines team in Mansfield.

This role is a permanent opportunity to work outdoors in a small team with good work ethic. You will be reporting to the Supervisor, have the ability to operate an Elevated Work Platform, cut, trim, and remove trees around powerlines, whilst ensuring safe work practices.

What can we offer you

  • Full time permanent role with job security
  • Up to $37 an hour + super + allowances with the opportunity to earn overtime at penalty rates
  • Monday to Friday 8-hour shift from 7:00am to 4:00pm (9 day fortnight)
  • Strong safety awareness, an organisation that makes sure you are Home Safe Every day!
  • All PPE, uniform and tools provided
  • Continuous training, development, and growth to progress your career with Active
  • Carbon neutral organisation that cares for the environment and communities in which we work
  • National organisation with opportunities to travel
  • Paid Living Away from Home allowance when applicable

What we are looking for

  • A current and unrestricted drivers’ licence
  • Elevated Work Platform licence/ticket is essential
  • Chainsaw operation qualification (Certificate Level 1 & 2) is desirable
  • Industry experience and/or qualifications (Cert II ESI Powerline Vegetation Control or Cert III Horticulture/Arboriculture are highly advantageous)
  • A MR/HR class driver’s licence is highly desirable
  • The ability to work as part of a team with a mature outlook and good communication skills

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