The primary function of the arborist is to assist accomplish tasks such as pruning, cabling, bracing, fertilizing, treating, removing and planting of trees.
Training for these tasks include learning about safe work procedures, small equipment operation, climbing techniques with rope and saddle, climbing techniques needed for using spikes for removals, safe rigging practices, advanced chainsaw operation, skid steer/compact front end loader training, completion of company project management paperwork and knowledge related to arboriculture.
The above task work procedures and safe work practices are required to fulfill our clients' needs. The arborist's actions are all directed toward satisfying the client, the arborist representative and the General Manager, while at the same time maintaining a safe, efficient, and productive operation.
Basic tree ID skills
Ability to understand written, verbal and non-verbal communication