Arborists & Apprentice Arborists




Canberra, ACT

Salary etc:

$30 - $40 per hour

About the Role

Working in the most prestegious trees in Canberra. From tree selection and planting to delivering scheduled maintenance and reactive requests, Citywide maximises the life of trees and parklands. You will be joining a close team that undertakes the full scope of tree maintenance services including audits, pruning, tree removal, travel tower work (EWP), chipper operation and stump removal.

What you will do:

  • Pruning, removal of trees, tree climbing and stump grinding (where required).
  • Performing all aspects of tree maintenance/replacement works as required.
  • Driving and maintaining heavy equipment in a safe and professional manner (trailer mounted machine, light trucks, tip-truck).
  • Ensuring work area is safe for you, your team and member.

About you:

  • Certificate III in Arboriculture.
  • Current MR licence (Desirable).
  • Ability to work safely & promote safety in the workplace.
  • Ability to work autonomously or as part of a team.
  • Experience dealing with customers, clients and members of the general public.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Problem solving skills .

In return we offer:

  • The job security that comes with our list of long-term contracts.
  • The chance to make an impact in a rapidly expanding company.
  • The opportunity to further develop your skills in a strong, supportive environment.
  • A workplace that focuses on safety first.
  • A company with a culture of teamwork and respect.

About Citywide

Citywide is a company with a clear purpose and mission - we shape liveable cities by delivering the full scope of civil infrastructure, open space and environmental services to government and private enterprise. Collectively, our services positively impact more than 14 million Australians every day..

Please note

A full drivers licence and good driving record is essential. Reference checks, Driver Demerit Check, Police Check and Medical, including Drug and Alcohol testing are all pre-employment requirements for Citywide.

We do not accept unsolicited resumes from employment agencies. No (search) fee will be paid in the event we hire a candidate whose resume is submitted by an employment agency to any of our employees without a valid written recruitment agreement. Such resumes shall be deemed the sole property of Citywide.

Citywide is an equal opportunities employer, we invite applications from all backgrounds.


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