Sunday , April 21 2024

Job at Geelong – Team Leader Arboriculture

Website Geelong Council

Job Description:

In this role you will be working as part of the Parks & Gardens team and will be responsible for leading a small team of experience arborists. You will be performing general maintenance of street and park trees, including occasional removal. You will also be required to perform emergency storm works where required and liaise with the general public, contractors and internal departments across council.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the daily duties of a tree maintenance team to provide a professional and customer focused service.
  • Assess trees to identify defects and perform remedial works where required.
  • Undertake tree maintenance activities including tree pruning, tree removals and root pruning
  • Operate and maintain plant and equipment including trucks, chippers, travel towers, and general arboriculture equipment

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience in operating and maintaining plant and equipment including trucks, chippers, travel towers and general arboriculture equipment.
  • Experience in identify defects in trees and performing remedial works.
  • Knowledge of plant species, pests, diseases and control measures.
  • Certificate III in Arboriculture and Medium Rigid (MR) licenc

Job Details:

Company: Geelong Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: South Geelong, Victoria, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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