Ground Person (Arboriculture)

Job Number: 7612

Permanent   |  Toronto, Ontario   |  Posted on Jan 28, 2019

The Ground Person is responsible for carrying out duties assigned by the Lead Climbing Arborist / Crew Leader or designated supervisor in a safe and efficient manner. 

Responsibilities of the Ground Person:

  • Preparing the necessary equipment for the work day
  • Ensuring work is conducted safely
  • Knowledgeable in rigging techniques and knots specific to arboriculture
  • Maintaining a clear work area
  • Processing tree parts and using a chipper


  • Driven and self-directed when completing tasks
  • Chainsaw certificate required                                                                                                                                                                   
  • Full or partial completion of an Arboriculture diploma program and/or equivalent field experience an asset
  • Experience in the Arboricultural trade an asset
  • G driver’s license with a clean abstract an asset (DZ license an asset)


Pay / Benefits


  • Rate of pay will vary with experience and skills
  • Paid training opportunities
  • Equipment and climbing gear are eligible for reimbursement
  • Group benefits are available
  • Overtime pay for hours exceeding 44hrs per week
  • Flexible vacation time
  • Growth potential and competitive wages



How to Apply


To all interested applicants, please email your resume to or through

Job summary


Central Tree Care Ltd

Job Type



Toronto, Ontario

Start Date

Mar 25, 2019