Job Description: Arborist


Who We Are

Silverback Treeworks is an Arborist Company based in Squamish BC and works in a variety of residential and commercial settings throughout Vancouver and the Sea to Sky area. We deliver exceptional service by utilizing skills, workmanship and safety to the highest standards. Our arborists work in many aspects of arboriculture including, tree removal, maintenance, and care.

What you bring to this position

ISA Certification or an acceptable combination of training and experience

Certification or demonstratable abilities in safe climbing, rigging and chainsaw operation

Experience in safe operation of chippers, stump grinders and other relatable equipment

Knowledge of trees shrubs and plants native to this area

Knowledge of industry safety practices and ability to perform risk assessment on site

Occupational First Aid Level 1. Higher considered an asset

Unrestricted class 5 driver’s license

What makes you a good fit for Silverback

You’re an all-weather outdoor enthusiast who works as hard as they play

You take pride in workmanship – just ok is never good enough

You have strong customer service skills and the ability to work well with a varied client base

You are always striving to learn and improve

You are capable of and enjoy working both independently and as part a team

You take initiative and lead by example

What you get out of working with Silverback Treeworks

Working in one of the most spectacular areas in Canada

An in-house training program, ability to advance skills and knowledge and be recognized for it

A generous gear and continuing education allowance

Competitive compensation including a Health and Benefits plan

A four x ten workweek

Working with an amazing crew from around the world, regular team BBQ’s and special events


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