Trainee Arborist/Tree Worker

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09 Jul - 07 Sep 2021

Full time opportunity in Brisbane metropolitan area for people with a can-do attitude who want to work outdoors, enjoy physical work and are safety conscious.


The Role:

This role will work on a long-term contract of Active’s covering but not limited to the Brisbane Metropolitan area. The work could also require Living Away from Home from time to time.

You will undertake all aspects of tree maintenance work in a safe and effective way. This is an opportunity to work outdoors in a small team with good work ethic, using well-maintained equipment and state of the art technology.

You will have the ability to work in a physically demanding outdoor environment in various types of weather conditions. You will not be afraid to roll up your sleeves and get stuck into hard physical work.

What’s on offer:

  • Full time permanent role with an essential service
  • Job security despite various lockdown restrictions
  • Earn a competitive hourly rate (plus allowances) with the opportunity for overtime
  • On the job training with the opportunity to gain formal qualifications  
  • The chance to learn from supportive and skilled team members
  • All PPE and uniforms provided
  • Access to innovative technology and equipment
  • Work for a generous organisation that cares for the environment and wildlife
  • Active foster the development of their employees and always look to promote from within

What we are looking for:

  • A current and unrestricted drivers’ licence
  • White card
  • A MR/HR class driver’s licence is desirable
  • Genuine interest in Horticulture/Arboriculture
  • A passion and respect for safety, Home Safe Every Day is our number one value
  • The ability to work as part of a team with a mature outlook and good communication skills

About Active:

We are an Australian owned essential service with a national footprint and a workforce of 800 committed to delivering arboriculture, vegetation management, and consultancy services. We have been around for 45 years, and work to keep our communities safe and green while making sure our teams safety comes first.

To find out more about what it’s like to work at Active read our team member stories at:

Please note: All shortlisted candidates are required to attend a full pre-employment medical including audio testing and drug and alcohol screening.

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