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Arborist Apprentice/Ground Crew

Our team at Safe Tree is always looking for highly motivated, hard-working, safety conscious individuals.  At Safe Tree, safety just isn’t in our name, it’s our way of life. In an industry that’s physically challenging and unpredictable you have to be a special kind of person to work for us.

Safe Tree Ltd. is a full-service tree care company serving both Niagara & Hamilton Regions. We offer competitive wages, including a full employee benefit program.  At Safe Tree we value innovation and are always looking for fresh, passionate minds to add to our crews.

Our CEO not only teaches a majority of the certifications you will need, but also prioritizes on the job learning to fully develop our employees, making sure they are set out to become the best of the best in this competitive, unregulated profession.

If you love the idea of a rewarding, physical, tree-centric career then Safe Tree Ltd. might be a great fit for you. We always come back to our roots and remember that trees are an important part of life. Not only do we care about them, but we prioritize them and you; because trees are our passion and safety, our way of life.  

While experience is an asset, we want to make sure we have the right teams together so priority will be given to the right people, over the right qualifications. Anyone can learn how to become an Arborist, but it takes someone special to truly grow into all this career can be. Let us help you reach your dreams – the sky is the limit here at Safe Tree Ltd.

Qualifications you must have OR be willing to obtain while employed with Safe Tree Ltd.

  • Arborist certificate/diploma program
  • Chainsaw license
  • Extensive knowledge of chipper and stumper use
  • Aerial Lift Operations
  • First Aid
  • IHSA MTO book 7
  • Valid and clean Driver’s License G and DZ (Please note that we require 3 years documented experience for DZ licenses)
  • Desire to become a Certified Arborist under ISA 

All Applicants must be responsible, driven/hardworking, an exceptional team player, with strong communication skills and a desire to push personal & physical boundaries. We want this to be a career for you, not a pay check.  

Think you’d be a perfect fit?

Let us know why Safe Tree Ltd. is a great fit for you! Please submit an up-to-date cover letter and resume to our Operations Manager, Craig Hartwick via  We’d love to have you on the Safe Tree team!


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