Arborist Tree Services

$66,552 yearly
  • Bayswater City Council
  • Bayswater WA, Australia
  • 05 May, 2022
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Job Description

Permanent, Full-time

The City of Bayswater is an award winning, values driven organisation proud to be serving our responsive community with a broad and varied range of quality services.  We are proud of our diverse culture, green spaces and built environment, and we are connected by our vibrant local centres and our focus on creating safe and welcoming places for people.

About the position

At the City of Bayswater we are passionate about our trees, and have made a commitment to grow our tree canopy to benefit our community and future generations.  For this important work we are looking for a passionate individual to join the Tree Services operational team responsible for the City’s juvenile tree planting and care program. This team will plant over 3,000 juvenile trees every year, and the successful applicant will provide arboriculture maintenance and care to the City’s juvenile tree assets.

About the person

We are looking for someone that has the necessary qualifications and experience in the Arboriculture field, or has been engaged in employment similar to this position.  They will have excellent knowledge of tree species and their physiology, as well as diagnostic skills to identify early formative issues, pathogens and harmful insect infestations.  They will also have a strong work ethic to be able to achieve goals and program targets.  We are also wanting someone that can work cooperatively with others and takes pride in what they do.

Further information can be found by viewing the Position Description.

What we offer

Permanent full time position with a salary of $66,551.94 plus:

  • Rostered day off every fortnight
  • 22 days annual leave
  • Free aquatic and gym membership
  • Generous superannuation contributions
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Employee health and wellbeing program

Should you wish to get further clarity on the role itself, please contact the Coordinator Tree Services, Jack Onley, on 9270 4162.

Closing Date: 4.00pm, Thursday 19 May 2022

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Applicants should include a current CV and a cover letter describing how they meet the requirements of the role found in the position description.

The City of Bayswater is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we promote a workplace that values and foster the diversity of our staff. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, people from cultural diverse backgrounds and young people.

The City of Bayswater reserves the right to close this advertisement prior to the closing date.

Candidate screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date.

Applications may be used to fill subsequent vacancies.

COVID – 19 vaccination requirements:

The health and wellbeing of our staff and community is of upmost importance and we comply with all current State public health orders and directives related to employee vaccination. It is strongly advised that all new employees are fully vaccinated, unless a medical exemption is provided. For some positions, it’s a mandatory requirement. Please consider this requirement when submitting your application.

CLIFF FREWING
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Job Closing Date

19 May, 2022