Tree Workers experienced and inexperienced wanted - Northern Beaches

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Work type: Permanent full time
Location: Northern Beaches and North Shore, NSW, Southern Sydney, Sydney, Waterloo
Categories: Chipper, Climber, EWP Operator, Grounds Person, Machine Operator

The Roles:

Experienced vegetation worker?

We are looking for an EWP Operator with a can-do attitude to join the Active team working on our NSW commercial contract, Northern beaches, and North Shore. Typically, you will need to travel up to an hour to reach work sites with opportunities to live away from home.

Reporting into the Supervisor you will ultimately need to be able to operate an Elevated Work Platform and cut, trim, and remove trees around powerlines. Induction and training will be provided. 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. 

Looking to get into the industry?

Learn to become a Chipper Operator where you will be safely placing cut branches through our variety of Bandit Wood Chippers. Working in a small crew, rotating throughout the day between duties such as chipping vegetation, safety observing, setting up a safe worksite, site clean-up and ground cutting using a chainsaw.

You will have the ability and enjoy working 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 job security
  • 8-hour shift from 7.00am to 4pm
  • Work life balance with an RDO (1 day off a month!)
  • Competitive hourly rate, daily travel allowance, with the opportunity for overtime when available
  • Training and support from industry leaders 
  • Paid Living Away from Home allowance when applicable
  • All PPE and uniforms provided
  • Continuous training and development to gain formal qualifications and progress your career within Active
  • National organisation with reach all across Australia 

 What we need from you:

  • A current and unrestricted drivers’ license
  • A MR/HR class driver’s license is highly desirable
  • Elevated Work Platform license/ticket is desirable 
  • Chainsaw operation qualification (Certificate Level 1 & 2) is desirable
  • Industry experience and/or qualifications (Cert III Horticulture/Arboriculture are highly advantageous)
  • 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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