Eastern Sydney
Posted 2 months ago

If you like rock climbing, outdoor work and using machinery:

We require a trainee to complete an Australian Apprenticeship in Certificate III Arboriculture (tree surgeon/tree climbing).


Will be trained in the safe use of all machinery and equipment, rigging (mechanical winch), chainsaws, chipper, some elevated work platforms and cranes.  Other duties and training include:


  • Tree climbing
  • Root mapping with air spade
  • Tree care/removal
  • Learn to use ropes
  • Trim and shape/pruning
  • Hedging
  • Pest and disease control


Most work is in eastern suburbs. Drivers Licence, transport and Whitecard required.  Must be fit for physical work.  3 years on the job including 18 months – 2 years at Ryde TAFE.


TAFE fees are government subsidised, no fees and attendance is paid work time. Hours are Monday – Friday 7am – 3.30pm. Some overtime may be required. Wages are paid under the National Training Wage.


Please forward your resume and cover letter to kduck@austrg.com.au. To fast track your application phone Kerry on 0438 984214 (Mon-Fri 9:00am-4:30pm)

Job Features

Job CategoryArboriculture
VacancyCertificate III Arboriculture
No. of positions2
EmploymentFull Time
Start DateASAP
Interview DateASAP

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