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Trainee Arborist

December 20, 2023

Amazing opportunities are now available to learn & work alongside the best arborist's in the business. Grow your career with A&D Tree Services.

As a Trainee Arborist you will be working towards achieving;

  • HR Drivers Licence (preferred)
  • Construction Induction Card (must have)
  • EWP License
  • Standard Climbing Technician
  • Cert 3 in arboriculture
  • Wood Chipper, stump grinding and chain saw competency


A week in the life of a Trainee Arborist looks like this;

  • Attending TAFE monthly
  • Going with crews onsite and following Team Leader’s directions.
  • Ensuring you complete daily Pre-Start Risk Assessments.
  • Cutting wood, loading firewood & mulch and doing mulch and firewood deliveries.
  • Using the machinery including wood splitter, skid steer, front End loader
  • Traffic Control.
  • Ensuring that job sites are left clear, and no waste left behind.
  • Carrying out all WH&S procedures.
  • Ensuring gear and vehicles are being kept clean and greased and well looked after
  • Recognising and reporting hazards which may affect the health and well-being of yourself, others, or the environment
  • Assist & cooperate in ensuring the quality, safety and environmental management reports are updated and all A&D policies are followed.


To be successful in this traineeship position, you will;

  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills
  • Proven ability to work as part of a team
  • Able to undertake manual/physical work
  • Commitment to working in a safe manner
  • Well-presented and friendly customer service skills

A&D Tree Services has been locally owned and operated for nearly 40 years. Offering investment in training and development, there are many opportunities to build an exciting and fullfilling career as an Arborist.

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