Tree Risk Assessor

South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Competitive Salary
May 02, 2021
Jun 11, 2021
Job Role
Risk Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
About the Role

The primary purpose of this role is to work with the Contract Manager to implement a tree risk management system. As the tree risk assessor, you will be responsible for assessing each council-owned tree, site and target/s in accordance with the scheduled inspection regime using the Level 1 & 2 Tree Risk Assessment Methodology as described in the American National Standards ANSI A300 (Part 9)-2017.

The Level 2 Basic Assessment shall be applied using a ground-based visual assessment and the qualitative assessment techniques described in the ISA Best Management Practices for the Tree Risk Assessment (Second Edition, Companion publication to the ANSI A300 Part 9). Data will then be recorded by the Assessor in a purpose built app via an Ipad. From time to time you may be required to perform other aspects of tree maintenance within your capabilities.

About you:
  • Arboricultural professional with attention to detail
  • Previous experience in Tree assessments
  • Ability to work autonomously or as part of a team
  • Ability to work safely and promote safety in the workplace
  • Physically fit and able to work in the field for extended periods
  • Certificate V in Arboriculture or equivalent
  • QTRA or TRAQ qualification preferred
  • Extensive pest/disease management knowledge
  • Current VIC Manual licence
  • Certificate II ESI qualification (preferable)
  • High Risk Work Licence (EWP) & Chainsaw qualification (preferable)

  • In returnweoffer:
  • The job security that comes with our list of long-term contracts
  • The opportunity to further develop your skills in a strong, supportive environment
  • A workplace that focuses on safety first
  • A company with a culture of teamwork and respect
  • Use of a company vehicle
  • Opportunities to attend industry events supported
  • Attractive remuneration package

  • Citywide is an equal opportunities employer, we invite applications from all backgrounds

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