Sunday , April 2 2023

Busch Gardens Hiring – Arborist

Website Busch Gardens

Job Description:

When you’re at one of our theme parks, the fun never ends! And our Arborist is a big reason why. If you’re self-motivated and have the knowledge and skill to keep our park looking sharp – get on board!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform other miscellaneous duties as required
  • Select proper tools for each task.
  • Dependable performance in terms of attendance, acceptance of assignments, and strict adherence to all safety policies and requirements
  • Perform all functions of tree trimming, maintenance and removals.

Job Requirements:

  • Current International Society of Arborist certification preferred
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Valid Florida driver’s license
  • Inspects trees for hazards and disease
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Preferred 3 years’ experience in arboriculture that includes lead worker or supervisory positions
  • Responsible for following safety policy and procedures
  • Leads and participates in the process of tree maintenance and removals
  • Works with other departments to schedule use of equipment or vehicles or access to restricted areas

Qualification & Experience:

  • Able to work in all weather conditions and temperature extremes
  • Comfortable working around fumes/dust/odor
  • Comfortable with exposure to noise and vibrations
  • Ability to operate (with proper training) high reach, loaders, vehicles with trailers, chainsaws, pole saws, loppers pruners
  • Available to work varying shifts or hours based on park hours including opening and closing shifts, weekends and holidays.
  • Able to lift 50 pounds and push/pull up to 100 pounds with assistance
  • Able to climb and work off ladders
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Comfortable working around water
  • Comfortable working at heights up to 100ft
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Able to train on and properly use protective gear
  • Able to operate and maintain power and hand tools and other equipment in good safe condition

Job Details:

Company: Busch Gardens

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Tampa, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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