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Full-Time Arborist Crew Leader – Victoria, Burnaby, Delta, Vernon, Kelowna

What are you looking for in an arboricultural career? Do you want to make a lasting impact?  Gain expertise via access to breakthrough research and development? Or would you like to advance as far as your hard work and ambitions will take you? Bartlett Tree Experts offers all of that - and more. As the oldest, largest, and premier scientific tree and shrub care company in the world, our people thrive in a safety-first, entrepreneurial, promote-from-within environment. Join our family-owned company -  and make our next success story your own.

We are seeking experienced Arborist Crew Leaders who have a passion for preserving and caring for trees. This position will involve pruning and general maintenance of trees and shrubs on commercial and residential properties. 


Pay Rate: $26-$34/hr based on experience.  Benefits including; Paid Holidays, Health, Dental, Life insurance, Health Spending Account, monthly incentive bonus, and annual boot allowance.



  • Supervise and manage tree care crew while performing all aspects of tree care services, as directed by the Arborist Representative and Local Manager
  • Review scope of work and safety issues with the Arborist Representative before beginning each work assignment
  • Ensure that each crew member is trained appropriately for each designated job assignment
  • Demonstrate the ability to manage a crew safely
  • Ensure that all tree care work is performed in accordance with industry and company standards
  • Interact with clientele to help ensure job satisfaction
  • Bring a cooperative and enthusiastic attitude to the job site


  • At least 3 years of climbing (DdRT or SRT) and bucket operation experience in the tree care industry
  • Valid driver's license and clean MVR
  • Degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Plant Science, Landscape Management, Environmental Science or a related field is preferred but not required

The F. A. Bartlett Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.


Bartlett Tree Experts has been in business for over 100 years.  We are the largest family-owned tree care company in North America with over 100 offices in the USA, Canada, and Europe.  We pride ourselves in offering scientific tree care and have unmatched resources with the Bartlett Tree Research Laboratory.  If you are someone who is looking for a long-term future with a great company, submit your resume and come join our winning team!  


To apply please visit

Dodie Cox
(250) 479-2342
Click to view background photo & credits
Project: Westminster Pier Park
Landscape Architect / Firm: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.
Location: New Westminster, British Columbia
Photo Credit: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.