Arborists, also called tree care specialists or tree service technicians, maintain healthy trees and treat or remove injured and diseased trees.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Arborist (444A)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers average $20.00 per hour. Employee benefits and opportunities for overtime are possible.
|Do you have good hand-eye coordination?
|Are you able to work indoors and outdoors? Are you comfortable working at all heights?
|Do you have a driver’s license and a good driving record?
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?
|Do you have strong reading and writing skills?
|Are you detail-oriented?
|Do you consider yourself a good problem solver?
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as an Arborist (444A) may be for you!
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