Careers

Current Opportunities

Our people are what makes Treetech the leader in urban forest management. Our values and culture ensure everyone is well looked after and have the opportunity to expand and develop their careers. With opportunities spanning sales, consultancy, fleet and arboricultural services you’ll find a diverse range of job opportunities here.  Please do not hesitate to contact us if you wish to be part of the Treetech family.

Arborist (Christchurch)

  • Experienced climber
  • Work across a variety of locations
  • Learning and development
  • Be part of an exciting team

We are looking for motivated, hardworking Arborist to make their mark in a high growth sector within Wellington, whether you are recently qualified or a seasoned, battle hardened Arborist!! This could be a great opportunity for you to take the next step in the Arboricultural industry. We want to hear from you if you have a positive attitude and want to be part of an awesome team.

Treetech Specialist Treecare Ltd is one of new Zealand’s leading Arboriculture companies. Founded in 1996 by Chris Walsh who remains Managing Director to this day.  The company has branches in Wellington, Christchurch, and Invercargill.

We pride ourselves on being innovative thinkers and providing outstanding customer service, and above all having a great professionally trained team. Our values are important to us – Technology/Innovation, Respect, Environment and Excellence, these are the foundations of our business.

What you will bring to the team:

  • Certification in Arboriculture or related industry qualification preferred
  • Have a proven track record as a capable Arborist
  • Class 2 Licence preferred but not essential
  • Have the ability to work in a team and independently when required
  • Have a good understanding and capability to adhere to Health and Safety regulations

The successful candidate will also have:

  • Have exceptional people & communication skills
  • Ability to Identify areas of improvement and enabling staff to perform in the demanding industry
  • Pride in your work

What is in it for you:

  • Exposure to some of New Zealand’s most significant arboriculture work
  • A role where you can be challenged and supported every day
  • Attractive employment benefits, future training, development, and equipment provided

If you think you’ve got what it takes then apply now telling us why you are the right person for the job.

Treetech fully supports efforts to get New Zealand vaccinated, as such all new employees are required to provide proof of vaccination.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

Please note: drug testing and a Ministry of Justice Police Checks are mandatory for all applicants offered work.

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Utility Arborist (Christchurch)

Arborist Powerlines

  • Work across a variety of locations
  • Close worker certified
  • Be part of an exciting team

Join our high performing Utility Arborists to complete our contract obligations with an ever-changing Arboriculture industry where there is always a need for experienced Utility Arborists to join our Christchurch team. Making communities safer for people to live, work and play in – keeping the lights on and trees trimmed away from power lines.

Treetech maintains HV/LV lines across Orion’s 8000km2 power network stretching from the Waimakariri River to Rakaia River, and Arthurs Pass to all of Banks Peninsula.  We cover remote areas to urban areas.  This activity is classified as essential service, allowing consistent work even during lockdowns.  We also hold the Christchurch City Council contracts, giving us a diverse range of work.

We want to hear from you if you’re an energetic, positive person looking for the next step within the arboricultural industry. A place of work that is still growing with the potential for growth and plenty of scope to learn and grow. We pride ourselves on being innovative thinkers and providing outstanding customer services, and above all having a great professionally trained team.

Treetech Specialist Treecare Ltd is one of new Zealand’s leading Arboriculture companies. Founded in 1996 by Chris Walsh who remains Managing Director to this day.  The company has branches in Wellington, Christchurch, and Invercargill.

Our Values, People, Quality, Environment, Wellbeing and Growth. Our team are the pick of the bunch, we have a great culture that promotes self-improvement, driven by attitude.

What you will bring to the team as a Qualified Utility Arborist:

  • Proven track record as a capable Utility Arborist (minimum 2 years’ experience)
  • Experience is using elevated work platforms (EWP) near powerlines
  • Prior climbing experience would be advantageous
  • Close Worker certification
  • A current NZ Drivers Class 2 Licence
  • Traffic management qualifications
  • Commitment to Health & Safety regulations
  • Enthusiastic and professional attitude in all interactions
  • Have the ability to work in a team and independently when required
  • Excellent attention to detail and high work ethic
  • A positive attitude, honesty & reliability
  • Be environmentally aware

What you will get:

  • Full training throughout your apprenticeship to achieve Level 3 NZ Certificate in Utility Arboriculture.
  • Support in all aspects of your role
  • Variety of work using the latest gear and equipment
  • The ability to work outdoors
  • Exposure to some of New Zealand’s best arboriculture work
  • A safe work environment every day!

The successful applicant will receive required PPE and climbing kit as they progress through their apprenticeship.

Treetech fully supports efforts to get New Zealand vaccinated, as such all new employees are required to provide proof of vaccination.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

Please note: drug testing and a Ministry of Justice Police Checks are mandatory for all applicants offered work.

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Consultant Arborist (Christchurch)

Christchurch is known as ‘The Garden City’. Be a part of it!!  Working in Canterbury offers so much. Some of the most beautiful city Parks and Gardens, multiple ski fields within a 1.5hrs drive from the city, mountain bike parks and surfing are right on your doorstep, and if you love the great outdoors this is the place to be.

Treetech Specialist Treecare Ltd is a New Zealand owned company and has been operating since 1996. We are one of New Zealand’s leading Urban Forest Management companies in the arboriculture and green space management sector. We have a number of team members that work across a diverse client base.

We are looking for an experienced Consultant Arborist to join our growing team to provide high quality arboricultural advice to a broad range of clients.

Your duties would include:

  • Tree inspections
  • Preparation of arboricultural reports and tree management plans
  • Protection of trees on development sites
  • Tree inventories
  • Risk assessments
  • Plant Health Care

Your skills and experience:

  • Level 6 NZQA Diploma in Arboriculture (or equivalent)
  • Training in risk assessment such as TRAQ or QTRA
  • Excellent species identification
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Clean drivers’ licence
  • Previous consultancy or Council experience preferable
  • Self-motivated

We offer:

  • Continual professional development
  • A competitive salary and company vehicle
  • A supportive team with a passion for Arboriculture
  • Robust discussions
  • A respected and established company

Treetech fully supports efforts to get New Zealand vaccinated, as such all new employees are required to provide proof of vaccination.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

Please note drug testing and a Ministry of Justice Police Checks are mandatory for all applicants offered work.

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Senior Arborist
  • Advanced climbing Arborist, with rigging & dismantling skills
  • Ongoing training and opportunities
  • Competitive hourly remuneration and great work life balance

We are looking for experienced, motivated, hardworking Senior Arborists to provide leadership and support to our Teams by creating a strong respectful culture of teamwork, great work ethics and a genuine care for the environment as we work in to increase the longevity of our aging tree population.  You will lead a highly efficient team and ensure all work is undertaken safely and in accordance with Industry best practices with an exceptional eye for detail, tree hazard assessment skills for the enhancement for our Urban Forest.

Christchurch is known as ‘The Garden City’. Be a part of it!!  Working in Canterbury offers so much.  Some of the most beautiful city Parks and Gardens,  multiple ski fields within a 1.5hrs drive from the city, mountain bike parks and surfing are right on your doorstep, and if you love hunting or tramping this is the place to be!

Treetech Specialist Treecare Ltd is one of new Zealand’s leading Arboriculture companies. Founded in 1996 by Chris Walsh who remains Managing Director to this day. We pride ourselves on being innovative thinkers and providing outstanding customer service, and above all having a great professionally trained team.

What you will bring to the team:

  • Certification in Arboriculture level 4 or related industry qualification preferred
  • Min 5 years’ experience in the field
  • Class 2 Licence
  • Enthusiastic approach to Health & Safety
  • The ability to direct, motivate and manage a team & instil skills as required
  • Exceptional people & communication skills
  • Proficient in SRT would be advantageous

What is in it for you:

The opportunity to work in a city with one of the highest bio-diverse tree canopies in New Zealand

  • Exposure to some of New Zealand’s most significant arboriculture work
  • A role where you can be challenged and supported every day
  • All PPE and specialised task-based equipment provided
  • Secure onsite parking in our new purpose-built site
  • 45 hours per week with Saturday work available
  • Working with Cranes, Hiab’s & fleet of purpose-built bucket trucks

If you think you’ve got what it takes then apply now telling us why you are the right person for the job.

Treetech fully supports efforts to get New Zealand vaccinated, as such all new employees are required to provide proof of vaccination.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

Please note: drug testing and a Ministry of Justice Police Checks are mandatory for all applicants offered work.

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Senior STMS - Christchurch
  • Fantastic work life balance, normal days Monday-Friday
  • Job security in the COVID world
  • Competitive hourly rates

Come and be an integral part of the day-to-day operations here at Treetech, in our in-house Traffic Management team, to work alongside the company Arborists to ensure the safety of our crews and the public.

As a Senior STMS you will:

  • Qualified as STMS L1 or A, B equivalent
  • Scope upcoming jobs
  • Select appropriate TM plans and apply these to site
  • Guide and support our crews in the field
  • Help build and grow our Traffic Management Division
  • Class 2 licence preferred

Treetech is a well-established company of over 25 years, we have a genuine care for changing the lives of the people who are within our team. We pay for any development and training that will be beneficial to yourself and the business, as well as licenses for our staff with PPE provided.

We provide fantastic work life balance with Monday to Friday hours & 4.30pm finishes to make the most of time with your family and friends.

Interested in relocating? Beaches, mountains, tree lined streets… what is not to love about Christchurch, South Island’s largest city. A relocation package is on offer for those considering relocating.

Apply today to take the next step in your Traffic Management Career!

Treetech fully supports efforts to get New Zealand vaccinated, as such all new employees are required to provide proof of vaccination.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please note drug testing and a Ministry of Justice Police Check are mandatory for all applicants offered work.

Apply Here