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Career Objective

Fit, healthy and enthusiastic about tree health and maintenance, I would like to expand my experience in all areas of the arboriculture industry. My long-term career goal is to establish an independent business as an arborist so I am willing to learn about all areas of your business.

Employment History

Jan 2004 – present: Tree Planter VolunteerSydney, NSW, Australia
Forest Regeneration Alliance
  • Ground preparation
  • Tree planting
  • Tree care
  • Clean-up
Key responsibilities
  • Follow safety procedures
Jan 2005 – Dec 2007: Junior Aborist/Tree ClimberSydney, NSW, Australia
Dr Treegood Tree Surgeons
  • Rigging and roping
  • Pruning
  • Chainsaw use
  • Tool maintenance and clean-up
  • Understanding of basic principles involved in bush regeneration, horticulture, turf maintenance, arborculture and tree management.
Jan 2008 – present: AboristSydney, NSW, Australia
Allgrow Tree Services
  • Tree climbing
  • Pest diagnosis
  • Treatment of tree diseases
  • Monitoring
  • Pruning/Tree removal
  • Chainsaw use
  • Rigging and roping
  • Tool maintenance and clean-up
  • Supervise assistant workers
  • Complete tasks independently, without supervision
  • Ensure that safety procedures are followed
  • Provide quotations, tenders and advice on arboricultural matters to the public, council bodies and government authorities
  • Knowledge of council and government legislation in the field of appropriate arboricultural practices

Education / Qualifications

High School Certificate
Springwood High School
Graduated: December 2004
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Certificate III Horticulture (Arboriculture)
Graduated: December 2007
Sydney, NSW, Australia


Microsoft OfficeIntermediate
Microsoft ExcelIntermediate

Immigration / Work Status

Australia – Citizen

Hobbies / Interests

Football, playing guitar in a punk rock band, travel and fishing.

Additional Certificates

May 2007MR Drivers Licence
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Sep 2007Chainsaw Ticket (CSO)
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Nov 2008Advanced First Aid
St Johns Ambulance Service
Sydney, NSW, Australia