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Tree Climber Trainee (Tree Team 2)
Flora Conservation Department

Major Duties:

  • Carry out various arboricultural works including but not limited to tree removal, pruning, cabling, planting etc.;
  • Operate machineries such as chainsaw, grass cutting machine, woodchippers, wood log splitter, etc.;
  • Carry out works in line with up-to-date technical and safety standards, and use tools according to manufacturers’ guidelines and other relevant international standards;
  • Maintain and repair equipment and machineries of the tree team;
  • Operate wood log splitter and woodchipper to recycle wood debris in KFBG;
  • Work in KFBG, occasionally in other forests of Hong Kong.

Requirements:

  • Commitment to the mission, vision and values of KFBGC;
  • With 1 year hands-on experience in tree work and chainsaw operation;
  • Completion of training in chainsaw operation in an authorized organization;
  • Familiar with international tree work safety standards;
  • Able to cope with regular physically demanding tasks, such as climbing and felling trees several times per week, working on slopes and enjoy working outside throughout the year;
  • Possession of a valid light vehicle driving license is an advantage;
  • Fluent in spoken Cantonese and written Chinese;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

Please send C.V. (with interested position and expected salary) and a short essay (on relevant experience and reasons for interest in the post) to the Human Resources Manager, Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden Corporation, Lam Kam Road, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong or email to kfjobs@kfbg.org.