‹Company Name: The Care of Trees
Service Line: 7RES - TCOT Residential
Employment Type: Regular
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED
Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years
Relocation Available: No
Travel Expectations: Up to 25%
The Davey Tree Expert Co. has opportunities in the field of Urban Forestry, as tree care Groundmen. Davey is a leader in the Residential-Commercial tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada.
DUTIES: Perform services to support crew members in trimming, removing, planting and maintaining trees and vegetation.
Understand proper pruning and removal methods and procedures for trees and shrubs
Learn to prune trees and shrubs from ground
Control lowering ropes, limbs and persons from aloft
Supply tools for tree workers
Control road and sidewalk traffic as needed by use of warning devices and other methods
Understand the safe use of equipment (hand, chippers, chainsaws, etc.)
Cut, chip and load brush and wood
Proper job site cleanup
Assist Trimmers, Foreman and other crew members
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time hourly position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Davey Tree offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and full-time position includes option to buy company stock after one year. Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen, E-verify Social Security Number verification, and criminal background check required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and Davey Tree Surgery are Equal Opportunity Employers. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.
The Care of Trees, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of tree care services and has offices throughout Illinois, New York, Connecticut and Washington, D.C. The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com