Climbing Arborist Trainee - Council Bluffs, IA
Location: Council Bluffs
Posted on: April 17, 2019
Requisition Number: 37546 Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert
Company Service Line: 1RES - Kent-Residential & Commercial Services
Employment Type: Regular Job Type: Full Time Education Level
Required: High School Diploma / GED Work Experience Required: Less
than 1 year Travel Expectations: Up to 25% Climbing Arborist
Trainee - Urban ForestryDavey Tree is seeking a Climbing Arborist
-Trainee to join our Residential/Commercial Tree Care team in
Council Bluffs, IA. Those with prior experience in Forestry,
Landscape or working at height are encouraged to apply. Trainees
will work directly with the territory's trainer and crew leaders to
learn all aspects of Arboricultural operations. After
familiarization with ground duties such as job-site setup,
chipping, and chainsaw operation, Trainees will learn skills
necessary for pruning trees to ANSI A300 guidelines. Trainees will
progress through Davey's Career Development Program as they learn
to utilize ropes for ascending and working in trees.
Duties:-Function as a member of a tree crew while progressively
learning new skills-Make satisfactory progress in Davey's Career
Development Program-Operate chainsaws, chippers, stump grinders,
and other equipment as needed on job-sites-Utilize ropes for work
positioning at heights up to 60 feet, while pruning or removing
trees- Maintain issued personal gear, crew gear, and
equipment-Learn tree Identification and ANSI A300 Pruning
guidelinesQualifications:-Background in Forestry, Urban Forestry,
Landscaping, or working at heights-Demonstrated ability to report
for work regulary and punctually-Valid Driver's License, Commercial
Driver's License highly valuable-Willingness to work outdoors
during a variety of weather conditionsAdditional Information:This
is a full-time, hourly position with opportunity for overtime.
Compensation is based on experience, with incentives for completing
training and certifications. Davey provides all PPE, uniforms,
climbing gear, and related equipment. Davey is Employee Owned and
offers benefits including health and 401k. Pre-employment drug
screen and e-verify are required. Davey is an Equal Opportunity
Employer.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, visitIf you need any
assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext.
1108 or at.
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