Climbing Arborist Trainee | Eden Prairie, MN 1

Davey Tree Eden Prairie , MN 55344

Posted 2 months ago

Requisition Number: 64252

Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company

Service Line: 1RES - Kent-Residential & Commercial Services

Employment Type: Regular

Job Type: Full Time

Education Level Required: Other

Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year

Travel Expectations: None

Climbing Arborist Trainee - Eden Prairie, MN

Climbing Arborist Trainee

Invest in your future. Join one of the largest employee owned companies in the nation! Davey has a unique culture that focuses on the open exchange of ideas, community partnerships, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.

We are currently looking to add a dynamic Climbing Arborist Trainee to our passionate team of tree care professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!

What You'll Do:

  • Learn to climb trees! (Yes, we will pay you to do that.)

  • Operate as a member of a tree crew while progressively learning new skills

  • Learn to perform all aspects of tree pruning and removal services safely and skillfully for clients. Including but not limited to:

  • Tree identification and industry pruning guidelines

  • Prune, thin and remove deadwood throughout the tree canopy

  • Learn how to install cables, bracing, and lightning protection systems

  • Assist in removal of hazardous trees

  • Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more.

  • How high you grow depends on you!

What We're Looking For:

  • Love of the outdoors

  • Preferred: Background in Forestry, Horticulture, Landscaping, or working at heights

  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree Trimmer Orientation Program upon hire

  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree First Aid, CPR and defensive driving course upon hire

  • Preferred: Relevant pesticide and related licenses and certificates, if required by state law

What We Offer: *

  • Paid time off and paid holidays

  • Opportunities for advancement

  • All job specific equipment and safety gear provided

  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match

  • Employee-owned company & discounted stock purchase options

  • Group Health Plan

  • Employee referral bonus program

  • Locations throughout US in major cities and desirable areas

  • Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety Specialists & Skills Trainers

  • Scholarship Program for Children of Employees

  • Charitable matching gift program

  • all listed benefits available to eligible employees

Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required.

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military, or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state, or local law.

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