POSITION: Climbing Arborist / Trimmer Job Davey Residential Rochester, N
The Davey Tree Expert Company is seeking experienced Climbing Arborists to join our Residential & Commercial Tree Care team in the Rochester, NY area. This is an outdoor based, physically demanding, hands-on position. Outdoorsmen and women with prior experience in Forestry, Landscaping, Utility Trimming, or working at heights are encouraged to apply.
Responsible for climbing, pruning and removing trees on residential and commercial properties
Assist Foreman in completing all aspects of Tree Pruning, Removal, Cabling & Bracing by working as both second climber and ground crew
Services provided include pruning treetops, repairing damaged trees by trimming or removal
Operate Chippers, Trucks, Aerial Lifts, stump grinders or special equipment
Maintain issued climbing gear, chainsaw, and shared crew equipment as directed by Foreman
Complete Davey Aerial Rescue Training
Make satisfactory progress in Davey Career Development Program
Valid Drivers License required
CDL or ability to attain within 3 months preferred
Ability to satisfactorily perform Tree Trimmer-Climber duties
Under direct supervision ability to demonstrate proficiency:
Climbing trees with closed or open climbing system
Pruning to ANSI A300 standards
Operating chippers and chainsaws
Bucket truck experience preferred
Strong tree ID skills, installation experience of cables, bracing and lightening protection are preferred but not required
High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Completion of Davey Tree Trimmer Orientation Program upon hire
Pesticide license, if required by state law
BENEFITS / WE OFFER:
Full time hourly position (compensation based on qualifications and experience)
Potential for overtime
Generous performance incentive plan
Excellent benefits offered
Medical, Dental, Vision plans
Paid time off vacation & Holiday Pay
401K retirement plan & the opportunity to buy Davey stock after 1 year
Employee referral bonus program
All climbing gear and PPE provided
Industry related training and special Davey training courses
Internships and management mentoring program available
Full time hourly position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience.
Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and CLS are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.
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Davey Residential, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is pleased to offer a key opportunity as a Trimmer.
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
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