Requisition Number: 33682
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
Travel Expectations: Up to 25%
POSITION: Foreman Trainee Norwalk, CT
Applications accepted until suitable candidate is selected.
The Care of Trees, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is pleased to offer a year-round, key opportunity as a Foreman Trainee. The Foreman Trainee is learning to lead 3-5 person tree crews to complete tree pruning and tree removal.
Safely and productively lead a crew in providing Arboricultural care for our clients.
Services provided include pruning treetops, repairing damaged trees by trimming or removal as well as removing broken limbs from wires, roofs, and other objects
Directs crew members and equipment as well as planning and executing the assigned work and tasks
Responsible to supervise and assist in the proper maintenance, preparation and operation of all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts
Operates as part of a crew with supporting Groundmen and Trimmer/Climber
High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Drivers license required. Class B CDL with Airbrakes drivers license preferred and may be required, depending on job requirements
Certificates and Licenses if necessary
Pesticide license, if required by state law
Herbicide license a plus
Provide pruning, removal, cabling and bracing services to ANSI A300 and Z133 standards, as well as the installation of support cables and lightning protection systems.
In addition, the applicant needs to be able to safely and efficiently remove trees of all sizes, with minimal impact to our clients properties.
Competitive wages with generous incentive programs offered
Full time hourly position (compensation based on qualifications and experience)
Employee referral bonus program and safety bonus program
Excellent benefits: medical, dental, vision plans
401K retirement plan with company match
All climbing gear, uniforms and PPE provided
Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses
Full time hourly position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Generous performance incentive plan. Davey offers excellent benefits, the opportunity to buy Davey stock after 1 year, and industry related training and special Davey training courses.
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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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
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