Requisition Number: 92246
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company
Service Line: 1UTL - Kent-Utility SL
Employment Type: Regular
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level Required: Other
Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years
Relocation Available: [[relocation]]
Travel Expectations: Up to 100%
Groundman-Utility Line Clearance
DAVEY TREE has opportunities in the field of Utility Line Clearance as a Groundman for major electric utility operations. Davey is a leader in the tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries throughout the US and Canada.
DUTIES: The Utility Line Clearance Groundman provides line clearing and tree trimming support/services for major electric utility providers.
Services provided include pruning treetops, repairing damaged trees by trimming or removal as well as removing broken limbs from wires, roofs, and other objects. Trimmer/Climber is responsible to properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts. The Trimmer/Climber position operates as part of a crew with supporting Groundmen and Crew Foreman.
Education and Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Driver's license required. Commercial driver's license preferred and may be required, depending on job requirements
Completion of Davey Tree Trimmer Orientation Program upon hire
Certificates and Licenses
Pesticide license, if required by state law
Line clearance certification if working near utility transmission lines
Electric utility tree trimming/climbing experience preferred
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 verif