Tree Care Groundsperson
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 Tree Care Groundsperson to our passionate team of landscaping professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!
What You'll Do:
You will assist the climbers, foreman, and other crew members.
Performing all aspects of tree pruning and removal services safely and skillfully for clients Including but not limited to:
Pruning, thinning and removing deadwood throughout the tree canopy
Installation of cables, bracing and lightning protection systems
Removal of hazardous trees
Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more.
Be part of the most progressive greenspace stewardship team in the industry.
What We're Looking For:
Love of the outdoors
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
Must be able to lift 50 pounds
Preferred: Relevant pesticide and related licenses and certificates, if required by state law
Preferred: ISA Certified Arborist , ISA Certified Tree Worker , and/or TCIA Certified Tree Care Safety Professional
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 and discounted stock purchase options
Group health plan
Employee referral bonus program
Locations throughout the US in major cities and desirable areas
Career development program supported by industry expert Safety Specialists and Skills Trainers
Scholarship program for children of employees
A 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, regardle