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    Climbing Arborist | Atlanta, GA

    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 to our passionate team of tree care professionals.  Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!

    What You’ll Do:

      • Climb Trees! Davey offers both DdRT/MRS and SRT/SRS climbing systems
      • Operate as an active crew member with supporting ground crew and foreman
      • Perform all aspects of tree pruning and removal services safely and skillfully for clients. Including but not limited to:
    o   Pruning, thinning and removing deadwood throughout the tree canopy
    o   Installation of cables, bracing and lightning protection systems
    o   Removal of hazardous trees
      • Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more
      • Be part of the most progressive greenspace stewardship team in the industry
      • How high you grow depends on you!

    What We’re Seeking:

      • 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: Valid driver’s license
      • Preferred: Class A or B with Airbrake Endorsement
      • 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.

    To Apply please email resume to: danae.jackson@davey.comor call 407-264-1644 for additional information. 

    Posted 6/21/19


    Arborguard Climbing Arborist Job |Augusta, GA 

    Arborguard Tree Specialists a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is seeking a Climbing Arborist -Trainee to join our Residential/Commercial Tree Care team in Augusta, Ga.   Prestigious nationally recognized primary client.   Those with prior experience in Forestry, Landscape or Work at Height are encouraged to apply.  Experience in related fields of work (concrete, construction, electrical, landscaping) or outdoor work experience (lawn care, yard care, mowing, gardener, weed control, maintenance) is desirable. 

    Applicants will be required to train in Atlanta with the Arborguard Division.  Housing and Per Diem will be provided during training.  After familiarization with ground duties such as job-site setup, chipping, and chainsaw operation, Trainees will learn skills necessary for pruning trees to ANSI A300 guidelines.  Trainees will progress through Davey's Career Development Program as they learn to utilize ropes for climbing and working in trees.   

    DUTIES: 

    • Function as a member of a tree crew while progressively learning new skills 
    • Make satisfactory progress in Davey's Career Development Program 
    • Operate chainsaws, chippers, stump grinders, and other equipment as needed on job-sites 
    • Utilize ropes for work positioning at heights up to 90 feet, while pruning or removing trees 
    • Maintain issued personal gear, crew gear, and equipment 
    • Learn tree Identification and ANSI A300 Pruning guidelines 

    QUALIFICATIONS: 

    • Background in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Landscaping, or working at heights  
    • Demonstrated ability to report for work regularly and punctually  
    • Valid Driver's License, Commercial Driver's License highly valuable 
    • Willingness to work outdoors during a variety of weather conditions 
    • High school diploma or equivalent preferred 
    • Prior climbing experience highly valuable but not required   

    What We Offer: *

    • Paid Time off and paid holidays
    • All personal gear and PPE provided
    • Industry related training and special Davey training courses 
    • 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/Dental/Vision 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.

      To Apply please email resume to: danae.jackson@davey.com or call 407-264-1644 for additional information. 

      posted 6/21/2019

      Sales Arborist Job Description

      As a Sales Arborist at Top Tier Trees you will be responsible for maintaining the highest level of customer satisfaction and estimating job costs. This is accomplished through constant communication and daily in-person appointments with customers and prospects. You will maintain constant communication with the owner and office staff regarding daily visits, customer quotes and services scheduled. You will also be expected to maintain a sales quota on a monthly basis. As a member of our team, you are expected to be a proactive leader with a strong work ethic and a self-starter who enjoys interacting with the public and our employees and building long-lasting relationships. This position reports directly to the Owner(s).

      Candidate qualifications:

      • Minimum of 2 years sales experience
      • ISA certified Arborist
      • Prior field and supervisory experience very helpful
      • Excellent communication skills
      • Valid driver’s License and a clean driving record
      • Non-smoker preferred

      This position offers competitive compensation. For more information, contact below

      posted 5/9/19


      Job Title:

      :  Tree Climbing Competition Manager

      Summary

      The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) is a non-profit membership organization that serves the needs of tree care professionals, and promotes the profession of arboriculture around the world.  ISA is known as the industry authority on research, education and professional development.  Each role in the organization plays an important part in delivering excellent member benefits and customer service.  

      The ISA Tree Climbing Championship Series provides educational opportunities for arborists through a safe, competitive event designed to foster and emulate best practices in the arboriculture industry.  Utilizing industry knowledge and expertise, the Tree Climbing Competition Manager supports the organization and execution of regional and international tree climbing competitions and designs and delivers educational activities. 

      To view the full job description and to apply for this position, please visit our Employment Page.


      Downey Trees Inc. has career opportunities for Crew Leaders, Climbers, Grounds Personnel, Sales & Equipment Operators. If you are a hard working team player looking to advance your career in the Arboricultural industry we are the company for you. 

      We Offer: Competitive Rates of Pay 

      • Health Benefits 
      • 401K Match 
      • Paid Vacation 
      • Safety Bonus 
      • Training 
      • Safety Meetings 
      • Year Round Work 
      • Drug Free Work Place 
      • Valid, Clean, GA License-essential 
      • CDL-preferred (or willing to train) 
      • ISA/TCIA-preferred 

      Either apply on line @ www.downeytreesinc.com and fill out an application or call Rob Jones on 678 897 3616 

      03/20/19

      Field Arborist: Job Number 190055

      General Description and Classification Standards

      The purpose of the Field Arborist position in the Department of City Planning is to enforce the City's tree ordinance and to assist citizens with tree-related problems and questions.  Duties include, but are not limited to:  evaluating tree health per City Code; issuing removal permits when trees are dead, dying, or hazardous; inspecting construction sites to determine compliance with approved construction plans;  inspecting construction sites for compliance and issuance of final certificates of occupancy; posting public notice of potential tree removal;  issuing fines and fees for failure to meet tree preservation requirements of City Code; entering details of inspections and status updates in database; and representing Arborist Division in tree conservation commission appeal hearings. The incumbent must ensure that best in class customer service is provided to both internal and external customers and embrace, support, and promote the City’s core values, beliefs, and culture. 

      Full Job Description
      Posted 2/22/19


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