Trimmer/Climber with Driver's License
Utilities Service, LLC
We are currently seeking a **Trimmer / Climber** to join our team.
+ Trims and/or removes trees by climbing with the aid of a ladder, safety belt, climbing line, powered trimmer lift truck, or works from the ground using gasoline, air, and hand-powered saws, pruner, etc. He/she cuts branches or trunk sections and drops or lowers them to the ground with lines.
+ Uses wedges, sledges, and chain saws in felling trees or trimmed trunks and in cutting and splitting logs into manageable pieces.
+ Sprays stumps and brush with hand-spraying equipment to prevent further growth.
+ Loads and unloads trucks with logs, stumps, brush, and debris and/or feeds brush into a wood chipper.
+ Repairs slight damage to lawns, fences, and walks caused by tree trimming.
+ Services gasoline, air, and hand-powered tools and other equipment.
+ Relays hand-signals, directs traffic, drives, and operates trucks and equipment, as assigned and keeps trucks and work area clear and orderly, as well as helps train new employees.
+ Performs other related work, as assigned by superiors.
+ Safeguards employees and public from hazards in and around work area. Cooperates with customer, police, and fire departments when blocking street or driveways. Sets up barriers, warning signs, flags, markers, etc. to protect employees and public. Trained to perform tree and bucket rescue.
+ Assumes responsibility for the inspection and proper working conditions of tools, truck, and other work equipment. Requests repair or replacement, when necessary. Maintains good housekeeping on truck and at work locations.
+ Works around hazardous equipment
+ Works in close proximity to energized power lines
+ Works in all temperatures and weather and will be exposed to nature i.e., irritating plants and biting or stinging insects, and dust.
$42k-60k yearly est.