Vegetation Technician | Eureka, CA

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Eureka, CA, USA
  • Jul 09, 2019
Forestry

Job Description

Vegetation Control Technician  

 

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 Vegetation Control Technician to our passionate team of utility vegetation management professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!  

  

What We Offer*:

 

  • Progressive advancement in job classification and wage 

  • Benefits through IBEW 1245 including health insurance and pension 

  • Opportunity to travel  

  • Opportunity for overtime work 

*All listed benefits available to eligible employees 

 

What You’ll Do:  

 

  • Maintain standard levels of vegetation in the surrounding area around utility poles by: 

  • Applying herbicides to control weeds and grasses around utility poles 

  • Using equipment to maintain appropriate levels of weeds and brush 

  • Following contracts for work conditions and job specifications 

  • Collect data to monitor and manage levels of invasive species of vegetation.  

  • Properly maintain, calibrate, and operate all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more.   

  • There is plenty of room for growth with us! 

 

What We’re Seeking: 

 

  • Love of the outdoors  

  • Preferred: line clearance experience or other related work 

  • Ability to complete Electrical Hazard Awareness Program and OSHA Training 

  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree First Aid, CPR and defensive driving course upon hire    

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

  • 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 ®  

 

 

The Davey Tree Surgery Company is a subsidiary of The Davey Tree Expert Company and provides a full range of utility tree care services and is based in Livermore, Calif.  Davey Tree 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 www.davey.com

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at ed.help@davey.com.

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