Foreman | San Jose, CA

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • San Jose, Santa Clara
  • Jul 11, 2019
Forestry

Job Description

Requisition Number: 39710  
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company 
Service Line: 1RES - Kent-Residential & Commercial Services 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED 
Work Experience Required: 3 - 5 years 
Relocation Available: [[relocation]] 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

 

Position: Tree Crew Leader /Climing Arborist Foreman    -  (Davey Tree - Residential)  San Jose, Santa Clara, CA  

 

DUTIES:

  • Looking for individual who can safely and productively lead a crew in providing Arboricultural care for our clients.
  • Services provided include pruning treetops, repairing damaged trees by trimming or removal as well as removing broken limbs from wires, roofs, and other objects
  • Directs crew members and equipment as well as planning and executing the assigned work and tasks
  • Responsible to supervise and assist in the proper maintenance, preparation and operation of all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts
  • Operates as part of a crew with supporting Groundmen and Trimmer/Climber

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Driver’s license required. Class B CDL with Airbrakes driver’s license preferred and may be required, depending on job requirements
  • Certificates and Licenses if necessary
  • Pesticide license, if required by state law
  • Herbicide license a plus
  • Provide pruning, removal, cabling and bracing services to ANSI A300 and Z133 standards, as well as the installation of support cables and lightning protection systems.
  • In addition, the applicant needs to be able to safely and efficiently remove trees of all sizes, with minimal impact to our clients properties.

 

BENEFITS / WE OFFER:

  • Full time hourly position (compensation based on qualifications and experience)
  • Potential for overtime
  • Generous performance incentive plan
  • Excellent benefits offered
    • Medical, Dental, Vision plans
    • Paid time off vacation, Holiday Pay,  Sick leave
    • 401K retirement plan,  the opportunity to buy Davey stock after 1 year
    • Employee referral bonus program
  • All uniforms,  gear and PPE provided
  • Industry related training and special Davey training courses
  • Management mentoring program

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Davey offers competitive wages, excellent benefits, advancement opportunities and option to buy Company stock after 1 year of employment, plus access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen & Social Security # Verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned.

 

The Davey Tree Legacy

Since 1880, our clients have trusted us to care for their most precious natural assets. Our history is rooted in preserving and caring for trees, but our evolution has grown to include whole natural environments. Davey is one of only a handful of companies in the world that can claim this rich, century-plus heritage and a record of continuous growth, even during tough economic times.

 

 

The Davey Tree Expert Company 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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