Plant Health Care/Lawn Care Technician | Mokena, IL

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Mokena, IL, USA
  • Jul 12, 2019

Job Description

Requisition Number: 39716  
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: None 


Davey Tree is a national leader in the arboriculture and horticulture industries. Davey provides services to residential and commercial clients throughout the region and North America.

Job Duties:

Plant Health Care Techs provide fertilization, weed, pest and fungi controls on client properties using tankers, spray pumps and spreaders. PHC techs perform fertilization and integrated pest management on trees and shrubs using spray and injection tools. Customer service is a key element in these positions, as well as routing and product mixing and application. Turf, Weed, Tree and shrub ID, Pathology, and knowledge of turf or tree physiology are important, we will train.


Two or Four year degree in Horticulture or related discipline a plus, but not required.
Excellent communication skills;
Specific task training provided; Leadership experience and a desire for career growth will be given a priority.
Valid driver’s license, Positive attitude, certified applicator’s license a plus where applicable.
Class B CDL-Air a plus.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time hourly position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Davey Tree offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and full-time position includes option to buy company stock after one year. Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen, E-verify Social Security Number verification, and criminal background check required. The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply



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



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