Truck & Equipment Mechanic | St. Louis, MO

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Aug 13, 2019

Job Description

Requisition Number: 40584  
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 
Travel Expectations: Up to 50% 


Starting Date:
Applications accepted until suitable candidate is selected.

Davey Tree, a national leader in tree care and arboriculture services throughout the US & Canada is seeking a Truck & Equipment Mechanic in our St. Louis, Missouri office

Job duties:

  • Full-time, 1st Shift position performing maintenance/repair and other mechanical work on company’s fleet and equipment.
  • Equipment includes but is not limited to gas/diesel medium and heavy-duty trucks, aerials and chippers used in our Residential/Commercial tree care operations.


  • Experience in truck mechanical repairs, diesel engines and hydraulics—minimum 3 years.
  • Preferred experience with bucket trucks and other lift manufacturers; annual inspections, diagnosis and repair, welding and fabrication--all a plus. 
  • Must have complete set of tools, Davey will supply all specialty tools
  • Must be able to understand hydraulic schematics
  • Must be familiar with hydraulic testing tools.
  • Class B/CDL w/air brakes will be required.
  • Additional training will be provided where needed.



  • Full time hourly position (compensation based on qualifications and experience)
  • Employee Bonus Referral and Safety Incentive Program
  • PTO & Holiday pay
  • Excellent benefits offered
    • Medical, Dental, Vision plans
    • 401K retirement plan, the opportunity to buy Davey stock after 1 year
  • All uniforms, climbing gear and PPE provided

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 and Davey Tree Surgery are Equal Opportunity Employers. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.



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. 


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


If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at



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