General Foreman - Fremont, CA

  • Davey Resource Group, Inc.
  • Fremont, CA, USA
  • Oct 10, 2019
Forestry

Job Description

Requisition Number:43270 
Company Name: The Davey Tree Surgery Company 
Service Line: 2UTL - Surgery Utility 
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% 

 

 

General Foreperson 

 

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 General Foreperson to our passionate team of Utility Line Clearance professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!  

  

What You’ll Do:  

 

  • Organize work operations from start to completion in safest and most efficient manner, to the satisfaction of the client. 

  • Oversee 3-5-person crews while mentoring and training new employees. 

  • Investigate accidents and promptly record and report findings to management. 

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

  • How high you grow depends on you!  

  

What We’re Seeking:  

 

  • Love of the outdoors  

  • Preferred: 3-5 years of line clearance experience or other related work 

  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree Trimmer Orientation Program upon hire  

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

  • Required: Valid driver’s license 

  • Preferred: Commercial Driver’s License-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 ®  

  

What We Offer: * 

  • Paid time off and paid holidays  

  • Opportunities for advancement  

  • All job specific equipment and safety gear provided  

  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match  

  • Employee-owned company & discounted stock purchase options  

  • Group Health Plan  

  • Employee referral bonus program  

  • Locations throughout US in major cities and desirable areas  

  • Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety Specialists & Skills Trainers  

  • Scholarship Program for Children of Employees  

  • Charitable matching gift program  

 

*All listed benefits available to eligible employees 

Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required.   

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 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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