Equipment Operator (CDL Required) | Hamden, CT

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Hamden, CT, USA
  • Feb 23, 2021

Job Description



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 an Equipment Operator with a Valid CDL to our passionate team of tree care professionals in Hamden, CT.  Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!



  • Position involves operating  mobile equipment during tree removals and residential tree work
  • Responsible for equipment and crew safety when removing and maintaining trees in a residential setting
  • Assist in all job functions as a member of the crew



  • Prefer a minimum of two (2) years mobile equipment operating experience and training which provides the necessary operations skills, knowledge and abilities 
  • Experience operating an Aerial Lift
  • Experience in Tree Removal is preferred
  • Have general knowledge of different mobile equipment used for tree removal
  • Be capable of successfully passing a mobile equipment operations certification test
  • CDL Required



  • Employee owned
  • Year round employment option
  • Career Development programs with experienced professionals
  • Paid Time Off and Holidays
  • Health, Dental & Life Insurance
  • 401K and Stock purchase plan
  • Employee Referral Bonus Progam
  • Safety Incentive Bonus Program
  • Support for achieving additional licenses: Hydraulics, Core, MCA, ISA, MCLP



Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and CLS are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Visit Davey Website: WWW.DAVEY.COM Job Opportunities & Company Profile Information


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 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit


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