CDL Driver / Groundman | Paso Robles, CA

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Paso Robles, CA 93446, USA
  • May 20, 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 partnership, 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 groundperson with a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) 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: 


  • Drive Davey vehicles to and from job sites
  • Assist climbers, forepersons and other crew members who perform all aspects of tree pruning and removal services safely and skillfully for major electric utility providers
  • Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including, chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more
  • Direct road and sidewalk traffic as needed by use of warning devices and other methods
  • Haul and chip brush and debris and blow saw dust, leaving the work site clean and tidy


What We’re Seeking:


  • Love of the outdoors 
  • 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: Commercial Driver’s License-Class A or B with Airbrake Endorsement 
  • Preferred: line clearance experience or other related tree work
  • Preferred: relevant pesticide and/or herbicide 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: *


  • Progressive advancement in job classification and wage
  • Benefits through union agreement including health insurance and pension
  • Opportunity to travel
  • Opportunity for overtime work
  • All job specific equipment and safety gear provided
  • Employee-owned company and discounted stock purchase options
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • 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. 


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Employment Type: Regular 

Job Type: Full Time 

Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED  

Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years  

Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Requisition Number: 128067  



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