Tree Care Ground Technician | Morris County, NJ

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Morris Plains, NJ 07950, USA
  • Jun 10, 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 a dynamic, Tree Care Ground Technican to our passionate team of tree care professionals with us in Morris County, NJ.  Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!


What You'll Do:

  • Provide support for the other crew members by controlling lowering ropes, limbs and persons from aloft
  • Operate as a member of a tree crew while progressively learning new skills
  • controlling road and sidewalk traffic as needed by use of warning devices and other methods
  • cutting, chipping and loading brush and wood and proper job site cleanup
  • Prune, thin and remove deadwood throughout the tree canopyAssist in the removal of hazardous trees
  • Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more
  • Potential to climb trees! Davey offers both DdRT/MRS and SRT/SRS climbing systems


What we're looking for:

  • ISA Certified Tree Worker certification or willingness to obtain
  • Love of the outdoors
  • Background in Forestry, Horticulture, Landscaping, or working at heights
  • 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
  • Valid Driver's License, CDL is highly valued
  • Preferred: Relevant pesticide and related licenses and certificates, if required by state law


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 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


If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at



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