Railroad Trimmer & Spray Technician | Huntington, WV

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Huntington, WV, USA
  • Jun 24, 2021

Job Description

Requisition Number: 135351  
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company 
Service Line: 1UTL - Kent-Utility SL 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED 
Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years 
Travel Expectations: Up to 75% 


Great Opportunities for CDL or non-CDL  Spray Technicians, Trimmers/Climbers & Equipment Operators


The Davey Tree Expert Company is a progressive, fast growing, safety-driven National Service Company in the Green industry.  Because of our success, Davey is experiencing tremendous growth throughout the United States creating job openings company-wide.  We’re currently offering excellent opportunities for qualified, career oriented, self-motivated individuals in the Midwest to join our growing team of full-time and seasonal positions to service a multi-state area out of our Midwest region; an ideal opportunity for anybody with a love of the great outdoors.


We are currently looking for all experience levels, from Laborers, Licensed Pesticide Applicators, Equipment Operators, CDL and non-CDL drivers to operate a variety of specialized vehicles which include Hi-Rail trucks, off-track, bucket trucks and on-track brush cutting equipment.  We offer comprehensive on the job training so that you can confidently perform a variety of services for industrial and commercial clients.  Our projects include right-of-way vegetation maintenance programs and asset management services for railroads, DOT’s, utility companies, commercial industries, Federal, State and local governments throughout the United States. Experience with vegetation management is a plus, but we will train the right individual.



High school diploma or equivalent preferred

Driver’s license required. Commercial driver’s license preferred and may be required, depending on job requirements

Completion of Davey Tree Trimmer Orientation Program upon hire

Certificates and Licenses if necessary

Pesticide license, if required by state law

Ability to obtain eRailSafe certifications (training will be provided)

Railroad tree trimming/climbing & spraying experience preferred

Knowledge or ability to learn railroad vegetation management techniques and procedures.


Davey offers excellent benefits, the opportunity to buy Davey stock after 1 year, and industry related training and special Davey training courses.     


Most positions require extensive travel. In exchange we will provide you with a daily per diem, paid accommodations and a weekly paycheck.   Drivers must have acceptable MVR and all positions require a pre-employment drug screen. Must have good communication skills and work efficiently on an individual basis.



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. 

Visit www.jobs.davey.com to search for Davey jobs all over the country! 

If you need assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.




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 www.davey.com

If you need assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.



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