Lawn Care Technician | Mokena, IL

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • 11339 W Lincoln Hwy, Mokena, IL 60448, USA
  • Sep 03, 2021

Job Description

Requisition Number: 149211  
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company 
Service Line: 1RES - Kent-Residential & Commercial Services 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED 
Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 


Lawn Care Technician 

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 exchanging 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 Lawn Care Technician to our passionate team of tree care professionals. Your office is outdoors and you get a new view every day! 

What You’ll Do: 

  • Cultivate your career and fertilize your future! 

  • Properly diagnose insects, weeds, and fungus conditions, as well as pest shelter areas and conducive conditions. 

  • Communicate and educate the client regarding the diagnosis and the prescribed pest control, aerification and fertilization service(s) with customers. 

  • Continuously monitor lawn quality and fertilizing methods after application and communicate progress to customers and supervisors. 

  • Drive, use, maintain and properly operate equipment (truck and sprayer). 

What We’re Looking For: 

  • Love of the outdoors 

  • Preferred: Background in Forestry, Horticulture or Landscaping 

  • Preferred:  Turf, Weed, Tree and shrub ID, Pathology and knowledge of turf or tree physiology 

  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree Qualified Plant Health Care Tech training program upon hire 

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

  • Valid driver’s license 

  • Preferred: Relevant pesticide and related licenses and certificates 

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. 

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If you need any assistance at any time, please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at



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