Landscape Crew Leader | Wilmington, DE

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Wilmington, DE, USA
  • Oct 28, 2021
Forestry

Job Description

Additional Locations: Not Applicable

Primary Locations: DE, Wilmington, 6515 Governor Printz Boulevard, 19809 

Requisition ID: 159225

Position Overview

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 Landscape Crew Leader to our passionate team of tree care professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!

Job Duties

What You’ll Do:

  • Cultivate your green career with us!
  • Organize landscape operations from start to finish the most efficient manner to the satisfaction of the client.
  • Guide your team to properly plant, trim, mow, weed, mulch, and so much more.
  • Guide your team to diagnose insect, disease, and cultural/environmental  turf and shrub conditions.
  • Maintain open communication with management and clients to provide feedback on landscape needs.
  • Drive, use, maintain and properly operate equipment.

Qualifications

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 Landscape career development books upon hire
  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree First Aid, CPR and defensive driving course upon hire  
  • Preferred: Relevant pesticide and related licenses and certificates, if required by state law
  • Valid Driver’s License required

Additional Information

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. 

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 www.davey.com

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

 

Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Sector

Consulting

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