Equipment Operator $1000 Sign On Bonus | Chipper Inc., Woodstock, VT

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Woodstock, VT, USA
  • Apr 29, 2022
Forestry

Job Description

Additional Locations: Not Applicable

Primary Locations: VT, Woodstock, 1241 Pomfret Road, 5091 

Requisition ID: 166780

Position Overview

$1000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATE

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 Equipment Operator 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:

  • Operate mobile equipment during tree pruning and removals.
  • Perform all aspects of tree pruning and removal services safely and skillfully for clients.

Including but not limited to:

  • Operate tractors, excavation equipment, stump grinders, log trucking equipment and more
  • Pruning, thinning and removing deadwood throughout the tree canopy
  •  Installation of cables, bracing and lightening protection systems
  • Transport necessary equipment to local job sites in the immediate, local area 
  • Removal of hazardous trees
  • Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more.
  • Be part of the most progressive greenspace stewardship team in the industry!

Qualifications

What We’re Looking For:

  • 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
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Required: Valid driver’s license
  • Required:  Class A CDL or ability to obtain within 90 days of hire
  • Preferred: Relevant pesticide and related licenses and certificates, if required by state law
  • Preferred: ISA Certified Arborist ®, ISA Certified Tree Worker ®, and/or TCIA Certified Tree Care Safety Professional ®

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

Company Overview

Chippers Inc., a Davey Company, was founded in 1986 in Woodstock, VT and currently provides tree, land and forest care services in Woodstock, VT, Meredith, NH and Enfield, NH that also include garden maintenance, installation and Interiorscapes and a maple sugaring operation.  Chippers is all about your life outside.

Divisional Overview

 

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: Temporary 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Sector

Consulting

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