Shop Fleet Mechanic/Maintenance | Kent, Ohio

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Kent, OH, USA
  • May 24, 2022
Forestry

Job Description

Additional Locations: Not Applicable

Primary Locations: OH, Kent, 1550 Franklin Ave, 44240 

Requisition ID: 167862

Position Overview

Come join one of the nation's oldest and largest Green Industry companies! Due to our growth and expansion, we are looking to add another team member to our growing Davey Shop. We service vehicles for our fleet that spreads to almost every state in the country!

Located in Kent, Ohio. Davey was named the company with the largest growth for the City of Kent for the 2022 fiscal year. Are you ready to grow with us?

Job Duties

Oversee the maintenance, functionality and repairs of company equipment, tools and materials by performing the following duties. 

What You’ll Do: 

  • Keep us rolling to our jobs by making sure that nothing is going to stop us! 
  • Inspect and repair office vehicles and equipment including but not limited to:  
  • CDL Vehicles: Bucket Trucks, Log Trucks, Chip Trucks, etc. 
  • Pick-Up Trucks 
  • Aerial Lifts 
  • Brush Chippers 
  • Mobile Equipment 
  • Small Engine equipment 
  • Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including tools, chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more. 

Qualifications

What We’re Looking For: 

  • Experience in truck mechanical repairs, diesel engines, and hydraulics  
  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree First Aid, CPR and defensive driving course upon hire  
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds  
  • Required: Valid CDL driver’s license 

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

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

Full time hourly position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Generous performance incentive plan. Davey offers excellent benefits, the opportunity to buy Davey stock after 1 year, and industry related training and special Davey training courses.

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

Sector

Consulting

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