Climbing Arborist Crew Lead (Experienced) | Portland, OR

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Portland, OR, USA
  • Nov 21, 2023
Forestry

Job Description

Additional Locations: none

Primary Locations: OR, Portland, 5838 NE Columbia Blvd, 97218 

Requisition ID: 190909

Position Overview

Climbing Arborist Crew Leader  

 

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

 

Compensation Data: $32-$42 per hour (2-4 years minimum experience)

Job Duties

What You’ll Do: 

  • Climb Trees! Davey offers both DdRT/MRS and SRT/SRS climbing systems. 
  • Safely and productively lead a crew in providing arboricultural care for our clients.  
  • Including but not limited to:  
  • Jobsite Hazards, Obstacles, Plan, Equipment (H.O.P.E) process 
  • Pruning, thinning and removing deadwood throughout the tree canopy 
  • Installation of cables, bracing and lightning protection systems  
  • Removal of hazardous trees 
  • Mentor crew members through the Davey Career Development Program. 
  • Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more.  
     

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  
  • Preferred: Relevant pesticide and related licenses and certificates 
  • 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

PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TEST (Marijuana Inc.), BACKGROUND CHECK, AND A SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER VERIFICATION IS REQUIRED.

Divisional Overview

The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected class, including race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, marital or familial status, disability, status as a protected veteran, status as an Aboriginal or Indigenous person, or other classification protected by law.

 

The Davey Tree Expert Company provides research-driven tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting for residential, utility, commercial and environmental partners in the U.S. and Canada. We care about our clients, each other and the world around us. We offer the resources, size and stability of a big company while maintaining the culture, entrepreneurial spirit and feel of a small one. We invest in our employees by offering industry-leading training, technology and benefits that lead to a rewarding and safe work experience at all levels. Wherever you want to grow your career, there’s a place for you at Davey. To learn more, visit Davey.com.

 

If you need 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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