Trimmer | Utility Line Clearance | Cullman, AL

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Huntsville, AL, USA
  • Dec 07, 2023

Job Description

Additional Locations: Cullman, AL , Jasper, AL

Requisition ID: 191415

Position Overview

Davey Utility Line Clearance, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is pleased to offer a key opportunity in the field of Utility Line Clearance as a Trimmer

Job Duties
What You’ll Do:  

 Perform all aspects of tree pruning and removal services safely and skillfully for major electric utility providers.  Including but not limited to:   
Pruning treetops and repairing damaged trees by trimming or removal 
Removing broken limbs from utility lines, roofs, and other objects 
Application of tree identification knowledge and industry pruning guidelines 
Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including, chainsaws, chippers, aerial lifts and more 
Operate as an active crew member with supporting ground crew and Foreperson  
How high you grow depends on you!  

What We’re Seeking: 

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    
Required: valid driver’s license  
Preferred: Commercial Driver’s License-Class A or B with Airbrake Endorsement 
Preferred: line clearance experience or other related tree work 
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®  

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 exchanging of ideas, community partnership, 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 utility tree trimmer to our passionate team of utility line clearance professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day! 

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


If you need assistance at any time, please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at


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



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