Requisition Number: 86186
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company
Service Line: 1RES - Kent-Residential & Commercial Services
Employment Type: Regular
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED
Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years
Travel Expectations: Up to 25%
Crew Leader with CDL.
The Davey Tree Expert Company is seeking a Crew Leader with CDL to join our Residential/Commercial Tree Care team in North Royalton, OH. Those with prior experience in Forestry, Landscape, Lawn Care, Construction or working at height are encouraged to apply. Experience in related fields of work (concrete, construction, electrical, landscaping) or outdoor work experience (lawn care, yard care, mowing, gardener, weed control, maintenance) is desirable.
Trainees will work directly with the crew leaders to learn all aspects of Arboricultural operations. After familiarization with ground duties such as job-site setup, chipping, and chainsaw operation, Trainees will learn skills necessary for pruning trees to ANSI A300 guidelines. Trainees will progress through Davey's Career Development Program as they learn to utilize ropes for climbing and working in trees.
Function as a member of a tree crew while progressively learning new skills
Make satisfactory progress in Davey's Career Development Program
Operate chainsaws, chippers, stump grinders, and other equipment as needed on job-sites
Utilize ropes for work positioning at heights up to 60 feet, while pruning or removing trees
Maintain issued personal gear, crew gear, and equipment
Learn tree Identification and ANSI A300 Pruning guidelines
Background in Forestry, Urban Forestry, Landscaping, or working at heights
Demonstrated ability to report for work regularly and punctually
Valid Driver's License, Commercial Driver's License highly valuable
Willingness to work outdoors during a variety of weather conditions
High school diploma or equivalent preferred
BENEFITS / WE OFFER:
Full time hourly position (compensation based on qualifications and experience)
Potential for overtime
Professional Development & growth opportunities
Generous performance incentive plan
Excellent benefits offered
Medical, Dental, Vision plans
Paid time off (PTO)
401K retirement plan, the opportunity to buy Davey stock after 1 year
Employee referral bonus program
All gear and PPE provided
Industry related training and special Davey training courses
Internships and management mentoring program
Work in Northeast Ohio
Full time hourly position and compensation based on qualifications and experience. Davey offers competitive wages, excellent benefits, advancement opportunities and option to buy Company stock after 1 year of employment, plus access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses.
Pre-employment Drug Screen, E-verify/Social Security Number Verification and Criminal Background Check are required.
The Davey Tree Expert Company and Davey Tree Surgery are Equal Opportunity Employers. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply
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 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit