Foreman - # 22022

The Davey Tree Expert Company

The Davey Tree Expert Company

Asheville NC, NC, US, 28754 , Asheville NC , NC - 28754

Job Description

Requisition Number: 22022  
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company 
Service Line: 1UTL - Kent-Utility SL 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: No Diploma 
Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years 
Relocation Available: No 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

 

POSITION:Foreman —

Starting Date:
Applications accepted until suitable candidate is selected.

Kent - Utility, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is pleased to offer a key opportunity as a Foreman.

DUTIES

  • Provides crew supervision and line clearing and tree trimming services for major electric utility providers
  • Services provided include pruning treetops, repairing damaged trees by trimming or removal as well as removing broken limbs from wires, roofs, and other objects
  • Directs crew members and equipment as well as planning and executing the assigned work and tasks
  • Responsible to supervise and assist in the proper maintenance, preparation and operation of all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts
  • Operates as part of a crew with supporting Groundmen and Trimmer/Climber
  • QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Driver’s license required. Commercial driver’s license preferred and may be required, depending on job requirements
  • Certificates and Licenses if necessary
  • Pesticide license, if required by state law
  • Herbicide license a plus
  • Line clearance certification if working near utility transmission lines
  • ISA Certified Tree Worker certification or willingness to obtain
  • Electric utility tree trimming/climbing experience preferred
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    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.

    Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and CLS are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.

    Visit Davey Website: WWW.DAVEY.COM Job Opportunities & Company Profile Information

     

     

    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 www.davey.com

    If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at ed.help@davey.com.