Groundman #25423

The Davey Tree Expert Company

The Davey Tree Expert Company

Alexandria, VA, US, 22310 , Alexandria , VA - 22310

Job Description

 

Requisition Number:25423 

​Company Name: The Care of Trees 

Service Line: 7RES - TCOT Residential 

Employment Type: Regular 

Job Type: Full Time 

Education Level Required: No Diploma 

Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years 

Relocation Available: No 

Travel Expectations: None 

 

THE DAVEY TREE COMPANY has opportunities in the field of Utility Line Clearance as a Groundman for a major electric utility operations. Davey is a leader in the tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries throughout the US and Canada.

 

Groundman with experience a plus. 

Climber Traineee also accepted.

 

DUTIES: The Utility Line Clearance Groundman provides support for the other crew members by controlling lowering ropes, limbs and persons from aloft, supplying tools for tree workers, controlling road and sidewalk traffic as needed by use of warning devices and other methods, cutting, chipping and loading brush and wood and proper job site cleanup..

Education and Qualifications:.

• High school diploma or equivalent preferred
• Driver’s license required. Commercial driver’s license a plus, but not required.

• Certificates and Licenses an 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.
 

Contact the office at 703-922-8733

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time hourly position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Davey Tree offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and full-time position includes option to buy company stock after one year. Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen, E-verify Social Security Number verification, and criminal background check 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 Care of Trees, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of tree care services and has offices throughout Illinois, New York, Connecticut and Washington, D.C.  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.