WE ARE HIRING!

Are you ready to develop your roots here in the Eagle Valley with a company that values you? Do you like the idea of working outside, making a positive impact on the environment? How about the thought of working alongside like-minded industry professionals who will show you the ropes of arboriculture and plant health care?

GET PAID TO LEARN! If you are looking to kick-start a fulfilling, exciting, challenging – but rewarding career at a company that will support your personal and professional growth, Old Growth Tree Service is the Place!

Mechanic/Fleet Manager

Employer: Old Growth Tree Service
Location: Gypsum & Edwards, CO
Status: Full Time, Year Round
Salary: $45,000 – $65,000 DOE
Job Summary
Manage, repair, and maintain our fleet of 13 vehicles and 7 pieces of equipment. This position would be based out of our Gypsum shop and will travel to our Edwards yard as needed. You will be responsible for ensuring functionality and reliability of machines, engines and mechanical systems.
Qualifications
  • Proven experience as Mechanic
  • Experience in maintaining a fleet
  • Knowledge of machinery and hydraulic, electrical and other systems and their components
  • Ability to follow established procedures and practices and read instruction.
  • A strong commitment to all health and safety guidelines
  • Very good communication skills
  • Ability to problem-solve
  • Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot
  • Experience in routine inspections of vehicles
  • Communicates effectively with other employees
  • Ability to plan and organize work duties
  • Occasionally lift objects weighing 25 to 50 lbs
Minimum Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • A valid driver’s license. CDL a plus or ability to obtain a CDL within 6 months of hire.
  • Proficient in English; All forms of communication.
  • Computer literate
Benefits
  • Competitive Pay
  • PTO*
  • 401K*
  • Sick Pay Accrual- Immediate
  • Company Issued Cell Phone
  • Company Vehicle Provided During Working Hours
  • All PPE Safety Equipment Supplied
  • All Tools Provided
  • Large, Brand New, Heated Shop

How to Apply: Email or call us! info@oldgrowth-tree.com or 970.401.0274

Plant Health Care Technician (Noxious Weed Treatments)

Status: Full Time/Seasonal
Skill Level: Any/All
Salary: $17.00 – $25.00 per hour, DOE

Job Summary

We are looking for any experienced or entry level individual to work in our PHC department. Willing to train the right person and you can start ASAP!

This position is responsible for safe delivery and application of PHC services, including, but not limited to defensive driving of a PHC vehicle, monitoring pests, and application of pesticides. Experience with treating Noxious Weeds a plus as this will be the main focus of this position!

General Duties
  • Perform all noxious weed treatments, and occasional deep root injections, watering, and other PHC services.
  • Ensure PHC trucks are prepared, filled, and refueled for each workday.
  • Prepare and maintain records of personal pesticide use and monitoring forms, work orders, and equipment maintenance records.
  • Prepare and post public notices for pesticide applications or PHC treatments.-Prepare pesticide sprays and other PHC solutions for treatments.
Working Conditions
  • Performs services for a wide variety of clients in diverse locations from private gardens and backyards, to public spaces, or remote areas.
  • Majority of work time is spent in the field operating machinery or hand tools, performing PHC/arboricultural services, clean-up, and being courteous to customers.
  • Physical fitness and ability to work outside is required, with duty modification during specific seasons throughout the year.
Minimum Requirements
  • Minimum Education: High School Diploma.
  • A valid driver’s license. Clean Driving Record
  • Ability to haul a trailer.
  • Reliable and Dependable
  • Must be able to work independently.
Benefits
  • Competitive Pay
  • Paid Holidays after 30 Days
  • Sick Time Accrual: Immediate
  • 401K after 1000 hrs*
  • All PPE Safety Equipment Supplied

 

Tree Operations- Climber 

  • Location: Gypsum & Edwards, CO
  • Status: Full Time/Seasonal
  • Skill Level: Experienced
  • Salary: $19.00 – $30.00 per hour, depending on experience
Job Summary

We are looking for an experienced Climber to work with our tree removal department. 

This position will responsible for tree maintenance, pruning and removals on residential and commercial properties ​​using ropes, harness, saddle, and/or company bucket truck in accordance with company policy, ANSI z133 and A300 standards.

General Duties
  • Responsible for climbing, pruning and removing trees on residential and commercial properties.
  • Use of Aerial Lifts
  • Properly prepare, maintain and safely operate all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts.
  • Operate as part of a crew supporting the Crew Foreman.
  • Ensure excellent Customer Service
  • Complete all duties in compliance with AMTL safety policies, ANSI Z133.1, OSHA safety standards, and ANSI A300 Pruning standards.
Working Conditions
  • Majority of work time is spent in the field operating machinery or hand tools, climbing, arboricultural services, clean-up, and being courteous to customers.
  • Physical fitness and ability to work outside is required, with duty modification during specific seasons throughout the year.
  • Office work and time needed to complete paperwork, and attend meetings/training.
Minimum Requirements
  • Minimum Education: High School Diploma.
  • A valid driver’s license. CDL a plus or ability to obtain a CDL within 3 months of hire.
  • Reliable and Dependable
  • Having your own climbing equipment a plus
  • Climbing experience required
  • Good safety record.
  • Ability to work well with others. 
  • Education/Training in Arboriculture or tree removal an asset but not required.
  • ISA Certified Arborist is an asset.
  • Proficient in English; All forms of communication
  • Must provide references.
Benefits
  • Competitive Pay
  • Paid Holidays after 30 Days
  • Sick Time Accrual- Immediate 
  • 401K after 1000 hrs*
  • All PPE Safety Equipment Supplied

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