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!

 

Tree Operations Specialist I, II, III 

  • Location: Gypsum & Edwards, CO
  • Status: Full Time/Seasonal
  • Skill Level: Any/All
  • Salary: $17.00 – $23.00 per hour, depending on experience
Job Summary

Tree Operations Specialist I, II, & III:

We are looking for any experienced or entry level Tree Operations Specialist to work in our tree removal department. Willing to train the right individuals! 

These positions are responsible for all groundwork, including the operation of various pieces of power equipment. They frequently assist the Crew Leader with aspects of their work. They observe all safety rules to guarantee a clean and safe work zone. 

General Duties
  • Drive specialized trucks to various work sites around the valley.
  • Choose and load necessary daily equipment.
  • Perform daily inspections of equipment and vehicles.
  • Utilize specialized mechanical instruments such as: an air spade, chipper, skid steer, and stump grinder.
  • Operate hand equipment including but not limited to chainsaws, rakes and blowers.
  • Ensure all tools, equipment, and materials are well maintained and accounted for prior to and after completion of each job.
  • Choose and inspect personal protective equipment.
  • Inspect worksites and identify risks.
  • Direct vehicle and pedestrian traffic.
  • Aid climber with appropriate tools and safety protocols.
  • Remove limbs and debris to the disposal area (this includes raking and basic yard cleanup).
  • Maintain a high level of quality in all work performed.
  • 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, 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
  • 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
Benefits
  • Competitive Pay
  • Paid Holidays after 30 Days
  • Sick Time Accrual: Immediate 
  • 401K after 1000 hrs*
  • All PPE Safety Equipment Supplied
  • All Tools Provided

How to Apply

Please apply with your resume to info@oldgrowth-tree.com

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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