Cape Ann Tree inc Gloucester, MA, USA
Feb 16, 2018Full time
Cape Ann Tree Service is a well established, mid-size company providing tree care, landscape, plant health care and masonry to an established clientele. We take pride in offering top-quality, customer focused services that emphasize preserving native species, proactive tree health care, contributing to our community, and helping clients achieve their artistic and aesthetic vision for their outdoor living space. We are looking for skilled candidates that are safety conscious, have a positive attitude, passionate about arboriculture, and have a desire to develop skills and knowledge continuously. Our tree care division focuses on all aspects tree health care from fine pruning to crane assisted removals. We offer a family-friendly work enviornment, competitive wages and benefits, and opportunities for continuing education and advancement. Qualifications At least 1 year of climbing and bucket operation experience. ISA or MAA Arborist Certification is preferred but not required. Valid driver's license (CDL preferred) and clean driving record. Ability to pass DOT physical. Valid first aid certification. Ability to demonstrate working knowledge of knots, ropes, and rigging devices used in tree pruning and removal. Ability to perform arduous manual labor at heights and under occasional adverse weather conditions. Responsibilities Follows current industry safety procedures. Perform professional tree maintenance activities by climbing or with the aid of an aerial lift device. Perform rigging operations safely and according to industry standards. Ability to use hand saws, pole saws, pruners, gas-powered chainsaws (etc.). Ability to work on a team in a productive and professional manner and assist other crews as necessary.