A Senior Tree Surgeon assists the Tree Maintenance Supervisor in planning and supervising tree surgery and tree trimming work, estimates job costs, and performs skilled tree surgery and trimming.
Some of the core duties that job incumbents will perform, may require that he/she:
Graduation from high school or evidence of equivalent educational proficiency, preferably supplemented by courses in tree surgery arboriculture, horticulture, agriculture and supervision.
Three years of experience in tree surgery that includes trimming, pruning, and felling. Experience must also include the trimming of tall tress using ropes, safety belts, and other climbing apparatus
Insurance: Fully paid medical/dental/vision premiums for employee and all dependents
Vacation: Up to 27 days of PTO (15 PTO days + 12 Paid Holidays) plus Sick Time
Retirement: Membership in the California Public Retirement System (CalPERS)