Tree Pruner Climber

  • Ryan Lawn and Tree
  • Kansas City, MO, USA
  • May 06, 2019
Full time Climber Foreman/Crew leader Grounds person

Job Description

Your role: This full-time year round Arborist (tree climber) position will require pruning of trees and shrubs as well as large tree removals on residential and commercial properties in the Kansas City Metro area.

  • Prior experience with climbing, knots, chainsaw operation, power equipment and pruning is a plus, however additional on the job training will be provided.  
  • You need to be comfortable with heights, able to follow specific instructions, speak with clients (excellent communication skills) and work in a team environment.
  • You must be in good physical condition (repeated lifting and pulling).
  • Eventually you will be required to climb.

Preferred qualifications: 

  • College degree or industry experience is preferred. 
  • Lawn and tree care knowledge is a plus. 
  • On the job training will be provided.

Are you passionate about creating beautiful sustainable landscapes for others and tired of the typical seasonal layoffs? Do you love the outdoors? As an employee-owned company, Ryan Lawn and Tree has been providing rewarding year round careers in turf, forestry and irrigation for over 30 years.

Why work at RYAN?

  • We hire great people for our employee-owned company.
  • RYAN is a leader in the urban forestry field. You will become a partner in the highest quality lawn and tree company in the Midwest.
  • In addition to being a clean shaven, non-smoking & EEO company with advancement opportunities, RYAN offers an excellent benefits package, paid time off, and ownership with our Employee Stock Ownership Plan.