Arborist Crew Leader

  • Bartlett Tree Experts
  • Los Gatos, CA, USA
  • Jun 17, 2019
Full time Climber Foreman/Crew leader

Job Description

For over 100 years, Bartlett Tree Experts has been providing residential and commercial property owners science-based solutions and expert care for trees and shrubs. Our growing 1,600-person team encompasses highly skilled, knowledgeable professionals, who are dedicated to delivering quality service. We are continually recognized as an industry leader, with a safety record that is unsurpassed in the arboricultural profession.

We are seeking experienced Arborist Crew Leaders who have a passion for preserving and caring for trees. This position will involve pruning and general maintenance of trees and shrubs on commercial and residential properties. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supervise and manage tree care crew while performing all aspects of tree care services, as directed by the Arborist Representative and Local Manager
  • Review scope of work and safety issues with the Arborist Representative prior to beginning each work assignment
  • Ensure that each crew member is trained appropriately for each designated job assignment
  • Demonstrate the ability to manage a crew safely
  • Ensure that all tree care work is performed in accordance with industry and company standards
  • Interact with clientele in order to help ensure job satisfaction
  • Bring a cooperative and enthusiastic attitude to the job site

QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least 3 years of climbing (DdRT or SRT) and bucket operation experience in the tree care industry
  • A current commercial driver’s license or ability to attain a CDL is a must  
  • Degree in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Plant Science, Landscape Management, or a related field is preferred but not required
  • ISA Arborist Certification is preferred but not required

 

The F. A. Bartlett Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.