Arborist/Foreman

  • St. Louis Tree Pros
  • Remote
  • Oct 01, 2019
Full time Climber Foreman/Crew leader Tree planter

Job Description

Reports to: The Climber/Foreman will report to the manager and owner of St. Louis Tree Pros.  

Starting Date:  

Company Overview: 

Join a thriving locally owned and operated company passionate about St. Louis Trees and Landscapes.  Since 2015, St. Louis Tree Pros has used best arboriculture practices to satisfy customer’s needs, keep our employees safe on the job, and care for the greater St. Louis area Ecosystem. 

Responsibilities and Duties: 

  • Perform all aspects of tree pruning, maintenance, and removals safely while adhering to ISA best practices. 
    • Including, but not limited to: pruning, removal of deadwood, installation of cables, bracing,  and removal of hazardous trees. 
  • Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment. 
  • Lead a small ground crew in a respectful and professional manner. 
  • Communicate professionally with homeowner’s when necessary. 

Requirements: 

  • 2 to 3 years tree care experience
  • demonstrated climbing ability of large trees for pruning, ability to access tips of trees
  • Efficiently removing trees of all sizes in technical locations
  • Degree in Horticulture or Forestry preferred

Pay

  • Starting at $25/hour
  • starting salary based on experience and education 
  • Benefits included: Paid holidays, partial tuition remission for qualifying degree, and more.