Tree Crew Leader Needed in Columbus, OH

  • Kevin Masters Arborist Services
  • Columbus, OH, USA
  • Feb 13, 2020
Full time Boom truck operator Climber Foreman/Crew leader Management Safety and Training

Job Description

Kevin Masters Arborist Services is a full-service tree care company based in Worthington, Ohio. We are seeking to fill the position of TREE CREW LEADER

Duties will include:

*Oversight and leadership over 3 to 6 other employees while performing production work on residential and commercial properties, both to ensure safe work practices and high-quality work.

*Training and coaching of individual employees.

*Management of the shop such as delegating maintenance chores and providing inventory requests to the general manager.

*Performing work in tree care operations as needed, including climbing, aerial lift operation, large tree pruning, hazardous tree removal, ornamental pruning, cabling and bracing of trees, and ground work.

*Dedication to safe work practices as outlined in ANSI Z133.

*Driving company trucks to and from jobs.

*Follow and enforce company policies with the crew.

*Interface with clients to ensure customer satisfaction, answer questions, handle any on-site changes to the work order.

*Daily morning meeting to interface with the other managers of the company.

Candidate must:

*Be proficient and professional in all aspects of tree care and conduct in the workplace.

*Be able to climb, prune, and remove trees to industry standards with modern climbing and rigging techniques.

*Be ready to work outside all year long in all seasons.

*Have a valid driver’s license with at least a class B CDL and clean MVR.

*Have strong leadership and communication abilities, with a positive attitude to lead by example.

*Be on time to work every day.

*Be able to work a flexible schedule in regard to when the day is completed. General hours worked will be 7am until 4 or 5pm.

*Maintain a professional appearance.

*Must have high-school degree or GED.

*ISA certified arborist, TCIA CTSP, or any relevant college degree(forestry, horticulture, arboriculture) are highly desired value-added credentials.

We are offering:

*Competitive salary wage and benefits.

*Paid holidays and paid vacation.

*Training to advance your career and certifications.

*High quality tools to perform the job.

*Year-round employment Monday through Friday. No weekends unless major storm event.

*Relocation assistance negotiable based on needs and case by case basis.