Climbing Arborist Crew Lead

  • Marble Tree Service
  • Forest Grove, OR, USA
  • Aug 16, 2020
Full time Climber Grounds person

Job Description

Marble Tree Service is a small tree care company currently operating with one full time crew and looking to add a second team. We are located in Forest Grove, OR; a growing town of 25,000. We greatly value our employees and are looking to add quality individuals to our team. Our work consists of mostly tree removal and pruning, with some plant health care and tree preservation. We have been in business since 2012. Over the years, we have worked hard to always do right by our customers and foster a strong presence and reputation in Western Oregon. 

Arborist Justin Marble is involved in tree climbing competitions and encourages employees to get involved with these events and other opportunities for growth. We will pay for your Certified Arborist test and study materials if you have not attained a certification yet or hope to add to your qualifications.

We are seeking to hire qualified and experienced individuals who can safely perform the whole spectrum of tree care operations. 

Pruning

Removals 

Light and heavy duty rigging

Cabling and Bracing

Driving Truck and Trailer to and from job sites

Loading and unloading trailers

Operate equipment such as stump grinders, mini skid steers, chippers, winches

Rigging operations both in a tree and on the ground 

Safely lift and move loads up to 75lbs

Use ladders, pole tools, chainsaws

Felling trees

Throwline competency :) 

...we could go on, but if you have worked in the industry, you know what this is all about. We get into a lot of challenging and exciting work and strive everyday to do that work in a safe and efficient manner. 

We are looking to hire one climber and one or two ground workers. Learning to climb is encouraged for all of our ground workers. 

Qualifications: 

High school diploma/GED

2 years industry experience 

Valid Driver’s license 

Arborist Certification is a PLUS

Tree Identification and Plant Biology Knowledge 

Compensation: 

Ground workers start at $20-25 an hour depending on experience 

Climbers start at $27-35 an hour depending on experience and certifications