Ready for change of scene?!!! Want to live in gorgeous Bend Oregon, where the skiing and rafting are a part of life! Live and work in a place people are lucky to vacation at.
$28/hour minimum with lots of opportunity to advance monetarily and within the company. Health insurance - we cover 100% of the monthly premium cost! Options for you to insure your family! Healthy insurance coverage begins 60 days after probation period.
MUST HAVE Arborist Climbing Experience to apply, this is NOT a training position.
We are looking for experienced Climber/Arborist who wants to further his/her climbing skills with our Central Oregon Arborist Company.
We are a successful, family owned arborist company in Central Oregon looking to add a great employee to our team by hiring a climber. Our moto is: We provide fair, safe, clean and prompt arborist services to a community we live in and care about. If you would like to expand your arborist skills and grow with our company we would like to talk with you. We are known for our safety, cleanliness and great customer service. If you also support these values, please apply.The successful candidate must be dependable, motivated, hardworking and have reliable transportation.
Applicants must be in top physical condition as this job requires a lot of physical agility and be adventurous as this is a thrilling but dangerous profession.
Valid Driver's License,
CDL is a plus
Must be able to run chainsaws and power pruners
Must be able to run a wood chipper
Must have rigging experience
Arborist certification would be a plus
Certified for Utility Line Work a major plus
Knowledge of horticulture methods, practices and materials
Knowledge of landscaping, maintenance of trees and woody plants
Experience as Arborist Climber
Knowledge of climbing practices, safety techniques, use of gear to remove and prune trees
Duties Include (but, are not limited to):
Removal of trees using climbing skills, or felling from ground
Has climbing equipment in good working order
Uses safety practices in all areas of the job
Pruning trees and/or woody plants
Knowledge of knots and rigging techniques
Good hearing for safety communications with ground man
The removal of any dead, diseased or declining trees and/or other woody plants
Chipping debris and yard clean-up, Load and stack firewood
Raking of chip or debris
Must be able to lift 150 lbs.
Other assigned tasks
This position would be full time with some flexible weeks between the end of December through February.
Pay is based on experience, raises and bonuses are based on experience and performance. Starting Pay is $28.00/hour after first week of working interview. During working interview all pay is $20.00/hour. Working interview to last no longer than 5 days or 40 hours whichever comes first. Please be prepared to show us a work history and referrals. We look forward to meeting you.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $50,000.00 - $75,000.00 per year