Climbing Arborist

  • Blue River Forestry & Tree Care
  • Longmont, CO, USA
  • Jan 06, 2021
Full time Climber Foreman/Crew leader

Job Description

At Blue River Forestry & Tree Care, we are committed to the conservation and care of Boulder County’s urban forest. We offer all aspects of arboriculture, including tree trimming, tree removal, and plant health care. We take pride in our professionalism, our commitment to safety and the quality of tree services we offer. Blue River Forestry & Tree Care is currently seeking well rounded, educated and preferably certified, tree climbers to join our team.

When you join our team, you’ll join a crew that loves the Front Range communities and the vibrant environment of our urban forest. We’re proud to offer competitive benefits that show the value we place in our Blue River Forestry & Tree Care family.

We offer:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health insurance benefits
  • Dental
  • Competitive salaries
  • Continuing education and training
  • Year round employment

Qualifications:

  • Climbing experience utilizing rope and saddle when pruning, knowledge of knots, chainsaw operation and chipper operation.
  • General knowledge of maintenance of gear and equipment
  • Skilled Colorado tree and shrub identification
  • Experience with Aerial Lifts (bucket trucks) desired
  • Familiarity with ANSI standards
  • Driver’s License required ability to be insured on company policy, CDL a plus
  • Minimum experience - 1 year climbing experience.

ISA Certification not required, but is preferred.

Pay is commensurate with experience

Please visit our website to apply with our online application :

https://bluerivertreecare.com/about/employment/