Oregon Tree Care is seeking an experienced Climbing Arborist to join our Tree Care Services team in Portland.
Responsible for climbing, pruning and removing trees on residential and commercial properties
Complete all aspects of Tree Pruning, Removal, Cabling & Bracing by working as both climber and ground crew
Pruning treetops, repairing damaged trees by trimming or removal, as well as removing broken limbs from wires, roofs, and other objects
Operate Chippers, Trucks, Bucket trucks, or special equipment
Maintain issued climbing gear, chainsaw, and shared crew equipment
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION:
Must have 1-2 years' professional tree care experience (experienced climbing arborist)
Valid Driver’s License required
Ability to satisfactorily perform Tree Climber duties
Ability to climbing trees with closed or open climbing system
Pruning to ANSI A300 standards
Operating chippers and chainsaws
Bucket truck experience preferred
Safe working experience
Customer service skills
Strong tree ID skills, installation experience of cables, bracing and lightening protection are preferred but not required
Full time hourly position (compensation based on qualifications and experience)
Potential for overtime
Medical and Dental plans
Paid time off Vacation, Holiday Pay, Sick leave
401K retirement plan
Please email your resume with subject line "Climbing Arborist Applicant" No calls please.
PROVIDING ETHICAL & PROFESSIONAL TREE TRIMMING SERVICES TO THE PORTLAND / VANCOUVER AREA
Preserving our natural environment through proper care and technique.
Oregon Tree Care is a unique company in one of Arboriculture’s premier locations. We want the very best for your trees, your home, and your property. Our ethical and professional approach focuses on community and tree preservation. We help our clients truly appreciate everything their trees have to offer.
Damien and his team take pride in precision, skill, and community development through their work and philanthropic ventures. He currently resides on the Board of Directors for a local group, Ascending The Giants, who complete expeditions to track the champion trees of the world.