Equipment Operator

  • Davey Tree Expert Co.
  • Dulles, Virginia, United States
  • Jun 09, 2017
Full time Crane Operator

Job Description

Equipment Operator - Dulles, Virginia

The Davey Tree Expert Company has opportunities in the field of Urban Forestry, as an equipment operator, capable of operating a National stick-crane, a Prentice log loader and a Kubota articulating tractor. Davey is a leader in the Residential-Commercial tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada.

Job Duties: Positions involve operating a mobile equipment during tree removal on Residential and Commercial work places. Responsible for equipment and crew safety when removing trees on Residential and Commercial work places. Assist in all job functions as a member of the crew.

Qualifications: Prefer a minimum of two (2) years mobile equipment operating experience and training which provides the necessary operations skills, knowledge and abilities as required. Experience in Tree Removal is preferred

The applicant must: Have general knowledge of different mobile equipment used for tree removal.
Be capable of successfully passing a mobile equipment operations certification test. Commercial Driver's License is required. Class A CDL (or ability to get Class A CDL) and experience driving trucks, especially those involving auxiliary equipment such as cranes and loaders, is preferred.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time hourly position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Davey Tree offers competitive wages, excellent benefits Health-Care; PTO; 401-K retirement Plan) and full-time position includes option to buy company stock after one year. Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen, E-verify Social Security Number verification, and criminal background check required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and Davey Tree Surgery are Equal Opportunity Employers. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.