The Davey Tree Expert Company

Bucket Foreman | Jasper, AL

Huntsville, AL, US, 35816

Additional Locations: Jasper, AL , Cullman, AL

Requisition ID: 191413

Position Overview

 

Kent - Utility, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is pleased to offer a key opportunity as a Bucket Foreman | Bucket Foreperson

DUTIES

  • Provides crew supervision and line clearing and tree trimming services for major electric utility providers
  • Services provided include pruning treetops, repairing damaged trees by trimming or removal as well as removing broken limbs from wires, roofs, and other objects
  • Directs crew members and equipment as well as planning and executing the assigned work and tasks
  • Responsible to supervise and assist in the proper maintenance, preparation and operation of all tools and equipment including hand tools, chainsaws, chippers, and aerial lifts
  • Operates as part of a crew with supporting Groundmen and Trimmer/Climber
  • Ability to perform all above mentioned functions

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Driver’s license required. Commercial driver’s license preferred but not required
  • Certificates and Licenses if necessary
  • Pesticide license, if required by state law
  • Herbicide license a plus
  • Line clearance certification if working near utility transmission lines
  • ISA Certified Tree Worker certification or willingness to obtain
  • Electric utility tree trimming/climbing experience preferred

 

WHAT WE OFFER:

  •  Paid Time off and paid holidays
  •  Opportunities for advancement
  •  All job specific equipment and safety gear provided
  •  401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match
  • Employee-owned company & discounted stock purchase options
  •  Group Health Plan
  • Employee referral bonus program
  •  Locations throughout US in major cities and desirable areas
  •  Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety Specialists & Skills Trainers
  •  Scholarship Program for Children of Employees
  • Charitable matching gift program

*all listed benefits available to eligible employees

 

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The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected class, including race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, marital or familial status, disability, status as a protected veteran, status as an Aboriginal or Indigenous person, or other classification protected by law.

 

The Davey Tree Expert Company provides research-driven tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting for residential, utility, commercial and environmental partners in the U.S. and Canada. We care about our clients, each other and the world around us. We offer the resources, size and stability of a big company while maintaining the culture, entrepreneurial spirit and feel of a small one. We invest in our employees by offering industry-leading training, technology and benefits that lead to a rewarding and safe work experience at all levels. Wherever you want to grow your career, there’s a place for you at Davey. To learn more, visit Davey.com.

 

If you need assistance at any time, please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.

 

Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Davey is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers all qualified employees and applicants for all positions regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state, or local law.  It is our mandate that all matters related to the terms and conditions of employment and all treatment on the job be free of discrimination.  In addition, harassment based on any protected characteristic is strictly prohibited.

To preview Davey’s relevant EO/AA plan, please submit a written request to: The Davey Tree Expert Company, Attn: HR, 1500 N. Mantua Street, Kent, Ohio 44240.

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