The Davey Tree Expert Company

Jarraff | Kershaw Skills Trainer | FL, MS, AL, SC

Kent, OH, US, 44240

Additional Locations: FL, MS, AL, SC

Requisition ID: 170475

Position Overview

Davey Utility Line Clearance, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is pleased to offer a key opportunity in the field of Utility Line Clearance as a Jarraff | Kershaw | Skills Trainer | FL, MS, AL, SC



Location: Southeast US (Gulf States: MS,FL,AL & SC. Bonus package included).



  • Train Operators in Operation of Jarraff / Kershaw, Skid Steer/ Rubber Tire Mulcher. Operation of machines for Safety, Efficiency & Maintenance of. 
  • Assisting Safety Department in updating the Davey Career Development Program
  • Assisting Education / Training as well as Safety Department with development and production of training aids
  • Serving as a resource for equipment questions, review and support
  • Assisting with formal arborist skills training programs
  • Assisting Field Management with implementation of new and existing safety and tree care techniques
  • “Train the Trainer” educational sessions in the field with crews for instruction and hands on training
  • Job Observations, inspections and verification of programs compliance
  • Schedule and direct safety education and training sessions
  • Communicate training needs with management



  • Three (3) years of leadership responsibility
  • Proficient in maintenance of machines
  • Proficient Operator of Side trimmers and mowers
  • Ability to train operators in the efficient cleanup behind the machines. 
  • Minimum of 5 years operator experience. 
  • Excellent communication skills



  • 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



Company Overview

Invest in your future. Join one of the largest Employee Owned companies in the nation!  Davey has a unique culture that focuses on the open exchange of ideas, community partnerships, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.  

We are currently looking to add a dynamic Regional Landscape Skills Trainer to our passionate team of Landscape professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day! 


We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, 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. 

The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at


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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