The Davey Tree Expert Company

Shop Fleet Mechanic | Kent, Ohio

Kent, OH, US, 44240

Additional Locations: NA

Primary Locations: OH, Kent, 1550 Franklin Ave, 44240 

Requisition ID: 186805

Position Overview

Come join one of the nation's oldest and largest Green Industry companies! Due to our growth and expansion, we are looking to add another team member to our growing Davey Shop. We service vehicles for our fleet that spreads to almost every state in the country!

Located in Kent, Ohio. Davey was named the company with the largest growth for the City of Kent for the 2022 fiscal year. Are you ready to grow with us?

Job Duties

Looking for someone that wants to grow with our employee-owned company and keep our fleet running strong. We install new equipment on chassis and repair existing vehicles in the fleet including engine work, brake work, front end work, chipper repairs, aerial bucket repairs, sprayers, chip trucks, pick-up trucks, we also do our own DOT’S. Helps to have experience in hydraulics and welding but not required since we do inhouse training. More details upon interview start your exciting carrier today by applying for shop mechanic with Davey Tree.  

Full-time, 1st Shift positions--maintenance/repair and other mechanical work on company’s equipment fleet.

Hours 7 am to 3:30 pm, Monday-Friday-start & end times may vary

Seasonal overtime is available.


What We’re Looking For: 

  • Experience in truck mechanical repairs, diesel engines, and hydraulics  
  • Ability to complete the Davey Tree First Aid, CPR and defensive driving course upon hire  
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds  

Additional Information

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  

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 Mechanic to our passionate team of tree care professionals.  Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day! 

Divisional Overview


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: None 

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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Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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