Date: Apr 10, 2018

Location: Shelbyville, TN, US, 37160

Company: The Davey Tree Expert Company

Requisition Number:20121 
​Company Name: Wolf Tree 
Service Line: 6UTL - Wolf Utility 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: No Diploma 
Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year 
Relocation Available: [[relocation]] 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

 

 

POSITION: Groundman — Wolf Tree

Starting Date:
Applications accepted until suitable candidate is selected.

Wolf Tree, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is pleased to offer a key opportunity as a Groundman.

DUTIES

  • Provides support for the other crew members by controlling lowering ropes, limbs and persons from aloft
  • Supplying tools for tree workers
  • Controlling road and sidewalk traffic as needed by use of warning devices and other methods
  • Cutting, chipping and loading brush and wood and proper job site cleanup
  • QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Driver’s license required. Commercial driver’s license preferred and may be required, depending on job requirements
  • 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
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    Full time hourly position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Generous performance incentive plan. Davey offers excellent benefits, the opportunity to buy Davey stock after 1 year, and industry related training and special Davey training courses.

    Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and CLS are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.

    Visit Davey Website: WWW.DAVEY.COM Job Opportunities & Company Profile Information

     

     

    Wolf Tree, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of utility and residential tree care services and is based in Knoxville, Tenn.  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 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com

    If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at ed.help@davey.com.


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