Dowling Tree Service, Inc. is currently searching for experienced climbers.
The ideal candidates will have 3+ yrs experience climbing with rope and saddle in the tree care industry.
Candidates must have experience overseeing other employees.
We are looking for candidates who are looking for a long term career with a company.
Supervises and manages tree care crew while performing all aspects of tree care services, as directed by the arborist representative or local manager
Understands and demonstrates proficiency in all aspects of the ground person and climber positions
Reviews scope of work and safety issues with the arborist representative prior to beginning each work assignment
Ensures that each crew member is trained appropriately for each designated job assignment
Participates in and conducts all job site safety briefings with crew members
Ensures that all crew members utilize all required personal protective equipment
Understands and instructs crew members on proper job site security procedures
Ensures that crew members conduct tree risk assessments prior to working on trees
Ensures that all tree care work is performed in accordance with industry and company standards
Ensures that all equipment safety and maintenance procedures are followed
Performs administrative functions pertaining to crew management
Interacts with clientele in order to help ensure job satisfaction
Understands financial aspects of each job assignment
Supervises all crew members during the performance of all assigned work
Ensures that crew members develop an understanding of plant health care procedures
Leads by example
Reports for duty at the designated location on time each day
Follows directions from the arborist representative and local manager
Ensures that all safety rules and company safety policies are adhered to
Participates in all safety training sessions offered, asks questions, and improves job safety skills
Communicates well with all crew members and crew leader
Strives to improve job skills and develop the potential for upward mobility
Responsible for carrying out other duties as assigned by the arborist representative, or local manager