Groundperson - TRS Starting $17.24-19.10 DOE
Company: Trees, LLC - 492
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Job Title: Groundperson The groundperson is responsible for
gathering and feeding brush & debris into a woodchipper, scanning
areas from trip and fall hazards, ensuring other workers stay out
of the path of travel. This position is also responsible for
maintaining equipment and materials. TREES has developed a
reputation for professionalism, quality, safety, and dependability.
If this sounds like you, apply today! As a market leader in the
industry, TREES, LLC is one of the largest utility vegetation
management service companies in the United States. Job Type:
Full-Time +, Non-Exempt Pay: Competitive, Hourly Benefits:
Benefits Available and Vary per position and location
Essential Functions & Responsibilities:
Operate chainsaw to cut brush, logs and stumps of larger trees.
Drag, gather, and feed brush into wood chipper.
Services vehicles and equipment, maintaining them in neat, clean,
and specified mechanical order.
Must be 18 years-of-age or older.
Education & Experience
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
Entry-level position, no experience required.
Previous experience a plus.
Upon offer, employees may be required to subject and pass a
pre-employment drug screen, background and/or MVR check.
License & Certifications:
Driver's License Preferred, but not required
RARE (less than 10%): Sitting, Crawling, Climbing Poles, Color
Vision, Climbing Ladders, Climbing Stairs
OCCASSIONAL (up to 33%): stooping, kneeling squatting, body
twisting, sense of touch, climbing on/off truck, gripping, lifting
over 10 lbs. to 50 lbs., reaching, lifting, carrying, pushing,
pulling, climbing ladders, balancing, lifting over 50 lbs.
FREQUENT (up to 66%): standing, walking, manual dexterity, seeing
distant, seeing, reading, range of motion, hearing-speech range,
depth perception, climbing stairs, lifting up to 10 lbs.
CONTINUOUS (up to 100%): Sense of Touch, Gripping, Seeing,
Safety Due to the inherently dangerous nature of the industry and
requirements to work with or around hazardous equipment, employees
must have sufficient eyesight to judge distance/coordination of
equipment and tools, be able to maintain attention and
concentration for extended periods of time, be able to withstand
exposure to all kinds of weather while completing work assignments,
be able to wear personal protective equipment as necessary, be able
to enter and exit a vehicle numerous times a day, have the
endurance necessary to traverse various terrain, be capable of
performing job duties throughout a standard 8- or 10-hour day, be
able to communicate with others, read, write, and comprehend
written/verbal job instructions and information, and communicate
and handle conflict professionally. About Us: TREES, LLC is a
provider of professional vegetation management services to utility
and municipal customers nationwide. As the company has grown over
the past 60 years, so has the scope of the services we provide in
order to continuously meet the changing needs of our customers.
Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the
position with or without a reasonable accommodation. Individuals
with a disability who desire a reasonable accommodation should
contact the ADA Coordinator at 1-800-248-8733, ext. 1339. An Equal
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