Trimmer/Climber (CDL Required) - $20.98-25.63/Hour DOE -TRS
Company: Trees, LLC - 492
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: September 25, 2022
Job Title: Trimmer/Climber (CDL Required) This position trims,
tops, and reshapes trees to remove low-hanging, dead, and excess
branches, providing clearance for utility powerlines. 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 Available and Vary per position and location
Essential Functions & Responsibilities:
Trims and/or removes trees, branches, trunk sections
Operate and service all required tools/equipment.
Cuts and splits large debris into manageable pieces.
Sprays areas with equipment to prevent further growth.
Feeds brush & debris into wood chipper.
Repairs minor job-related-damage to lawns, fences, and
Services gasoline, air, and hand-powered tools and other
Relays hand-signals, directs traffic, drives, and operates trucks
and equipment, as assigned.
Keeps trucks and work area clear and orderly.
Safeguards employees and public from hazards in and around work
Cooperates with customer, police, and fire departments when
blocking street or driveways.
Sets up barriers, warning signs, flags, markers, etc. to protect
employees and public.
Trained to perform tree and bucket rescue.
Assists training new employees.
Assumes responsibility for the inspection and proper working
conditions of tools, truck, and other work equipment.
Requests repair or replacement, when necessary.
Maintains good housekeeping on truck and at work locations.
Performs other related work, as assigned by superiors.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
No fear of heights.
Excellent hand-to-eye coordination.
Able to walk, climb, and work from ladders, various heights, on
uneven and slippery surfaces, performing mentally/physically
demanding work under unfavorable weather conditions while handling
equipment or material.
Able to work with hands above head for extended periods of
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 complete and pass a
pre-employment drug screen, background, and/or MVR check.
License & Certifications:
Valid commercial Driver license (CDL) required.
Must have own transportation to and from the show up location.
RARE (less than 10%): Sitting, Kneeling, Crawling, Color Vision,
OCCASIONAL (up to 33%): Stooping, Squatting, Climbing On/Off Truck,
Climbing Ladders, Pushing, Reading,
FREQUENT (up to 66%): Carrying, Pulling, Lifting up to 50 lbs.,
Balancing, body-twisting, Hearing/Speech Range, Lifting, Lifting up
to 10 lbs., Manual Dexterity, Reading, Speaking Clearly,
CONTINUOUS (up to 100%): Standing, Sense of Touch, Gripping, Seeing
Distant, Reaching, range-of-motion, Depth Perception, Lifting over
10 lbs. to 50 lbs., Climbing Poles
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, 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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