Full Job Description


  • Knowledgeable about the daily maintenance and safe operation of all equipment commonly used in tree care.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Must have valid first aid certification or be willing to obtain one.
  • Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of all knots, ropes, and rigging devices used in tree trimming and removal operations.
  • Must know and understand all approved operating procedures that apply to aerial lifts.
  • Must be familiar with electrical hazards, appropriate operating procedures when in proximity to electrical conductors and aerial techniques in the event of an emergency aloft.
  • Must successfully complete a performance review.
  • Must be able to work and maneuver at considerable heights under varying and sometimes adverse weather conditions.
  • Must possess physical strength and agility, good balance, good depth perception, and the ability to hear verbal instructions from a distance.
  • Must be able to operate a bucket truck including positioning the truck and operating outriggers, and using the controls.


  • Report to office punctually each day prepared to work a full day.
  • Assist in preparing truck and materials needed for day’s work at crew leader’s direction.
  • Shall perform professional tree maintenance activities as directed by crew leader.
  • Shall help to maintain and keep track of all tools and/or equipment used in daily operation.
  • Shall perform pretrip inspections on equipment.
  • Shall constantly observe and practice aerial lift and tree maintenance skills in a continued effort to improve his own professional skills.
  • Shall use all equipment and perform all jobs safely, making accident prevention a part of daily conduct.
  • Shall be ready and willing to assist other crew members in all aspects of daily activities and shall be capable of taking a leadership role when required.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Paid Holidays


  • Monday to Friday


  • Tree Care: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Bucket truck: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work Location:

  • Christiansburg, VA