Title: Arborist Crew Leader

Location: Bolingbrook, IL
Date Listed: 05/22/2017
Application Deadline: 08/31/2017
Status: Full-Time
Reports to: Arborist Representative, Local Manager

Introduction: Want to work for a company with a track record that’s over 100 years old and treats every employee like a member of the family? What about a company who offers the best compensation package in its industry?

If so, keep reading to find out about this great opportunity at Bartlett Tree Experts. As we say, “Opportunity Grows on Trees!”

Bartlett Tree Experts is currently searching for an experienced Crew Leader/Climber.

The ideal candidates will have 3+ years' experience climbing with rope and saddle, and overseeing other employees in the tree care industry. Having a CDL is a big plus.

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  • 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

Bartlett Tree Experts provides every employee with:

  • Great Benefits & Competitive Compensation
  • Opportunity for a long term career with potential for growth
  • Relocation package for the right candidates

EOE/AA/women/minorities/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

To submit your résumé, you can do any of the following:

  1. Apply online
  2. Fax your résumé to 203-323-3631

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