Tree Climber/Groundman

NaturChem Careers

NaturChem Inc.

Virginia Tree Climber/Groundman

You *must* apply on NaturChem’s website: www.NaturChem.net/careers

NaturChem is seeking an experienced Tree Climber/Groundman for our crew in Virginia. The Climber/Groundman will report to the manager performing services for various vegetation management customers across the territory. Our office is located in Farmville, VA.

The Work:

Working outside at various customer sites across the territory to control vegetation for our customers (transportation, utility, industrial, etc.). There will be an opportunity to learn a variety of services and equipment. This job requires frequent standing, walking, bending, pulling, and lifting in changing environmental conditions.

Skills Required Include:

·       Cutting, trimming, pruning, shaping, and removing trees and branches

·       Cabling, bracing, bolting, guying trees and branches

·       Collecting, piling, and disposal of trimmings and felled trees and branches

·       Perform maintenance of trees and surrounding brush to clear and access power lines and other identified items

·       Using equipment such as chippers, grinders, and chainsaws

·       Using rigging equipment such as hooks, belts, ladders, bucket trucks, and similar, as required

·       Maintaining tools and equipment to ensure a hazard-free work area

NaturChem’s Requirements to apply:

·       A minimum of two (2) years of experience in a similar role as a Tree Climber/Groundman or similar

·       Must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to obtain a CDL

·       Good physical strength, fitness, vision, and hearing

·       Ability to climb, stand, walk, kneel, and stoop

·       Ability to lift and transport heavy items up to 100 lbs.

·       Willingness to work during unfavorable weather conditions

Salary:

$40,000 – $60,000 depending on experience and certification

Preferred:

·       Five (5) years of experience

·       CDL-A

·       Arborists or Rigging Certificate

·       Herbicide or Forestry License/Certificate

APPLYING:
Clicking “apply” on Indeed is not your last step. You *must* apply on NaturChem’s website: www.NaturChem.net/careers to be considered by the local hiring manager.

·       Please visit our website: www.NaturChem.net/careers and state on the form the position and location for which you are applying. Ex: Tree Climber-VA

NaturChem, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, NaturChem, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

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