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Job Time Type: Full Time (30 Hours or More)

Job Description:

Using sophisticated climbing and rigging techniques, cut away dead or excess branches from trees or shrubs to maintain right-of-way for roads, sidewalks, or utilities, or to improve the appearance, health, and value of the tree. Prune or treat trees or shrubs using chainsaws, handsaws, hand pruners, clippers, and power pruners. Works off the ground in the tree canopy and may use truck-mounted lifts.

General Tasks:

Climb trees, using climbing hooks and belts, or climb ladders to gain access to work areas. Cutaway dead and excess branches from trees, or clear branches around power lines, using climbing equipment or buckets of extended truck booms, or chainsaws, hooks, handsaws, shears, and clippers. Hoist tools and equipment to tree trimmers, and lower branches with ropes or block and tackle. Cable, brace, tie, bolt, stake, and guy trees and branches to provide support. Clean, sharpen, and lubricate tools and equipment. Inspect trees to determine if they have diseases or pest problems. Operate shredding and chipping equipment, and feed limbs and brush into the machines. Supervise others engaged in tree trimming work and train lower-level employees. Trim, top, and reshape trees to achieve attractive shapes or to remove low-hanging branches. Clear sites, streets, and grounds of woody and herbaceous materials, such as tree stumps and fallen trees and limbs. Collect debris and refuse from tree trimming and removal operations into piles, using shovels, rakes, or other tools. Load debris and refuse onto trucks and haul it away for disposal. Remove broken limbs from wires, using hooked extension poles. Operate boom trucks, loaders, stump chippers, brush chippers, tractors, power saws, trucks, sprayers, and other equipment and tools. Provide information to the public regarding trees, such as advice on tree care. Prune, cut down, fertilize, and spray trees as directed by tree surgeons. Transplant and remove trees and shrubs, and prepare trees for moving. Trim jagged stumps, using saws or pruning shears.

Minimum Age: 18

Hiring Requirements: Drug Testing/Screening, Motor Vehicle Record Check

Education Level: No Minimum Education Requirement

Requires a Drivers License: Yes, Operator License

Minimum Salary: 37.00 Hour

Maximum Salary: 41.00 Hour

Pay Comments: DOE (Depends on Experience)

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Vacation, Sick Leave, Retirement/Pension

HOW TO APPLY: Applications will be submitted through Indeed @

Employer Information:

P31 Enterprises Inc 4288 Highway 70

Oroville, CA 95965

Phone: (530) 533-0732

Minimum Hourly Wage: 37.00
Maximum Hourly Wage: 41.00

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Motor Vehicle Record Check