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Green Valley Tree, LLC is looking to fill several full-time year-round positions. With our current customer base, we have numerous landscape projects scheduled for the entire 2022 season.

Green Valley Tree is known for producing a very high level of service to our clients and compensates our employees accordingly.Wages will be based on experience and credentials. Please send applications to [email protected] with the subject line to include the position you are applying for or apply below. Green Valley Tree is an equal opportunity employer.

Groundman

Green Valley Tree, LLC is a busy, family-owned, residential and commercial full tree service. We are seeking a Groundman to join our small but mighty customer-focused team.

Looking for: an energetic individual that is committed to showing up every day and willing to learn.

Qualifications:

  • Driver’s license and clean motor vehicle record required
  • 1 year tree industry experience preferred
  • Must be able to work overtime during storm and busy season.

Duties:

  • Work with tree crew by dragging brush, cleaning up jobsite (operating leaf blower, rake), hauling debris from jobsite.
  • Assist climber with running ropes and other tasks from the ground.
  • Assist foreman with equipment maintenance, loading trucks with equipment in the morning
  • Provide quality customer service and proper job site clean-up.
  • Follow proper safety procedures when using equipment.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Driver’s license and clean motor vehicle record required
  • 1 year tree industry experience preferred
  • Must be able to work overtime during storm and busy season.

To find out more about what it is like here at Green Valley Tree, check us out on Facebook or Instagram.

Additional Information:

Full-time hourly position available. Pay compensation based on qualifications and experience.

To find out more about what it is like here at Green Valley Tree, check us out on Facebook or Instagram.

Tree Foreman

Green Valley Tree, LLC is a busy, family-owned, residential and commercial full tree service. We are seeking an experienced foreman and tree service climber to join our small but mighty customer-focused team. This position is full-time Monday-Friday.

Looking for: an energetic individual with a minimum of three years of experience in the tree care industry with strong leadership skills (or potential). Since this job requires employees to interact directly with customers, friendliness and customer service abilities are a must.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum class B CDL, clean motor vehicle record, and up to date medical card required
  • Must be able to pass a mandatory drug test
  • Must own proper climbing gear and pass gear inspection
  • Ability to effectively communicate with crew, customers and management
  • Applicators license preferred
  • Must be able to safely and efficiently remove trees of all sizes, with minimal impact to our client’s properties.
  • Must be able to work overtime during storm and busy season.
  • First Aid and CPR certified preferred
  • EHAP certification preferred

Duties:

  • Safely and productively lead a crew of 2-3 people in providing Arboricultural care for our clients
  • Provide the following services: trimming/pruning trees, full tree removals, hazard tree trimming and removals
  • Provide quality customer service and proper job site clean-up
  • Follow proper safety procedures
  • Direct crew members and equipment, plan and execute assigned work and tasks in a timely manner
  • Supervise and assist with proper maintenance, preparation and operation of all tools and equipment including but not limited to: chain saws, chippers and trucks
  • Operates as part of the crew by supporting Groundmen
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned

To find out more about what it is like here at Green Valley Tree, check us out on Facebook or Instagram.

Additional Information:

Full-time hourly position. Pay compensation based on qualifications and experience. Full benefits available after 90-day probationary period.

Sales Arborist

Green Valley Tree, LLC is a busy, family-owned, residential and commercial full tree service. We are seeking a sales arborist to join our small but mighty customer-focused team. This position is full-time.

Looking for: an energetic individual with a minimum of three years of experience in the tree care industry with a sales background. Since this job requires employees to interact directly with customers, friendliness and customer service abilities are a must.

Qualifications:

  • Valid drivers license and clean motor vehicle record
  • Must be able to pass a mandatory drug test
  • CT or ISA arborist license, or ability to obtain
  • Ability to effectively communicate with crew, customers and management
  • Applicators license preferred
  • Ability to learn to identify trees and shrubs common to the region, diagnose pests and diseases, and recommend corrective action or proactive management plans
  • Must be able to work overtime during storm and busy season
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and computer skills
  • Ability to pass criminal background check

Duties:

  • Play an integral role in developing and maintaining long term client relationships.
  • Visiting client properties, assessing their tree care needs, and providing scientific tree care recommendations.
  • Responsible for all areas of sales within an assigned territory, including selling, customer service, administration, production and training.
  • Establish, develop and maintain positive business and client relationships within the assigned territory
  • Prepare and provide proposals to clients utilizing sales process tools, software and other technologies
  • Supervise work to be performed, ensuring jobs are completed based on the signed contract and to the client’s satisfaction
  • Set up personal sales expectations with immediate supervisor and prepare to meet sales goals
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned

To find out more about what it is like here at Green Valley Tree, check us out on Facebook or Instagram.

Additional Information:

Full-time hourly position with commission. Pay compensation based on qualifications and experience. Full benefits available after 90-day probationary period.

Equipment Operator

  • 1-3 years experience
  • Clean driving record
  • Work with team members cohesively
  • Pass pre-employment drug test
  • Current valid medical card
  • Company Safety Policy adherence
  • Meeting and Working with Clients and Other Contractors
  • CDL, Osha 10 and any additional credentials are a plus
  • Operators must have experience in operating chainsaws, running mini excavators, stump-grinders, wood chippers, skid steers, mechanized tree clearing experience.

*Candidates must have a minimum of two years of safe work practices, clean driving record, and quality references. Each will receive training and certification of electrical hazard awareness.  A pre-employment drug test and background check will be required for all applicants.

Green Valley Tree is committed to providing the safest and best work environment in our industry. Only qualified applicants need apply. Come join a fantastic team and learn why we are the “leaders of the tree care industry”. Complete this application and then email your resume to [email protected], if you have one.

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Check all boxes for which you have experience:

Do you have any other experience doing tree work?(Required)
Are you EHAP certified?
Do you have your OSHA 10 (or higher) certification?
Are you First Aid/CPR and AED certified?
Are you a certified flagger?
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VEHICLE ACCIDENT REPORT

Vehicle Accident Record for past 3 years or more (attach sheet if more space is needed) Driving positions only, do not disclose your own injuries. Must be 21 years of age or older

Have you ever been denied a license, permit, or privilege to operate a motor vehicle?(Required)
Has any license, permit, or privilege ever been suspended or revoked?
Are you physically able to safely perform these job duties with or without a reasonable accommodation?(Required)

Ability to Perform Essential Functions of the Job (All Production Positions): All production positions are physically demanding. Entry-level Employees in these positions are expected, within a reasonable time after they commence employment, to be able to do tree work. This work includes climbing trees and removing tree limbs using various hand and power tools on a continuous basis during an eight to ten hour shift; removing and disposing of tree limbs using various mechanized tools, which can require lifting and carrying from 50- to 100-pound loads. Most entry-level employees may also be required to obtain state licenses to apply pesticides and engage in duties that require exposure to various chemicals and pesticides. Application Verification and Acknowledgement I certify that the information contained in the application is correct to the best of my knowledge and understand that falsification of this information may result in refusal to hire or, if hired, dismissal. I authorize any of the persons or organizations referenced in this application to give you any and all information concerning my previous employment, education, or any other information they might have, personal or otherwise, with regard to any of the subjects covered by this application and release all such parties from all liability for any damage that may result from furnishing such information to you. I authorize you to request and receive such information, in the process of my being considered for employment by your company. I agree to conform to the guidelines of the company and acknowledge that these guidelines may be changed, interpreted, withdrawn, or added to by your company's sole option and without any prior notice to me. I further acknowledge that my employment may be terminated, and any offer of employment, if such is made, may be withdrawn, with or without cause, and with or without any prior notice at any time, at the option of the company or myself. I understand that no representative of the company has any authority to enter into any agreement for employment for any specified period of time, or assure or make some other personnel move, either prior to or after commencement of employment or make any agreement contrary to the foregoing unless in writing, signed by the president of the company. I acknowledge that I have been advised that this application will remain for no more than 90 days from the date it was made. I understand that any handbook or memorandum or other writing given to me shall not constitute express or implied contract of employment. I understand and acknowledge that any offer of employment is expressly conditioned upon my completion of a pre-employment medical questionnaire, a review by the company's physicians of responses to that questionnaire and any other medical records that the company may wish to obtain, satisfactory completion of any medical examinations that may be required by the company, and a determination by the company that I am qualified to safely perform the job sought without a significant risk of future injury. I further understand that even though this review process may take several weeks, any offer of employment remains conditional until it has been approved by the company's personnel officer.