Ground Operations Arborist

American Arbor LLC
Job Description

Ground Operations Arborist

The Ground Operations Arborist will be an integral part of the tree crew, responsible for assisting with tree removal by gathering, loading, and transporting tree debris with equipment.


  • Compensation dependent on experience and education

  • Full-time, year-round position


  • Use loaders, trailers, chippers, and dump trucks, as needed

  • Operate and maintain chippers, chainsaws, loaders, trucks, and all other equipment safely

  • Assist with driving, parking, backing up, and emptying of trailers and trucks

  • Enforce ANSI industry safety standards and procedures, as well as company safety policies

  • Help removal and pruning arborists to set-up and clean-up Job sites

  • Analyze, set-up and maintain proper traffic control and work zone safety practices.

  • Learn and demonstrate high safety standards, equipment inspection, proper pruning, rigging, and tree felling skills. 

  • Responsible for carrying out other duties as assigned by Foreman, or other supervisor. 


  • Interest in working outdoors year round performing manual labor in all weather conditions. 

  • Class A CDL 

  • Clean MVR

  • Be able to exert physical effort while standing, walking and lifting material/objects with the ability to be mobile 100% of work time

  • A Professional appearance and attitude

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Punctual

  • Some basic tools are provided, otherwise you are required to provide your own tools

  • Must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen

  • Willingness to further knowledge and grow within the company.


Interested applications can apply through our website, or our Facebook Page,  

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